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Vehicle 50675 / 53675


Class 120

BR Diagram 586

Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Cross Country
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Engines: AEC 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30334
Diagram: 586

Allocations

2w/e 31/05/58 New to CDF (Cardiff Canton)
3w/e 17/02/79 Transferred to CH (Chester)
Mar-86 Withdrawn from CH (Chester) - also noted as 11/05/86

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50675 - original number
53675 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


CTN511 50716 59262 50675 Listed at 86A - May-70
C509 50716 59262 50675 Listed at CF - 31st December 1977
50716 59262 50675 Transfer to CH - 3w/e 17/02/79
53716 59091 53675 Noted 11/09/85
53716 59091 53675 Listed at CH - circa Jan-86

Modifications

p/e 09/06/73 - Dual AWS fitted

Images:

DMU

Date: 1985

A Class 120 Swindon Cross-Country set (M53675 + M59091 + M53716) await departure from Aberystwyth in 1985 with a service for Shrewsbury. Graeme Phillips Collection.

DMU

Date: 22nd July 1985

Taken on-board Swindon Cross Country DMS 53675 at Penhilig, 22nd July 1985. The reflection shows the lights are on ready for going through the tunnel, ones on the luggage rack being prominent. Tim Stubbs.

DMU

Date: 11th September 1985

M53675 + M59091 + M53716 at Machynlleth with the 13:30 Aberytswyth - Crewe, 11/9/85. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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