Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30545
Suburban set L475 led by 51323 (with 59475 behind) is seen making some smoke at Southall. It has Reading General on the destination blind, date unknown. Stuart Mackay Collection.
A Class 118 DMU at Newcastle on 13/11/1987. DMS 51323 illustrates WM (West Midlands PTE) logo and red triangle across the cab front (minus the Welsh dragon that would usually accompany this). The car behind appears to be a class 101 TBS(L), and TransPennine coach TSO(L) 5396 forms the backdrop. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Cars 51323 59475 53220 are seen about to enter Newcastle station - the first two are Class 118s, 53220 just visible at the rear was Class 101. Having recently transferred from South Wales, leading car 51323 carries the red chevron, which was usually accompanied by a red dragon, but the latter has evidently been painted out. 20/01/1988. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Class 118 DMS 51323 in Vic Berry's yard on April 3, 1988. Malcolm Clements.
Class 118 set L475 makes a smoky departure from Southall. Date unknown. The centre car is 59472, the DMS on the left is 51323, the DMBS will presumably be 51308. Stuart Mackay Collection.