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Vehicle 56196 / 54196


Class 108

BR Diagram 640

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30409
Diagram: 640

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

56196 - original number
54196 - from May-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: 11th March 1989

Class 108 E54196+E53606 at Helwith Bridge on the 11th March 1989 with the 13.03 Leeds-Carlisle. Kevin Law.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 21st July 1958

Whitby station on July 21st, 1958. Less than a month old, E50605 (presumably with 56196) is at the front of the 5.40pm Whitby - Middlesborough service, formed of a two-car 108 and two-car 101. They are awaiting the arrival of the 4.25pm ex-Scarborough before they depart as a combined train. Michael Mensing.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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