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Vehicle 50244 / 53244


Class 101

BR Diagram 619

Builder: Met-Camm
Type: Low-Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30263
Diagram: 619

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50244 - original number
53244 - from Mar-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: 18th February 1984

53244 at the front of the 'Norseman' railtour, seen at Bedale on the 18th February 1984. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 18th February 1984

The Hertfordshire 'Norseman' railtour at Bedale on the 18th February 1984. The vehicles visible are 53244 + 59084 + 53149 and 53295 + 53150. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 18th February 1984

The 'Norseman' railtour at Redmire on the 18th February 1984. The visible vehicles are 53244 + 59084 + 53149. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 18th February 1984

53244 during the Eastgate stop of the 'Norseman' tour on 18th February 1984. It was loco hauled tour to Darlington, where the passengers transferred to a 7-car Class 101 formation for the trip to Redmire and Eastgate. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 18th February 1984

The 'Norseman' railtour prepares to leave Eastgate for Darlington on the 18th February 1984, with 53244 at the front. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 21st July 1989

Set number: 357

Met-Camm power-twin 53244 + 53198 seen ECS at Dalmeny station on July 21, 1989, heading towards the capital. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 2nd September 1989

Set number: 357

Set 357 (53244 + 53198) heading into the tunnels at Princes Street Gardens towards Haymarket on the 2nd September 1989. Hamish Stevenson.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 18th February 1984

The 'Norseman' railtour at Redmire on the 18th February 1984, a 2 + 2 + 3-car formation. From this end the vehicles were 51219 + 53188, 53150 + 53295, 53149 + 59084 + 53244. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 28th August 1989

Set number: 357

Two car Class 101 set 357 (53198 + 53244) is seen in Stirling station with the 15:42 Edinburgh - Dunblane service on the 28th August 1987. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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