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Vehicle 59596

Class 127

BR Diagram 589

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square / Red Triangle
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Lot Number: 30522
Diagram: 589

59596 was involved in the following incident(s):

Luton Collision

25/6/76 - Luton, LMR

Collision involving Class 127 / Class 127

Info from Robert Frise and Bill Read

An empty stock Class 127 unit was struck on a crossover by another Class 127 unit which had passed two red signals. The latter was deflected towards the Down fast line where it was struck a glancing blow by an express passenger train hauled by a Class 45 locomotive. Minor injuries. More Details.



Date: unknown

Class 127 trailer second lavatory M59527. Seen in Derby Midland station, date unknown. Malcolm Clements.


Date: October 1991

Set number: 334

Class 127 TS M59596 carries it's Tyseley set number under the vehicle number. Seen at Snailwell in October 1991. Surface Stock.

The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:


Date: 18th June 1988

Set number: T334

M53054, M59596 and M51136 with 09.55 SO Birmingham to Yarmouth near Ely West Junction on June 18, 1988. Surface Stock.


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