Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30363
7th February 1989 - Seen as spare at Newton Heath Dean Lane sidings
50857 - original number
53857 - from Jul-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
TS547 M53857 leans into the curve at Wood End on the 16:20 Stratford-on-Avon to Birmingham Moor Street while TS542 arrives on a Stratford service, Tuesday 12th April 1983. PJ Evans.
A Strathclyde 107/101 hybrid between two suburban sets in Birmingham New Street in 1984. Nearest the camera is Class 116 M53857, followed by Class 107 vehicles SC51990 and SC59802 and Met-Camm Sc51803. Graeme Phillips Collection.
The Ruddington Requiem railtour at Lawfield on 9/6/84. It was formed 53910 + 59130 + 53857, 53055 + 59611 + 53116, 53318 + 59114 + 53328. Chris Lings.