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Vehicle 50129 / 53129


Class 116

BR Diagram 554

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30213
Diagram: 554

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50129 - original number
53129 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: 4th March 1982

Set number: C303

Class 116 set C303 (50129 + 59037 + 50129) at Merthyr on the 4th March 1982. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 14th December 1985

Set number: C303

Class 116 set number C303 with 53129 closest is seen at Tyseley on 14.12.1985. It was based at Cardiff at the time, hence the Valley Train branding and the red dragon on the front. Andy Cole.

DMU

Date: 1986

Set number: C303

Class 116 set C303 (presumably 53129 + 59037 + 53087) at Bargoed in 1986. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: 1987

Manchester Victoria in 1987, and Class 116 W 53129 meets Sprinter set 150 253. Shayne Lewis.

DMU

Date: 1987

Set number: C303

Class 116 set C303 (presumably 53129 + 59037 + 53087) departs from Porth station in early 1987. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: March 1987

Set number: C303

Class 116 set C303 (53129 closest, presumably with 59037 + 53087) south of Abercynon in March 1987. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: 17th October 1987

Still carrying its "W" prefixes class 116 W53129+W59037+W53087 approaches Woodley, Manchester on the 17th October 1987. Kevin Law.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: C303

Refurbished Class 116 set C303 (50087 closest, presumably with 59037 + 50129) on the rear of a formation at Cardiff Central in the late 1970s. John Law.

DMU

Date: 1986

Set number: C303

Class 116 set C303 (presumably 53087 + 59037 + 53129) in Bargoed station in 1986. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: 1987

Set number: C303

Class 116 set C303 (presumably 53087 + 59037 + 53129) enters Porth station in early 1987. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: 14th October 1988

53832 (front), 53051 (rear, top, with red star branding) and 53129 (rear, bottom) at Vic Berry's on 14/10/88. Ian Francis.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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