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Vehicle 51947


Class 108

BR Diagram 634

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30601
Diagram: 634

Images:

DMU

Date: 26th February 1983

Class 108 DMU, M51947 (DMBS) + M52062 (DMC) sit in platform 3a at Crewe, 26th Feb 1983. Note that the unit is a power twin and fitted with headlights for working over the Central Wales line. Paul James.

DMU

Date: 26th June 1983

Derby Class 108 DMU 51947 + 52062 in blue livery Chester TMD 26-6-83. On Tour With the Class 13 Army.

DMU

Date: 23rd February 1986

Set number: BX496

With Disley showing on the blind, Buxton based Derby class 108 dmu BX496 with it's BRC&W center car (M51947 + M59155 + M52062) slows for the Chapel-en-le-Frith stop on 23rd February 1986. The line between Disley and Hazel Grove was closed every Sunday around this time for the construction of the Hazel Grove Cord. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 3rd September 1986

Set number: BX496

Class 108 M51947 beside Class 104 M53456 at Buxton on September 3, 1986. Surface Stock.

DMU

Date: 17th March 1990

Set number: CH628

Class 108 set CH 628 (presumably 51947 + 53634) is outnumbered by second generation units at Nottingham on Saturday March 17th, 1990. Colin Brooks.

DMU

Date: 6th July 1991

Set number: T064

51947 leads set T064 at Grantham on July 6, 1991, presumably with 53634. John Carter.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 4th November 1985

Set number: BX496

BX496 a 3 car Buxton allocated Derby built class 108 dmu with a class 104 trailer car, comprising of M52062 + M59155 + M51947, climbs the 1-60 bank up towards Norbury Hollow level crossing with a Manchester Piccadilly - Buxton working, 4th November 1985. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 23rd November 1985

Set number: BX496

Buxton allocated Derby built 1960 class 108 dmu BX496 (M52062 + M59155 + M51947) is seen at rest on it's home depot, 23rd November 1985. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 28th February 1988

Set number: BX492

Class 108 M52050 + M59389 + M51947 BX492 at Chapel en le Frith on the 28th February 1988 with a Buxton - Manchester Piccadilly service. Kevin Law.

DMU

Date: 27th January 1989

Set number: CH628

A Class 108 set at Blaenau Ffestiniog on June 27, 1989. 53634 is closest, presumably with 51947 as set CH628. John Carter.

DMU

Date: 9th May 1990

Set number: CH267

51920 + 54276 + 53634 + 51947 waiting to leave Crewe for Holyhead on 9/5/90. Sparegang.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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