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Vehicle 79470


Class 126

BR Diagram 570

Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Inter City
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: White Circle
Coupling Type: Buckeye
Gangway Type: Pullman
Lot Number: 30198
Diagram: 570

Allocations

Aug-56 New to WR
10/10/59 On loan to 67C (Ayr) - Paper move, vehicle went direct to Leith
13/10/59 On loan to Leith Central
01/08/59Depot code change64H (Leith Central)
31/12/61 Transferred to 64H (Leith Central) - from WR, previously on loan
4w/e 12/11/66 Transferred to 67C (Ayr)
4w/e 31/01/70 Transferred to 67C (Ayr)
May-73Depot code changeAY (Ayr)
circa Jan-81 Stored U.
circa Jul-81 Withdrawn from W

Notes

18th September 1979 - Carriage letter holders still in situ.

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


166 51021 79470 51045 Noted circa Sep-69
165 51044 79470 51027 Listed at 67C - Aug-70
79088 79470 79168 26th July 1977
79088 79470 79168 Noted 5th August 1977
51034 79470 51049 Noted 23rd May 1979 - 2 DMBS
51042 79470 51020 Noted 13th December 1979
51034 79470 51009 Noted 11th June 1980
422 79088 79470 Listed at AY - 01/02/81

No images of the vehicle available.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 5th August 1977

Class 126 vehicles SC79168 SC79470 SC79088 are the rear three cars in this six-car formation seen departing from Glasgow Central station on 05/08/1977. They is one of the early batch dating from 1956. Graeme Phillips Collection.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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