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Vehicle 51140


Class 116

BR Diagram 553

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30446
Diagram: 553

Images:

DMU

Date: 23rd April 1962

W51140 at the front of the 2.33pm Ebbw Vale to Aberbeeg service on April 23, 1962. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: 1987

Set number: C335

As part of set C335, 51141 sits in Cardiff Central in 1987. Shayne Lewis.

DMU

Date: 4th September 1991

Set number: C395

51140 (C395) at Coryton with the 11:30 to Bute Road, 4th September 1991. Gazza Prescott.

DMU

Date: 26th September 1992

Set number: C395

51140 heads the Cardiff Valleys Farewell 116 tour at Pontycymer in the Garw Valley 26/9/92, formed of C395 & C392. Mac Winfield.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 22nd May 1980

Set number: C335

C335 (presumably 51153 + 59032 + 51140) arrives into Aber station on 22/5/1980 where it will terminate. At the time it was a terminating station for certain peak hour services from Cardiff due to a lack of turnaround facilities at the obvious destination, the previous station at Caerphilly. Stephen Burdett.

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: C335

C335 (W51153 + W59032 + W51140) at Hereford circa 1988. Mac Winfield.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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