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Vehicle 51269


Class 105

BR Diagram 532

Builder: Cravens
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150hp / Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30469
Diagram: 532

Allocations

01/08/58 New to 31A (Cambridge)
3w/e 04/07/59 Transferred to 34B (Hornsey)
Apr-60 Transferred to 34G (Finsbury Park)
3w/e 01/07/61 Transferred to 40A (Lincoln)
4w/e 03/03/62 Transferred to 34G (Finsbury Park)
May-73Depot code changeFP (Finsbury Park)
w/e 02/10/77 Transferred to NR (Norwich)
Dec-83Depot changeNC (Norwich Crown Point)
22/06/86 Transferred to AY (Ayr)
p/e 23/11/86 Reinstated AY (Ayr)
Mar-87 Withdrawn

Notes

Sep-86 - 51269 withdrawal published then cancelled.

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


51269 56427 As delivered to 31A - 1st August 1958
51269 56427 Transfer to 40A - 3w/e 01/07/61
51269 56427 Transfer to 34G - 4w/e 03/03/62
51269 56131 Transfer to NR - w/e 02/10/77
51269 56413 Noted 01/12/82
49 51269 54463 Listed at Norwich - December 1985
51 51269 54136 Listed at Norwich - Summer 1986
101322 51250 59069 51269 Noted 3rd July 1986
322 51250 59069 51269 Listed at Ayr - August 1986
51250 59069 51269 Noted 14th August 1986
51250 59069 51269 Noted 6th September 1986
51269 59793 53647 Noted 26th September 1986
51269 59793 53647 Noted 8th October 1986
105552 51269 59793 53647 Formed circa Dec-86

Images:

DMU

Date: 14th July 1986

Class 105 DMBS 51269 at the head of a Glasgow Central - Largs service at Paisley Gilmour Street on 14/7/86. It had been transferred from Norwich a few weeks before, the NC set number 51 has been partially peeled from the left cab window. The vehicle is in plain blue livery, the vehicles behind (59069 and 51250) are in blue/grey as evidenced by the open doors. Dennis Taylor.

DMU

Date: 6th December 1986

A Hybrid 105/107/105 set heads away from Kilmarnock with the 11:45 to Glasgow Central on December 6th, 1986. Formed of 51269 + 59793 + 53647, they were listed as set 105552. Gordon Thomson.

DMU

Date: 6th December 1987

E51269 at Snailwell on 6th December 1987. When this was reallocated from Norwich to Ayr I didn't think I would see it again. It's trailer (later at Norwich) 54136 went to Vic Berrys. Surface Stock.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 6th December 1986

A Class 120-107-105 combination departs Kilmarnock with the 11.45 to Glasgow Central on 06-12-1986. The best (or worst) example of a 'Frankenstein' dmu set - blue/grey 53647, orange / black 59793, plain blue 51269 - listed as set 105552. Gordon Thomson.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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