Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Inter City
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Buckeye
Gangway Type: Pullman
Engines: Albion 230hp
Lot Number: 30703
|Mar-63||New to||CDF (Cardiff Canton)|
|Apr-68||Transferred to||81D (Reading)|
|May-73||Depot code change||RG (Reading)|
|28/02/76||Transferred to||CF (Cardiff Canton)|
|w/e 18/12/76||Stored||CF (Cardiff Canton)|
|2w/e 09/04/78||Transferred to||BG (Su)|
|w/e 08/10/78||Reinstated||BG (Hull Botanic Gardens)|
|19/08/84||Withdrawn from||BG (Hull Botanic Gardens)|
|52089||59821||59238||52099||As delivered to CDF - March 1963|
|RDG509||52089||59827||52104||Listed at 81D - circa Aug-70|
|L709||52104||59827||52089||Noted 8th June 1974 - Noted on 1Z15 08:35 Paddington - Exeter with L715 W52095+59822+52096 and L712 W52092+59820+59238+52097.|
|C709||52089||59827||52104||Listed at CF - 31st December 1977|
4w/e 30/12/72 - Dual AWS fitted
Jun-75 - WR AWS removed
A Class 123 set departs from Huddersfield on June 8, 1979, with DMBS 52089 on the rear. Malcolm Clements.
E52089, E59826, E59773 and E52103 in the old Green Eyre platform at Lancaster Castle on the 19th August 1982. Robert Frise.
DMBSL E52089 heads a class 123/124 'hybrid' DMU with a service for Sheffield and Manchester at Brocklesby Junction, North Lincolnshire - 09/03/1983. © 2014 - 53A Models of Hull Collection. Scanned from the original 35mm monochrome negative; photographed by John Turner. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
E52103, E59773, E59826 and E52089 are seen in the old Green Eyre platform at Lancaster Castle on the 19th August 1982. Robert Frise.