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Vehicle 50570


Class 104

BR Diagram 559

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: 30298
Diagram: 559

Allocations

19/08/58 New to 53C (Hull Springhead)
30/11/58 Transferred to 53B (Hull Botanic Gardens) - (53C closed)
w/e 03/01/59 Transferred to 50B (Neville Hill)
Jan-60Depot code change55H (Neville Hill)
4w/e 30/05/70 Transferred to 30A (Stratford)
May-73Depot code changeSF (Stratford)
2w/e 20/11/77 Transferred to GF (South Gosforth)
w/e 10/08/80 Transferred to DN (Darlington)
circa Jan-82 Transferred to NL (Neville Hill)
06/06/82 Withdrawn from NL (Neville Hill)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50549 59195 59216 50570 As delivered to 53C - 19th August 1958
50549 59213 50570 Transfer to 30A - 4w/e 30/05/70
50555 59224 59207 50570 Noted 24/05/80
50153 59063 50570 Noted 19/07/81
50293 59070 50570 Noted 08/10/81

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

A Class 104 departs from Stratford with a Woolwich service. The power cars are 50570 and 50576, the centre car is probably 59212. Date unknown, the vehicles were allocated to Stratford 1969 - 1977. Stuart Mackay Collection.

DMU

Date: 19th July 1981

A hybrid set composed of Class 104 DMC 50570, Class 101 TC 59063 and Class 101 DMBS 50153 enters Stockton, 19th July 1981. Jerry Glover.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: unknown

A Class 104 departs from Stratford with a Woolwich service. The power cars are 50576 and 50570, the centre car is probably 59212. Date unknown, the vehicles were allocated to Stratford 1969 - 1977. Stuart Mackay Collection.

DMU

Date: 11th January 1981

Class 101/104 hybrid set E50171 + E59085 + E50570 work a Stockton - Darlington shuttle at Stockton on January 11, 1981. John Carter.

DMU

Date: 8th October 1981

A Class 101/104 hybrid at Middlesbrough on 08/10/1981. Nearest the camera are Class 101 DMBS E50293, TS(L) E59070, whilst the furthest car is Class 104 DMS(L) E50570. This formation was allocated to Darlington (DN) depot at the time. Graeme Phillips Collection.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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