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Vehicle 59638


Class 127

BR Diagram 590

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square / Red Triangle
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Lot Number: 30523
Diagram: 590

59638 was involved in the following incident(s):


Luton Collision

25/6/76 - Luton, LMR

Collision involving Class 127 / Class 127

Info from Robert Frise and Bill Read

An empty stock Class 127 unit was struck on a crossover by another Class 127 unit which had passed two red signals. The latter was deflected towards the Down fast line where it was struck a glancing blow by an express passenger train hauled by a Class 45 locomotive. Minor injuries. More Details.


Images:

DMU

Date: April 1988

Class 127 TS M59638 in Vic Berry's scrapyard, April 1988. Malcolm Clements.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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