Builder: Pressed Steel
Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30546
With 'cut' buffers on the DMBS, Class 117 set L419 (presumably 51356 + 59508 + 51398) arrives into Langley station on August 1, 1981. Steve Davies Collection.
W51356 is the DMBS in L419 when seen at Oxford on 25/6/83. Ian McDonald.
Class 117 DMBS W51356 leads W59508 & W51398 (set L419) as they approach Reading's country end bay platform completing a stopping service from Oxford, Sunday 31st July 1983 Iain Reid.
Class 117 set L419 (presumably 51356 + 59508 + 51398) at Southall circa May 1985. Stuart Mackay Collection.
On an unknown date 51356 leads class 117 set 117702 into Harringey Green Lanes on a Barking service. Ian Buck.
Class 117 two-car set L702 at Gospel Oak in 1993. John Law.
Set L702 gets a wash inside Bletchey TMD. Undated. Graham Baker.
On a foggy 23rd December 1994 set 117702 at Clapham Junction on the West London line service. Ian Buck.
Class 117 car 51356 on the rear of a Willesden Junction bound West London line service at Kensington Olympia on 28th April 1995. Ian Buck.
Class 117 DMBS 51356, set number L702, is seen at Kensington Olympia with a working from Clapham Junction to Willesden Junction on 20.09.1996. Today these services are incredibly busy, especially during the peak times. Andy Cole.
Arriving at Apsley Guise class 117 set 117702 on 15th October 1998. Ian Buck.
Class 117 car 51356 leads set 117702 into Bow Brickhill on 15th October 1998. Ian Buck.
51356 at Upper Holloway on 13th August 1999. Ian Buck.
Out of service at Bletchley Depot 51356 on 3rd October 2000. Ian Buck.
Pressed Steel vehicles at Paddington on the 16th September 1983. 55029 is attached to 51356. Hamish Stevenson.