Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30364
50911 - original number
53911 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
Class 116 set P317 seen in Plymouth Laira depot, circa 1978. Presumed to be 50911 closest. Malcolm Clements.
50911 heads P317 when seen at Scorrier on the 16th April 1981. Steve Davies Collection.
Class 116 DMU set C317 in Penarth station in 1987, with red Welsh dragon on the cab front. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Set C377 arrives into Chippenham station early in 1988. The Class 116 power cars are presumably 53911 and 53858, and the Class 101 centre car is probably 59539. Michael Mensing.
C377 (W53911 + W53858) arrives at Cardiff Bute Road where it will terminate with the 15:45 from Caerphilly on August 31st, 1988. Hamish Stevenson.
C377 (53911 + 53858) leaves Treforest working the 12:42 Treherbert - Barry Island on the 19th April 1989. Gazza Prescott.
Class 116 set C317 (W53858 + W59034 + W53911) approaches Barry Island station where it will terminate with the 14:13 ex-Treherbert on August 6th, 1987. Hamish Stevenson.