51017 + 59411 + 51036 at Hunterston on the 9th October 1982 with the "Ayrshire Wanderer" railtour. Ian MacDonald.
The "Ayrshire Wanderer" railtour is seen at Hunterston on the 9th October 1982. It was formed of 51017 / 59411 / 51036 + 51043 / 59404 / 51026. Ian MacDonald.
Class 126 vehicles 51017, 59404 and 51043 pass through Dundee in a freight formation on their way to the Brechin Railway and a new life in preservation in 1983. Andrew McConnell.
51017, 59404 and 51043 at Thornton Junction depot in May 1983. After a period in store at Dunfermline Townhill there they are en-route to their new home in preservation on the Caledonian Railway. Andrew McConnell.
Swindon Inter-City intermediate power car SC51019 at Ayr depot on the 26th February 1977. Vincent Haworth.
A 6-car Class 126 formation (SC51020 + SC59402 + SC51032 / SC51049 + SC59411 + SC51027) heads north out of Newton-on-Ayr station on 26-02-77. Vincent Haworth.
SC51020 on the rear of a Class 126 set departing from Johnstone, circa 1982. Note the tail lamp, carried throughout the career of the Class. Ian MacDonald.
A Class 126 set formed SC51023, SC59403 and SC51033 in Ayr station on 26-02-77. Vincent Haworth.
Swindon 3-car "Intercity" Class 126 DMU 126418 (DMS SC51025 nearest camera) at Largs with a train for Glasgow Central - c.1979. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
126418 in Glasgow Central, probably taken in 1982. Intermediate power car Sc51025 is closest, one of only a handful to carry the set number on the plated-over gangway, on most sets only the DMBS carried this detail. Ian MacDonald.
A 6-car Class 126 set is seen ready for departure from Paisley Gilmour Street bound for Glasgow, with DMS 51026 closest. Andrew McConnell.
Set 126 413 is seen departing from Ayr station in late summer 1981. Intermediate DMS 51026 is on the rear. Andrew McConnell.
Intermediate power car SC51026 heads a Class 126 set out of Glasgow Central in the early 1980s. Ian MacDonald.
One of the Swindon built 'InterCity' DMU's of class 126 stands at Glasgow Central on a Stranraer working. Date unknown. Stuart Pearce.
The surviving Class 126 sets (126 406 and 413) in Ayr (Kyle St) carriage sidings in August 1982. The sets had been both withdrawn and reinstated in this month, eventually surviving in traffic until January '83. Andrew McConnell.
With just over a week to go before services on the line are withdrawn, two Class 126 sets are seen on the outskirts of Bridge of Weir working the 09:01 Kilmacolm - Glasgow on 31/12/82. Intermediate DMS 51026 is closest. Hamish Stevenson.
51026, 59411 and 51036 at Dunfermline Townhill in early 1983. Andrew McConnell.
Swindon Inter-City DMS SC51029 in Ayr TMD. Date unknown, circa 1982. Ian MacDonald.
Class 126 set 400 seen at Glasgow Central. Undated. Malcolm Clements.
Class 126 set 400 at Glasgow Central. Undated. Malcolm Clements.