Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30299
|26/11/58||New to||53B (Hull Botanic Gardens)|
|Jan-60||Depot code change||50C (Hull Botanic Gardens)|
|May-73||Depot code change||BG (Hull Botanic Gardens)|
|2w/e 23/01/77||Transferred to||NL (Neville Hill)|
|2w/e 03/07/77||Transferred to||GF (South Gosforth)|
|w/e 06/07/80||Transferred to||NH (Newton Heath)|
|04/02/83||Transferred to||BX (Buxton)|
|19/03/89||Transferred to||CH (Chester) PMSX|
|23/10/89||Withdrawn from||CH (Chester) PZQZ|
1st January 1988 - In blue & grey livery
8th September 1988 - Seen at Buxton depot, waiting for new wheelsets
11th October 1989 - Seen out of use at Chester depot
19th October 1989 - Listed as withdrawn/out of use
|50561||59207||59228||50582||As delivered to 53B - 26th November 1958|
|50574||59207||59220||50577||Transfer to NL - 2w/e 23/01/77|
|50794||59207||50761||Noted 14th February 1981 - part of 6-car Rossendale Farewell special|
|BX489||53932||59207||51569||Listed at BX - circa Jul-85|
|BX489||53932||59207||51569||Listed at BX - circa Dec-85|
|53932||59207||51569||Listed at Buxton - Summer 1986|
|BX373||53932||59207||51569||Listed at BX - May 1988|
|BX373||51569||59207||53932||Noted circa Jul-88|
|CH373||53932||59207||51569||Noted 23rd April 1989|
The Rossendale Farewell railtour seen at Bury Bolton Street, formed of M50794 (105 DMC), M59207 (104 TS), M50761 (105 DMBS) and M50453 (104 DMBS), M59161 (104 TC), M50505 (104 DMC). 14/2/81. Andy Pullar.
Class 104 DMU set BX487 (DMBS M53434 nearest camera, presumably with 59207 + 53424) waits at Manchester Piccadilly with a train for Buxton - 20/11/1983. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
Blue-grey liveried set BX486 arrives into Manchester Piccadilly on the 1st April 1984. The formation is believed to be 53424 + 59207 + 53434. Dennis Taylor.
Class 108 hybrid set BX489 is seen in Manchester Piccadilly station circa 1985. It is presumably formed 53932 + 59207 (Class 104) + 51569. John Law.
BX489 (M51569 + M59207 + M53932) part of the Buxton allocation is a 1960 built Derby Lightweight dmu, with its class 104 TSL center car, passes through Buxworth cutting with the Summer Sundays only Buxton - New Mills Central-Buxton Peak Rail Ramber service, in this view heading back to Buxton. 21st July 1985. Andrew J Crowther.
With "Excursion" on the blinds, set BX489 (51569, 59207 & 53932) is seen at Dewsbury on 29/3/86. Malcolm Clements.
Class 108 set CH373 (M53932 + M59207 + M51569) is on 2H07, the 14:07 to Manchester Piccadilly, while N669 (M53528 + M59187 + M53454) waits to return to Piccadilly at 14:34 on 2T42, 6/5/89. Kevin Dowd.
Set CH323 (presumably CH373 51569 + 59207 + 53932) approaches Llandudno Junction on the morning of Wednesday 30th August 1989. Colin Brooks.
M53520, M53468, M53306, 53472, E53195, M59207, M53466, E53263, M53425, M59155, M59183, M59148, 53541 withdrawn at Chester station sidings, 9/12/89. Kevin Dowd.