Set TS512 (M50051 + M59358 + M50113) is an unusual visitor at Thornaby on March 1st, 1981, for tyre turning John Carter.
A couple of Class 116 DMUs on an empty stock working from Tyseley to New Street have just passed Small Heath, January 1985. The rear vehicle is 53113 (set TS 512). Stephen Burdett.
Refurbished Class 116 set TS515 (presumably 51143 + 59015 + 50050) is seen on the on the Abbey St spur at Nuneaton Trent Valley in 1979. Michael Mensing.
At Birmingham Moor Street in April 1987 a class 116 dmu waits to leave for Stratford upon Avon. It seems to be set TS516 (the DMBS closest is presumably 53074). Stephen Burdett.
M50056 heads set TS518 through the snow at Hatton at January 1979. Michael Mensing.
Oval buffered set TS518 enters Hatton station in early 1979. Michael Mensing.
Refurbished Class 116 set TS520 is seen at Nuneaton on April 28, 1979. Michael Mensing.
M53905 leads set TS520 into Warwick station on July 10, 1987. Malcolm Clements.
M53826 is the DMBS on the rear of set TS520 seen departing from Warwick station on July 10, 1987. Malcolm Clements.
Set TS521 is seen on April 11, 1981, between Leamington Spa and Warwick. It is a hybrid set formed of two 116 vehicles with a GRC&W Class 100 DMBS on the rear. Steve Davies Collection.
Class 116 set TS522 (M50078, M59022, M50109) with the 16:41 Birmingham Moor Street service at Stratford upon Avon on August 1st, 1979. Met-Camm 50312 is on the left. John Carter.
A Class 116 DMU at Birmingham Moor Street in 1987, awaiting departure with the 16:35 Birmingham Moor Street - Shirley suburban service. Graeme Phillips Collection.
DMUs were unusual sights on the single-track Leamington Spa - Coventry line, normally exclusively the preserve of freight and inter-city trains. On December 3 1983, three-car TS523 trundles through Kenilworth Common with a special shuttle from Coventry to Leamington Spa due to bridge repairs at Oxford. Mel Holley.
Refurbished Tyseley Class 116 set TS526 is seen arriving into Four Oaks with the 6.29pm Longbridge - Lichfield service on the 30th May 1978. Michael Mensing.
A 47 on a NE/SW working awaiting departure, with a class 116 suburban DMU set no. TS526 formed 53070 - 59612 - 53095 stabled in the rain at Birmingham New Street, 07/Mar/1987. Robert Chilton.
Class 116 set TS529 (led by 50828, presumably with 59713 + 50127) is seen in Sutton Coldfield in 1979. Michael Mensing.
Two Tyseley 116 dmus (TS543 in plain blue (with 50053 presumably closest) and a refurbished set) waits their next working from platform 3 at Stratford upon Avon. Date unknown. Stephen Burdett.
Tyseley set TS 539 - formed of 51146 59443 51133 - sits in its home depot on 20 June 1976. Robert Frise.
Class 116 set TS639 (M53075 + M59717 + M53119) seen at Stratford-upon-Avon, 03-06-84. Vincent Haworth.
M50921 is at the front of a Class 116 set seen at Whiteacre in February 1978. The set number in the window seems to read TS543. Michael Mensing.