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BR DMU 51371
Stored at Long Marston by 8/15. Moved to Eastleigh works 5/19. Owned by North Somerset Railway.

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Eastleigh Works** *** ****Gerry Desmond
Eastleigh Works** *** ****Richard Pickering
Eastleigh Works** *** ****David Mant
Eastleigh Works** *** ****Roger Harris, Steve King
Eastleigh Works** *** ****Kev Adlam
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  • 977987 & 977988

    28 October 2003 - Rob

    Now at Aylesbury (seen 25/10/03) water jetting takes place with:

    1z80 23:35 Aylesbury-Princes Risborough-Marylebone

    booked back home 04:09

  • 977987 & 977988

    9 February 2004 - Tom Walker

    This sandite unit is a converted two-car class 117 heritage DMU. The livery is an interesting one - BR green with chiltern stripe and branding.

  • 977987 & 977988

    6 April 2005 - Phil Cotton

    960301 is now a three car unit, a middle vehicle has been added in October 2004 with large water tanks inside the vehicle to increases the water carrying capacity of the train.

  • 977987 & 977988

    16 March 2007 - Jon Horswell

    Why is it that every time I visit Aylesbury I only ever see two cars ?!

  • 8 May 2019 - Ben Williams

    Looks like 977987 and 977988 moved from Long Marston to Eastleigh today.