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Vehicle 50729 / 53729 / 55949


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: 30335
Diagram: 587

Allocations

Aug-58 New to CDF (Cardiff Canton)
w/e 22/10/77 Transferred to CH (Chester)
13/05/85 Transferred to DY (Derby)
Jan-86 Withdrawn from DY (Derby)
Feb-86 Reinstated DY (Derby) - intended for parcels sector
23/02/86 To Parcels Sector at CH (Chester)
Mar-86 Withdrawn - Reinstatement cancelled
2w/e 07/05/86 Reinstated DY (Derby)
11/05/86 Transferred to CA (Cambridge)
27/07/86 Transferred to NL (Neville Hill)
02/11/86 Stored U. NL (Neville Hill)
Mar-87 Withdrawn from NL(U) - also noted as 03/05/87

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50729 - original number
53729 - from May-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
55949 - from 04/04/87 (parcels conversion) - number allocated but never carried

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50729 59266 50660 Noted circa Feb-68 - in blue grey with full yellow ends
CTN516 50729 59266 50660 Listed at 86A - May-70
53729 59070 53660 Noted 01/08/85
53725 53729 Formation change - CA - 2w/e 14/05/86 - Parcels
53725 53729 Listed at Cambridge - Summer 1986 - Parcels

Modifications

p/e 12/08/72 - Dual AWS fitted
p/e 14/05/77 - WR AWS removed

No images of the vehicle available.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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