Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30285
LMR didn't publish trailer car details until late in 1968. Although not 100% reliable, if it is assumed that the trailers remained with the same power cars, the allocations for 50390 during this period are:
|Jul-57||New to||9A (Longsight)|
|Oct-57||Transferred to||6G (Llandudno Junction)|
|Aug-58||Transferred to||18A (Toton)|
|4w/e 29/11/58||Transferred to||3E (Monument Lane)|
|4w/e 27/12/58||Transferred to||18A (Toton)|
|4w/e 29/12/62||Transferred to||15C (Leicester Midland)|
|2w/e 09/04/66||Transferred to||6A (Chester)|
|2w/e 10/09/66||Transferred to||16C (Derby Etches Park)|
|2w/e 12/08/67||Transferred to||1E (Bletchley)|
|Jan-71||Listed at||1E (Bletchley)|
|13/09/81||Withdrawn from||BY (Bletchley)|
|Jan-82||To departmental stock|
56145 - original number
977052 - from Jan-82 (departmental stock)
Sandite From 1/82 to 1/90.
|50390||56145||As delivered to 9A - July 1957|
|50390||56145||Noted 19th September 1957|
circa Jul-72 - AWS fitted
Class 105 977052 is seen stabled at Toton on 11.02.1984. It was converted from 56145 and was used as a sandite car. Andy Cole.
Class 105 977052 is seen stabled at Tyseley on 08.10.1988. It was converted from 56145 and was used as a Sandite car. Andy Cole.
977052 (ex-56145) seen at Bedford on the 17/12/88. Robert Frise.
977052 (M56145), 54491, 59656, 51674 Bletchley TMD 2-3-91. Kevin Dowd.
977052 at Bletchley TMD on the 27th March 1991. S Gaskell.
A Cravens set (from the M50390-94 / M56145-49 batch) at Morcott with a Stamford - Seaton service on 03/01/1966. Photo by P.H Wells. Nigel Walls Collection.
3rd July 1976 was clearly a warm summer's day judging by the attire of the ladies waiting on Lidlington station as Cravens class 105/2 DMU 50392-56145 runs in, forming a Bletchley-Bedford service. Photographer - Roy Burt. Gordon Edgar Collection.