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Vehicle 50480 / 53480


Class 104

BR Diagram 558

Builder: BRC&W
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30294
Diagram: 558

Allocations

w/e 25/05/57 New to 9A (Longsight)
Jun-57 Transferred to 9D (Buxton)
Sep-63Depot code change9L (Buxton)
May-73Depot code changeBX (Buxton)
circa Oct-82 Transferred to NH (Newton Heath)
Mar-84 Transferred to CW (Cricklewood)
22/07/84 Withdrawn from CW (Cricklewood)

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50480 - original number
53480 - from Mar-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50428 59136 50480 As delivered to 9A - w/e 25/05/57
50428 59136 50480 Noted 17th June 1957
50428 59136 50480 Noted 16th September 1957
50423 59138 50480 Noted 24/05/80

Images:

DMU

Date: January 1977

BRCW M50480 on it's lonesome passing through Stockport in January, 1977. Note the 'repair' the the side of the cab half way up. Arnie Furniss.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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