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Vehicle 51148


Class 116

BR Diagram 554

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: 30447
Diagram: 554

Notes

01/05/59 - Following a steam derailment at Slough the following formations were noted on "all-stations" trains from Paddington to Reading: W55016/56295, W55017/56294/55014, W51135/51148/55018.

Images:

DMU

Date: 20th March 1980

Set number: C333

C333 (presumably 51148 + 59445 + 51135) fresh out of the works class 116 leaves the large station at Pontypridd on a Merthyr to Barry Island service on 20/5/1980. Stephen Burdett.

DMU

Date: March 1987

Set number: C333

Class 116 set C333 (presumably 51148 + 59445 + 51135) at Abercynon in March 1987. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: March 1987

Set number: C333

Class 116 set C333 (led by 51148, presumably with 59445 + 51135) south of Abercynon in March 1987. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: 15th June 1991

Set number: C393

2-car Class 116 set C393 seen at Brent Knoll (Somerset) on the 15th June 1991. Ian Francis.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 6th August 1979

Set number: B468

Cardiff Central on my day trip of Monday 6th August 1979. On the right is Class 116 BR Derby Suburban set C333, W51148 + W59445 + W51135 which had arrived on the 09.17 Penarth - Cardiff and was about to leave as the 09.45 to Merthyr. On the left, still in all over blue is Class 118 BRCW set B468 W51310 + W59471 + W51325 which had come in on the 08.25 from Gloucester. It was attached to Met Cam Class 101 set B801 (W51446 + W 59547 + W51517) after this shot was taken and then worked the 09.55 to Weston-Super-Mare. Gerard Fletcher.

DMU

Date: 23rd May 1992

Set number: C393

Class 116 set C393 formed DMBS 51135 and DMS 51148 at Swansea on 23/May/1992. Robert Chilton.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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