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Vehicle 59187


Class 104

BR Diagram 582

Builder: BRC&W
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30295
Diagram: 582

Allocations

LMR didn't publish trailer car details until late in 1968. Although not 100% reliable, if it is assumed that the trailers remained with the same power cars, the allocations for 50479 during this period are:

4w/e 22/03/58 New to 5B (Crewe South)
Apr-58 Transferred to 18A (Toton)
4w/e 29/12/62 Transferred to 17A (Derby Etches Park)
Sep-63Depot code change16C (Derby Etches Park)
11/09/65 Transferred to 9D (Newton Heath)

Allocations for 59187:

Jan-71 Listed at 9D (Newton Heath)
May-73Depot code changeNH (Newton Heath)
2w/e 15/05/82 Transferred to BX (Buxton)
p/e 16/05/83 Transferred to BX (Buxton) - already there?
19/03/89 Transferred to CH (Chester) PMSX
05/05/89 Withdrawn from CH (Chester) PCHX

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50479 59187 50531 As delivered to 5B - 4w/e 22/03/58
50479 59187 50531 Noted 1st June 1958
BX483 53430 59187 53491 Listed at BX - circa Jul-85
BX483 53430 59187 53491 Listed at BX - circa Dec-85
51941 59187 52056 Formation change - BX - 2w/e 14/05/86
51941 59187 52056 Listed at Buxton - Summer 1986
51947 59187 51565 Formation change - BX - circa Dec-86
BX380 51947 59187 53634 Listed at BX - May 1988
N669 53454 59187 53528 Noted 06/05/89

Images:

DMU

Date: May 1991

Class 104 centre car M59187 at Snailwell in May 1991. Surface Stock.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 24th January 1985

On a cold and snowy day Buxton based BRC&W class 104 3 car dmu M53430, M59187, M53491, is seen in its home town waiting to take out the next service to Manchester Piccadilly. 24th January 1985. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

Heading down the gradient between Disley and Middlewood on 6th May 1989 is a BRC&W Newton Heath allocated 3 car set N669 (53528, 59187, 53454), with the 104 DMUPG "Buxton 104 Farewell" on a special Buxton-Manchester Piccadilly non stop run. By this time the 104's had been displaced by 108's which in turn were being displaced by the new Sprinters, so this might well have been the last visit of a 104 to Buxton. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

Passing through the village of Furness Vale is BRC&W Newton Heath allocated 3 car set N669 (53454, 59187, 53528), with the 104 DMUPG "Buxton 104 Farewell" on a special Manchester Piccadilly-Buxton non stop run on 6th May 1989. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

53454 + 59187 + 53528 at Buxton. on the 6th May 1989. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (53454 + 59187 + 53528) arrive at Buxton with the 104 DMUPG "Buxton 104 Farewell" which had just worked in non stop from Manchester Piccadilly on 6th May 1989. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53528+M59187+M53454) running into Manchester Piccadilly as 5T41 ex-Longsight. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53454 + M59187 + M53528) running into Manchester Piccadilly as 5T41 ex-Longsight. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53454+M59187+M53528) at Manchester Piccadilly having arrived ex-Longsight to work 2T41, the 13:08 to Buxton on 6/5/89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: CH373

Class 108 set CH373 (M53932 + M59207 + M51569) is on 2H07, the 14:07 to Manchester Piccadilly, while N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) waits to return to Piccadilly at 14:34 on 2T42, 6/5/89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) waits at Buxton to return to Piccadilly on the 14:34 (2T42) on 6/5/89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 6th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) awaiting to depart Buxton on the 14:34 to Manchester Piccadilly, 6/5/89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) on 2M41, the 14:49 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly at Romiley on 10-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53454 + M59187 + M53528) departing from Romiley on 2M41, the 14:49 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly on 10-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) passes through Romiley on 5H68, the 17:23 Marple to Manchester Piccadilly on 10-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

Class 104 Set N669 (M53454 + M59187 + M53528) arrives at Romiley on 2H68, the 16:49 Manchester Piccadilly to Marple on 10-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

Set N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) at Romiley on 2H68, the 16:49 Manchester Piccadilly to Marple on 10-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

Set N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) departing Romiley on 2H69, the 18:43 New Mills Central to Manchester Piccadilly, 10-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

Class 104 set N669 (formed of M53454 + M59187 + M53528) arrives at New Mills Central on 10-5-89. Stuart Broome.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) waiting to depart New Mills Central with 2H69, the 18:43 to Manchester Piccadilly on 10-5-89. Stuart Broome.

DMU

Date: 10th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) seen at Hague Bar on 10/5/89, working 2H69, the 18:43 New Mills Central to Manchester Piccadilly. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 11th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 M53528 + M59187 + M53454 arrive at New Mills Central on 2M39, the 12:42 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly, 11-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 12th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 M53528 + M59187 + M53454 arrive at Whaley Bridge on the 09:08 Buxton to Manchester Piccadilly, 12-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 12th May 1989

Set number: N669

N669 53454(Nearest, rear vehicle)+ M59187 + M53528 depart Whaley Bridge on the 09:08 Buxton to Manchester Piccadilly on 12/5/87. Note Royal Mail bags being thrown from 57217. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 20th May 1989

Set number: N669

53454 + 59187 + 53528 wait in Llandudno station with the 13:36 to Llandudno Junction. The six blue-grey vehicles behind will form a subsequent departure, and there's a Tyseley suburban set on the left. Lewis Bevan.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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