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Vehicle 55998

Class 129

BR Diagram 531

Builder: Cravens
Type: Parcels Van
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Yellow Diamond
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: AEC 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30418
Diagram: 531


Jul-58 New to 5B (Crewe South)
Aug-58 Transferred to 3C (Ryecroft)
Jun-60Depot code change21F (Ryecroft)
Sep-63Depot code change2G (Ryecroft)
w/e 07/01/67 Transferred to 2A (Tyseley)
2w/e 23/03/67 Transferred to 6A (Chester)
4w/e 01/02/69 Transferred to 9D (Newton Heath)
5w/e 06/11/71 Transferred to 6A (Chester)
30/12/72 Withdrawn from 6A (Chester)



Date: 28th November 1958

DMPV M55998 seen in Birmingham New Street station on the 28th November 1958. Michael Mensing.


Date: February 1960

Cravens parcels car M55998 sits in Birmingham New Street station in February 1960. Michael Mensing.


Date: 2nd May 1964

Class 129 DMPV M55998 in platform 6 of Birmingham New Street with two vans on the 2nd May 1964. Michael Mensing.

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Date: 11th August 1979

Class 100 DTC 56310 has Class 129 55998 for company at Cohen's at Kettering on the 11th August 1979. Neil Cannon.


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