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Vehicle 56150

Class 103

BR Diagram 645

Builder: Park Royal
Type: Low-Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30287
Diagram: 645


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 50395 during this period are:

Nov-57 New to 6G (Llandudno Junction)
Apr-58 Transferred to 3C (Ryecroft)
Jun-60Depot code change21F (Ryecroft)
Sep-63Depot code change2G (Ryecroft)
w/e 07/01/67 Transferred to 6A (Chester)

Allocations for 56150:

Jan-71 Listed at 6A (Chester)
May-73Depot code changeCH (Chester)
circa Nov-82 Withdrawn from CH (Chester)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:

50395 56150 As delivered to 6G - November 1957
50400 56150 Noted 15/09/81



Date: 10th June 1973

M56150 at Chester, 10th June 73. David Mant.

The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:


Date: 12th April 1977

Class 103 50409 + 56150 at Crewe on April 12th, 1977. It carries a Chester set number in the cab window - possibly CR209. Rex Holt.


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