Set 350 has a handpainted number, seen on arrival at Ayr circa 1986. This is presumed to be 53655, with 59807 behind. Andrew McConnell.
A Derby based Swindon Cross-Country set is an unusual site at Grosmont on Saturday 28th July 1973. The NYMR's AC Cars railbus can be seen in the headshunt. Stuart Mackay Collection.
50657, 59273 & 50731 at Derby, 29th July 1981. Jerry Glover.
53658 leads a 3 car "Cross Country" set at Lowdham on a Lincoln to Crewe service. Taken on August 27, 1985 Mike Dean.
Set 532 (53658 + 59571 + 53699) is a 120/111 hybrid when seen at Cambuslang with a Glasgow Central - Shotts - Edinburgh run. Undated. Andrew McConnell.
Class 120 set 532 (with a Met-Camm centre car) is seen at Glasgow Queen St. The DMS (presumed to be 53658) is displaying both a white & red marker light! Circa 1987. Andrew McConnell.
120 532 (presumably 53658 + 59571 + 53699) passes through Princes Street Gardens on its way into Edinburgh Waverley in 1988. Andrew McConnell.
Hybrid 120/101/120 Set 532 (presumably 53658 + 59571 + 53699) arrives into Lenzie station in November 1988 on its way to Glasgow Queen Street. Gordon Thomson.
Class 120 hybrid set 532 (53658 + 59571 + 53699) at Belshill on a Glasgow Central - Shotts - Edinburgh run. Undated. The leading vehicle appears have a side window boarded over. Andrew McConnell.
120/111 hybrid set 532 (53658 + 59571 + 53699) seen at Falkirk Grahamston. Undated, but the boarded up passenger window suggests it was it's final months in traffic. John Stewart.
53658, 59571 and 53699 leave Glasgow Central with a Barrhead service. Class 120 and 101 mixture. 05.06.89. Surface Stock.
53658 and 53699 sit in Haymarket depot after withdrawal. Both had formed set 532 with Class 111 TC 59571, all three were withdrawn in October 1989. Andrew McConnell.
The stripped out interior of 53658 after withdrawal. Seats and partitions have been removed when seen at Haymarket circa November 1989. Andrew McConnell.
The stripped out interior of 53658 after withdrawal. Seats and partitions have been removed when seen at Haymarket circa November 1989, and it had been used as a store for seats from later units. Andrew McConnell.
53658 (and to its right 53699) at HA after withdrawal. Circa 11/89. Andrew McConnell.
A 7-car formation seen at Sleaford in 1984. Apparently stabled in sidings, DMS(L) E53659 is seen at the end of a mixture of vehicles, including a Class 101 TS(L), Class 120 DMBC(L) and two Class 114s at the rear. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A Class 120 Swindon Cross-Country set in Glasgow Central station, circa-1986. Still carrying set number EP520, this is presumed to be 53659. Andrew McConnell.
A Class 120 DMU stands at Barmouth in summer 1983. DMS M53661 is closest. Stuart Pearce.
In the early morning sunlight of 5th May 1979 class 120 set C611 (50662, 59260 & 50689) complete with Central Wales Line headlight at Carmarthen. Ian Buck.
Seen at Derby on the 5th August 1978. Malcolm Clements.