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Vehicle 51786


Class 120

BR Diagram 587

Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Cross Country
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Engines: AEC 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30559
Diagram: 587

Allocations

12/12/59 New to 61A (Kittybrewster)
3w/e 02/04/60 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
4w/e 04/06/60 Transferred to 61A (Kittybrewster)
3w/e 19/11/60 Transferred to 64H (Leith Central)
w/e 03/06/61 Transferred to 61A (Kittybrewster)
5w/e 04/02/67 Transferred to 60A (Inverness)
2w/e 10/05/80 Transferred to CF (Cardiff Canton)
20/06/82 Transferred to NH (Newton Heath)
Oct-85 To Parcels Sector at CH (Chester)
06/09/87 Withdrawn from CH (Chester)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


51786 59684 51793 Noted 31/03/76
303 51786 59679 51791 Listed at IS - mid-May-78 - Refurbished set
622 51786 59679 51791 Transfer to CF - 2w/e 10/05/80
51786 53072 Formed at CH circa Jan-86 - Parcels
51786 53051 Formation change - CH - circa Feb-86
51783 51786 Formation change - CH - circa Mar-86 - Parcels
51786 53704 Formation change - CH - 2w/e 14/05/86 - Parcels
51786 53704 Listed at Chester - Summer 1986 - Parcels
51786 53051 Noted 21st May 1987

Modifications

circa May-81 - Headlamp fitted

Images:

DMU

Date: September 1984

Former ScR Class 120 M51786 has Blackpool on its destination blind as it enters Manchester Victoria station, circa September 1984. Stuart Mackay Collection.

DMU

Date: 22nd March 1986

The modified vehicles made ideal parcels vehicles in later life! 51786 is paired with Class 116 53051 heading for the Red Star Parcels depot at Manchester Victoria, 22/3/86. Paul Moxon.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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