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Vehicle 50272 / 53272 / 78713

Class 111

BR Diagram 616

Builder: Met-Camm
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Rolls Royce 180hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30268
Diagram: 616

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50272 - original number
53272 - from May-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
78713 - from P2/85 (single engine conversion)



Date: 11th May 1990

Class 111 E78713 reaching the final stages of cutting at Vic Berry's on 11.05.90. Surface Stock.

The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:


Date: 13th May 1988

A Metropolitan-Cammell 2-car set with E78713 on the rear arrives at Barnetby on 13th May 1988. 20100 can just be discerned behind the signalbox heading up the hill light engine. Note at this date only the three-doll bracket signal exists. The two separate home signals were presumably added at a later date. Syd Young.


Date: 29th April 1990

E51809, E78969, E78713 and E51183 at Vic Berrys, Leicester on 29-4-90. Kevin Dowd.


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