Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30601
03/06/64 - Bradford (Exchange) Station, NER
Collision involving Class 108 / Steam
Info from Bill Read, Malcolm Paul and Peter Mullen
The DMU descended the steep gradient into the station and collided with the stationary parcels train at about 50 mph. The leading car was destroyed. Damage to the steam locomotive and M52059 was minimal. More Details.
Class 108 DMBS M51944 after colliding with a parcels train at Bradford Exchange, 3rd June 1964. It provides a view of the rear end of a Class 108 with the original style exhaust. Malcolm Paul Collection.