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Vehicle 50926 / 53926 / 977814


Class 108

BR Diagram 543

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30460
Diagram: 543

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50926 - original number
53926 - from Aug-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
977814 - from Oct-92 (departmental stock)

Department Use as ADB977814

Sandite / Route Learner From 10/92 to 2/94. Carried set number LO909

Images:

DMU

Date: 7th August 1987

A three-car Class 108 set led by 53926 on August 7, 1987. Location unknown, the vehicle was allocated to Swansea Landore depot at the time. Steve Davies Collection.

DMU

Date: 16th August 1989

Set number: S940

Class 108/101 hybrid set S950 (presumably 53926 + 59381 + 53319) passes the signal box as it arrives at Whitland on Wednesday 16th August 1989 with the 1051 Swansea - Pembroke Dock service. Colin Brooks.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 16th August 1989

Set number: S950

The 10:51 Swansea - Pembroke Dock service heads away from Whitland on August 16, 1989 past a mixture of Colour lights and lower quadrant Semaphores signals. It is formed of set S950 (presumably 53319 + 59381 + 53926). Colin Brooks.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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