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Swindon Inter-City 79xxx series 3/6-car DMUs


Numbering

Type Code Cab type TOPS  Weight Seats Lot No. Diagram
79083-090, 95 DMBS X2 Intermediate 126/2 39 tons 18 cwts 52 (2nd) 30196 550
79091-4, 6-111 DMBS X Leading 126/2 38 tons 17 cwts 52 (2nd) 30200 552
79155 - 68 DMS K Intermediate 126/1 39 tons 3 cwts 64 (2nd) 30199 551
79440- 7 TRBF Y   187 34 tons 9 cwts 18 (1st) & 12 buffet 30197 560
79470 - 82 TF Z   188 33 tons 8 cwts 42 (1st) 30198 570

Some TF vehicles were later downgraded to TC vehicles and later still downgraded to TS vehicles.

All the ScR vehicles were delivered new to Leith Central depot (later gaining the code 64H). On paper they was shown initially as 64A St Margarets.

The Western Region received 18 vehicles: 79083-94, 79440/1 and 79470-3. The intermediate power cars 79083-90 first went on loan to the ScR. The WR vehicles moved to Scotland in 1959.

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