Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Cross Country
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Lot Number: 30561
|02/01/60||New to||61A (Kittybrewster)|
|2w/e 09/04/60||Transferred to||66C (Hamilton)|
|4w/e 04/06/60||Transferred to||61A (Kittybrewster)|
|4w/e 31/12/66||Transferred to||67A (Corkerhill)|
|2w/e 13/01/68||Transferred to||60A (Inverness)|
|Aug-69||Transferred to||66C (Hamilton)|
|4w/e 01/11/69||Transferred to||60A (Inverness)|
|w/e 04/07/70||On loan to||66C (Hamilton)|
|Sep-70||Ex-loan back to||60A (Inverness)|
|2w/e 22/03/80||Transferred to||CF (Cardiff Canton)|
|p/e 09/10/82||Transferred to||NH (Newton Heath)|
|Oct-85||Withdrawn from||NH (Newton Heath)|
|51785||59684||51789||Transfer to 67A - 4w/e 31/12/66|
|51785||59684||51789||Transfer to 60A - 2w/e 13/01/68|
|51781||59684||51788||Transfer to 66C - Aug-69|
|51781||59684||51788||Transfer to 60A - 4w/e 01/11/69|
|51781||59684||51788||Transfer to 66C - w/e 04/07/70 - on loan|
|51781||59684||51788||Transfer to 60A - Sep-70|
|306||51784||59684||51793||Listed at IS - mid-May-78|
|C521||51785||59684||51793||Transfer to CF - 2w/e 22/03/80 - by May running as C621|
12/5/78 - Near Oyne, ScR
Derailment involving Class 120
Info from Alan Binns, Mike Cooper, Peter Mullen
A road vehicle hit a railway bridge on the Aberdeen - Inverness Line, knocking it out of alignment, which was then hit by set 304 which derailed. More Details.
Stacks of vehicles at Vic Berrys in Leicester on 25/5/86. In the left is Met-Camm trailer 59064, a blue 104 sits atop Class 120 centre car 59684, to the right two 120 power cars. Ian Francis.
51784 - which still appears to have the luggage rack lights on - and 59684 after derailing at Oyne in May 1978. Alan Rintoul.
Derailment near Oyne (Aberdeen - Inverness line), 12/5/78, following a lorry crashing into a bridge. Class 120 Set 304 containing DMS 51793 (left, on rails), TBS 59684 (centre, half on half off) and DMBC 51784 (right, on side). Scotpix courtesy of Peter Mullen.
A Class 120 set formed 51793 + 59684 + 51785 sets next to a Class 110 set at Manchester Victoria. Taken at 18:18 on Saturday 4th February 1984. Mel Holley.
Coasting down towards New Mills South Junction is a six car Swindon Cross-Country class 120 dmu formation, headed by M51793 + M59684 + M51785 with a returning summer Saturday Skegness - Manchester Piccadilly working. These units were not common along here, it's possibly the only time I saw one here! 7th September 1985. Andrew J Crowther.