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Vehicle 55035 / 975659

Class 121

BR Diagram 512

Builder: Pressed Steel
Type: High Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: AEC 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30518
Diagram: 512

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

55035 - original number
975659 - from Jul-78 (departmental stock)

Department Use as ADB975659

Route Learner From 7/78 to 4/92. Carried set number L103 / L135



Date: 7th April 1964

W55035 at Tenby on the 7th April 1964. Tim Stubbs.


Date: 1975

Set number: B135

55035 on a service from Bridport arriving in the bay platform at Maiden Newton in 1975. John Law.


Date: unknown

975659 (ex-55035) at Portsmouth & Southsea. Date unknown. Malcolm Clements.


Date: unknown

Set number: L135

975659 (ex-55035) is seen at Bristol Temple Meads. Undated. John Stewart.


Date: 9th February 1986

Set number: L103

975659 is seen at Westbury, 9/2/86. Carl Watson.


Date: 17th February 1986

Set number: L103

ADB975659 in the snow at Westbury, 17th February 1986. Carl Watson.


Date: 22nd March 1986

Set number: L103

Route learner 975659 (ex-55035) at Westbury Yard on 22 March 1986. Note one oval buffer, the other cut (clipped). Shayne Lewis.


Date: 1st November 1990

Set number: L125

Class 121 975659, set number L135, is seen at Derby on 01.11.1990 being hauled by 31272. This was converted from 55035. Andy Cole.


Date: 17th February 1991

975659 at Doncaster Works on the 17th February 1991. S Gaskell.


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