Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Inter City
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Buckeye
Gangway Type: Pullman
Engines: Albion 230hp
Lot Number: 30703
|Jun-63||New to||CDF (Cardiff Canton)|
|Apr-68||Transferred to||81D (Reading)|
|May-73||Depot code change||RG (Reading)|
|28/02/76||Transferred to||CF (Cardiff Canton)|
|13/06/77||Transferred to||BG (Hull Botanic Gardens)|
|19/08/84||Withdrawn from||BG (Hull Botanic Gardens)|
|52093||59825||59830||52103||As delivered to CDF - June 1963|
|RDG513||52093||59237||59821||52105||Listed at 81D - circa Aug-70|
Jul-70 - Dual AWS fitted
Aug-75 - WR AWS removed
12/3/79 - Sheffield
Collision involving Class 108 / Class 123
8:17 Chesterfield to Sheffield formed E52102/E59826/E52093 ran away at Heeley, entered Sheffield station at speed and collided with empty DMU M52043/M51923. The brakes on the 8:17 failed due to inadequate maintenance of brake cylinders at Hull Dairycoates.
A four-car set with E52093 leading forms a Hull - Sheffield Trans-Pennine service on 5th April 1983. The train is passing the outer home signal at Broomfleet and is travelling on the up relief line which suggests it's next port of call will be Gilberdyke. Syd Young.
L713 (W52105 + W59821 + W59237 + W52093) at old Swindon Town (M&SWJR) station with the LCGB 'The Somerset Quarryman' railtour on the 16th April 1972. John Law.
Swindon vehicles E51965, E59766, E59818, E52093 at Doncaster on 16-06-83. Vincent Haworth.