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Vehicle 59186

Class 104

BR Diagram 582

Builder: BRC&W
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30295
Diagram: 582


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 50478 during this period are:

4w/e 22/03/58 New to 5B (Crewe South)
Apr-58 Transferred to 18A (Toton)
4w/e 29/12/62 Transferred to 17A (Derby Etches Park)
Sep-63Depot code change16C (Derby Etches Park)
4w/e 09/10/65 Transferred to 9D (Newton Heath)

Allocations for 59186:

Jan-71 Listed at 9D (Newton Heath)
May-73Depot code changeNH (Newton Heath)
04/02/83 Transferred to BX (Buxton)
09/12/84 Withdrawn from BX (Buxton)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:

50478 59186 50530 As delivered to 5B - 4w/e 22/03/58
50478 59186 50530 Noted 1st June 1958



Date: May 1964

A three-car Class 104 set is seen at Water Orton, East of Birmingham, in May 1964. The centre car is M59186 allocated at the time to 5B. Michael Mensing.


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