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Vehicle 56103

Class 100

BR Diagram 537

Builder: GRC&W
Type: Low-Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30279
Diagram: 537


LMR didn't publish trailer car details until late in 1968. Although not 100% reliable, if it is assumed that the trailers remained with the same power cars, the allocations for 50348 during this period are:

Aug-57 New to 9D (Buxton)
Sep-57 Transferred to 5D (Stoke)
Jan-58 On loan to 8E (Brunswick)
Jun-58 Transferred to 3C (Ryecroft)
Oct-58 On loan to 18A (Toton)
4w/e 29/11/58 Ex-loan back to 3C (Ryecroft)
Jun-60Depot code change21F (Ryecroft)
Sep-63Depot code change2G (Ryecroft)
3w/e 31/01/65 Transferred to 2H (Monument Lane)
3w/e 30/04/66 Transferred to 2G (Ryecroft)
3w/e 30/06/66 Transferred to 6A (Chester)

Allocations for 56103:

3w/e 30/03/69 Transferred to 9A (Longsight)
May-73Depot code changeLO (Longsight)
Dec-82 Withdrawn from LO (Longsight)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:

50348 56103 As delivered to 9D - August 1957
50348 56103 Noted 14/05/77

No images of the vehicle available.

The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:


Date: 14th May 1977

Class 100 set M50348 + M56103 arrives into Manchester Piccadilly on May 14, 1977. Rex Holt.


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