Builder: Pressed Steel
Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: AEC 150hp
Lot Number: 30518
55034 - original number
977828 - from Oct-92 (departmental stock)
Sandite From 10/92 to 6/96. Carried set number T004
55034 leaning around a curve on the Bridport branch, working the 10:35 ex-Maiden Newton in April 1975. Robert Frise Collection.
55034 at Bridport on the 4th April 1975. Neil Cannon.
Taken with my first camera 55034 is seen at Severn Beach on the 28th July 1976. Ian Buck.
55034 on the Windsor shuttle at Slough on the 6th November 1978. Ian Buck.
55034 and 56284 at Iver on the 2nd January 1980. Steve Davies Collection.
55034 takes the place of a 117 power car in this nine-car formation arriving into Southall on April 18, 1984. Stuart Mackay Collection.
55034 at Southall R.C. on the 22nd April 1984. Chris Lings.
M55034 seen at Tyseley during an open day on the 4th October 1987. Malcolm Clements.
Class 121 55034, set number T134 is seen stabled at Tyseley on 24.01.1988. Andy Cole.
55034 as at the head of a triple bubble formation, the cab of 55033 is adjacent. At Blythe Bridge on a Crewe - Derby working, undated. Simon Barnes.
Class 121 55034, set number T134, is seen departing Nuneaton for Stafford on 29.08.1989. Today these services are provided by a 4 car Class 350 working from Crewe to Euston. Andy Cole.
Class 121 55034, set number T134, is seen approaching Nuneaton with a service from Stafford on 29.08.1989. Andy Cole.
55034 at Stourbridge Junction having arrived with the 12:05 from Stourbridge Town, 7/6/91. Gazza Prescott.
55034 working with T038 at Hereford, providing extra capacity on the 15:30 ex-Birmingham New St., 13/6/92. Gazza Prescott.
West Midlands bubble 55034 stabled out of service at Tyseley Depot in February 1995. Ian Buck.
55034 in Aylesbury station after arriving with the 17.00 Princes Risborough to Aylesbury service on April 19, 2016. Stephen Burdett.
Class 121 bubble 55034 arrives into Princes Risborough empty stock from Aylesbury on April 19, 2016, in readiness for 2 return trips from Princes Risborough, the first departing at 17.00. Stephen Burdett.
Class 121 "Bubble Car" 121 034 at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton Road, on a shuttle service from Aylesbury - 1 May 2017. Lewis Bevan.
56284 and 55034 at Iver on the 2nd January 1980. Steve Davies Collection.
Class 121 driver trailer 56286 is working with bubble car 55034 when seen in Didcot station on the 25th September 1982. Jerry Glover.
Recently transferred from Lincoln to Tyseley, set T233 (54024 + 53039) is seen at Llandrinod Wells with 55034 on the rear. They are working the 10:42 Shrewsbury - Llandovery service on October 26th, 1987. Tom Clift.
55033 is seen at Blythe Bridge on a Crewe - Derby work, date unknown. The blue vehicle is probably 975540, unseen is 55034. Simon Barnes.
A triple bubble formation seen at Blythe Bridge on a Crewe - Derby working. Identifiable cars are 55033 (Midline) and T014 / 55034 (blue grey). Undated. Simon Barnes.
A triple bubble formation, seen at Blythe Bridge on a Crewe - Derby working. Identifiable cars are 55033 (Midline) and T014 / 55034 (blue grey), the rail blue vehicle is probably 975540. Undated. Simon Barnes.
A triple bubble formation, seen at Blythe Bridge on a Crewe - Derby working. Identifiable cars are 55033 (midline) and T014 / 55034 (blue grey). Undated. Simon Barnes.
55032 with 55034 at Coventry with the 17:12 to Stoke, a rare working apparently, 6/8/92. Gazza Prescott.