Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150hp
Lot Number: 30612
|04/02/61||New to||66C (Hamilton)|
|3w/e 30/04/66||Transferred to||67A (Corkerhill)|
|4w/e 31/05/69||Transferred to||66C (Hamilton)|
|May-73||Depot code change||HN (Hamilton)|
|10/01/82||Transferred to||AY (Ayr)|
|29/06/86||Stored U.||AY (Ayr)|
|11/07/88||Transferred to||ED (Eastfield)|
|19/12/91||To departmental stock|
12th July 1985 - Seen in Strathclyde orange & black livery
1st November 1989 - Seen in Strathclyde orange & black livery
1st November 1989 - Seen with aluminium window mountings
52023 - original number
977762 - from Dec-91 (departmental stock)
Sandite From 12/91 to 11/92.
|51997||59794||52023||As delivered to 66C - 4th February 1961|
|129||51997||59794||52023||Listed at 66C - 1972|
|143||51997||59794||52023||Listed at HN - mid-May-78|
|429||51989||59795||52023||Listed at HN - 01/02/81|
|107425||51985||59797||52023||Listed at AY - 17/06/84|
|107429||51989||59795||52023||Listed at AY - 25/03/85|
|51989||59785||52023||Noted 12th July 1985|
|107429||51989||59795||52023||Listed at Ayr - Summer 1986 - Strathclyde livery|
|107429||51989||59795||52023||Listed at AY - 23/03/87|
|107429||51989||59795||52023||Listed at AY - Jan-88|
|107429||51989||59795||52023||Listed at ED - circa August 1988|
|51989||59795||52023||Noted 1st November 1989|
|107029||51989||59795||52023||Listed at ED - 08/10/90|
|spare||52023||Listed at ED - Jul-91|
|107026||51986||59803||52023||Listed at HA - Aug-91|
|107026||51986||59803||52023||Listed at HA - Nov-91|
The passengers disembarking from The Ayr Restorer railtour at Giffen on 10-04-82. Gordon Thomson.
107429 (with presumably 52023 at the front) and 101360 with 53158 at the front sit in platforms eight and seven of Glasgow Central circa 1987. Andrew McConnell.
Looking along the magnificent cantilever railway bridge which spans the Firth of Forth, between North Queensferry and South Queensferry, as a Strathclyde liveried Derby Heavyweight class 107 dmu 107429 (52023 + 59795 + 51989) passes us by with a north bound working on 8th July 1987. Known as the Forth Bridge the bridge is designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is a symbol of Scotland. Andrew J Crowther.
Class 107 set 107729 (presumably 52023 + 59795 + 51989) is an unusual visitor to Inverurie in May 1989. Norman Smart.
52023 / 51989 depart Falkirk Grahamston on the 12:29 to Glasgow Queen Street, 23/1/90. Hamish Stevenson.
107729 (presumably 51989 + 59795 + 52023) waits in Inverurie station in May 1989. Norman Smart.
Set 107729 is a 2-car formed of 51989 / 52023 when seen entering Falkirk Grahamston on the 12:29 to Glasgow Queen Street, 23/1/90. Hamish Stevenson.