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Vehicle 50522 / 53522


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

4w/e 25/01/58 New to 5B (Crewe South)
Apr-63 Transferred to 5D (Stoke)
3w/e 30/04/66 Transferred to 9A (Longsight)
4w/e 04/02/67 Transferred to 9D (Newton Heath)
May-73Depot code changeNH (Newton Heath)
10/06/84 Transferred to BX (Buxton)
circa Jul-84 Transferred to CW (Cricklewood)
10/05/87 Transferred to NH (Newton Heath)
14/05/89 Transferred to CH (Chester) PCHX
04/09/89 Withdrawn from CH (Chester) PCHX

Notes

1st January 1988 - Has NSE symbol on one side

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50522 - original number
53522 - from 1983 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50470 59178 50522 As delivered to 5B - 4w/e 25/01/58
53455 53522 Noted 15/10/84
53541 53522 Listed at NH - 1st January 1988
N679 53541 53522 Listed at NH - March 1988
53541 53522 Noted 15th March 1988
N679 53541 53522 Noted 4th April 1988
N679 53541 53522 Listed at NH - May 1988
N679 53541 53522 Listed at NH - May-88
N679 53541 53522 Noted circa Jul-88
N679 53541 53522 Listed at NH - 16th July 1988
N679 53541 53522 Noted 6th September 1988
N679 53541 53522 Noted 18th September 1988

Images:

DMU

Date: 26th December 1985

Class 104 53522 is seen on 26.12.1985 stabled at Tyseley carriage sidings amongst various other Class 104's. Note the Manchester symbol on the bodyside. Andy Cole.

DMU

Date: 16th April 1988

Set number: N679

53522 (and presumably 53541) is seen as part of N679 at Manchester Oxford Road on the 16th April 1988. Gazza Prescott.

DMU

Date: 15th September 1988

Set number: N679

Class 104 N679 (53522 + 53541) with another set at Manchester Victoria on 15/9/88. Rex Holt.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 9th May 1989

Set number: N679

A two car Newton Heath allocated BRC&W class 104 dmu N679 (53541, 53522), approaches New Mills South Junction whilst working a Sheffield-Manchester Piccadilly stopping service, over the Hope Valley line on 9th May 1989. Andrew J Crowther.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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