Forming a train to Glasgow Central, a BR Swindon Inter-City (TOPS Class 126) DMU makes a very smoky departure from Ayr Station during August 1977. Michael Laing.
A class 126 inter-city DMU at the south end of Ayr station, having arrived on a working from Glasgow Central, August 1977. Michael Laing.
A mixed livery Class 126 enters Glasgow Central in the fading light on the 10/11/77. Ian Francis.
A Class 126 Swindon Inter-City set on the Ayr line arrives at Troon in 1978. John Law.
A Class 126 set waits to depart from Ayr on May 18th, 1978. Rex Holt.
A five-car Class 126 formation (three plus two, the DMBS is missing from the closest set) departs from Glasgow Central on May 18th, 1978. Rex Holt.
A 6-car Class 126 formation on the tracks that run from Glasgow Central (behind the camera) towards Paisley and its destination in Ayrshire. June 1978. Mike Cooper.
Two Class 126 DMUs head out of Stranraer Harbour with a Glasgow Central bound 'boat train' on 8/6/78. David Christie.
A six-car Class 126 DMU leaves Glengarnock in August 1978, passing a rather splendid array of semaphore signals. Stuart Pearce.
A 'passenger' seems to get excited that he's managed to get in someone's picture as a Class 126 runs into Irvine. Date unknown. Andrew McConnell.
A six-car Class 126 Swindon Inter-City formation on the short journey from Newton on Ayr (the platform can be seen under the bridge in the distance) to Ayr station past Ayr depot in July 1979. Ian Charles.
Three Class 126 DMS 'intermediate' power cars face the camera in Kyle Street yard in Ayr. Undated. The car on the left has the gangway plated over, the centre one carries a gangway cover, the one on the right has no cover. Andrew McConnell.
A Class 126 and 116 pass at Elderslie No.1 Signal Box where the Paisley Canal Line diverged to the right. 1980. The yard is full of 16t mineral wagons. Andrew McConnell.
In this image Ayr depot contains a Class 126, Class 25 locos and a Class 101. Date unknown. Andrew McConnell.
Class 126 and Class 101 vehicles inside Dunfermline Townhill depot in May 1980. Alan Rintoul.
Two "intermediate" Class 126 power cars face to face. Originally these were gangway fitted allowing through access between sets. Seen at Glasgow Central, date unknown. Ian MacDonald.
Travelling on a Swindon Inter-City Class 126 DMU. Taken at Cook St, on the outskirts of Glasgow Central station sometime in 1981. Andrew McConnell.
A Class 126 DMU departs from Johnstone in February 1981. One of the intermediate driving motor second DMS cars, with its gangway plated over, is seen at the rear of the formation. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A Class 126 Swindon inter-City DMU works the 16.45 Ayr to Glasgow at Newton on Ayr on April 8 1981. Bruce Galloway.
A Class 126 Swindon Inter-City set at the entrance to Kyle Street yard at Ayr (Ayr station on the other side of the wall on the right). Undated. Andrew McConnell.