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Vehicle 56303


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: 30445
Diagram: 537

Allocations

4w/e 23/11/57 New to 64A (St Margarets)
3w/e 31/10/65 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
4w/e 07/05/66 Transferred to 67A (Corkerhill)
3w/e 02/07/66 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
3w/e 17/06/67 On loan to South Gosforth
2w/e 01/07/67 Transferred to South Gosforth
3w/e 03/10/70 Transferred to 32A (Norwich)
May-73Depot code changeNO (Norwich)
Sep-73Depot code changeNR (Norwich)
18/12/75 Withdrawn from NR (Norwich) - condition / surplus

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


51111 56303 As delivered to 64A - November 1957
51111 56303 Transfer to 66C - 3w/e 31/10/65
51111 56303 Transfer to 67A - 3w/e 30/04/66
51120 56303 Transfer to 32A - 3w/e 03/10/70
41 50363 56303 Listed at NR - 19/07/75

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

Withdrawn in 1975, 56303 lingered for a few years before arriving at Snailwell for disposal in 1980. Taken sometime in that period, at either Ely or March which were popular storage places for withdrawn stock. AA McLean.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 1st July 1972

Set number: 68

51118 & 56303 comprise set 68, seen at Brundall on the 1st July 1972. Tim Stubbs.

DMU

Date: 1st July 1972

Set number: 68

Set 68 (51118 & 56303) seen in Norwich back yard on the 1st July 1972. Tim Stubbs.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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