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Vehicle 59479


Class 118

BR Diagram 601

Builder: BRC&W
Type: High Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Lot Number: 30544
Diagram: 601

Images:

DMU

Date: 5th November 1983

Set number: B439

A busy scene at Gwaun-cae-Gurwen as the participants of the 'Glamorgan Frieghter' railtour get their photographs during a stop. The tour ran from Paddington on 5 November 1983, the centre car is 59479 and the DMBS is 51348. Chris Lings.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 21st August 1982

Set number: B439

Class 117/118 set B439 (DMS W51390 + class 118 TC W59479 + DMBS W51348) at Weymouth waiting to work its service to Bristol, Saturday 21st August 1982 Iain Reid.

DMU

Date: 5th November 1983

Set number: B439

The Glamorgan Freighter railtour seen at Pantyffynon, 51348 leading set B439 with 59479 behind. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 5th November 1983

Set number: B439

The 'Glamorgan Freighter' railtour during its stop at Swansea East Depot on 5 November 1983. It was formed of B439 (51348 / 59479 / 51390), L406 (51341 / 59493 / 51383) & L120 (55020) Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 5th November 1983

Set number: B439

The 'Glamorgan Freighter' railtour during its stop at Onllwyn on 5 November 1983. The vehicles visible are 51348, 59479 and 51390. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 5th November 1983

Set number: B439

The 'Glamorgan Freighter' railtour at Onllwyn on 5 November 1983. The visible vehicle from left to right are 51341, 51390, 59479 and 51348. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 6th September 1988

Set number: 480

Class 118 set 480 (W51327 closest, presumably with 59479 + 51312) with the 12:40 Cardiff - Hereford service awaiting departure from Cardiff Central on September 6, 1988. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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