Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Cross Country
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Engines: AEC 150hp
Lot Number: 30335
|4w/e 25/01/58||New to||CDF (Cardiff Canton)|
|May-69||Transferred to||82A (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)|
|Jan-70||Transferred to||84A (Plymouth Laira)|
|May-70||Transferred to||86A (Cardiff Canton)|
|20/06/82||Transferred to||NH (Newton Heath)|
|Sep-85||Transferred to||DY (Derby)|
|Jan-86||Withdrawn from||DY (Derby)|
50712 - original number
53712 - from Sep-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
|50712||59263||50657||5865||Noted 18th June 1958|
|CDF506||50712||59263||50657||Listed at CDF - circa Sep-60|
|LA510||50712||50666||56289||Transfer to 84A - 4w/e 14/03/70 - unusual formation!|
|C612||50712||59286||50666||Listed at CF - 31st December 1977|
|53712||59286||53666||Noted circa Mar-84|
|53712||59104||53689||Formation change - DY - circa Nov-85|
May-71 - Headlamp fitted
8w/e 01/01/72 - Dual AWS fitted
Swindon Works 3-car Cross Country Class 120 vehicles M53712, M59286 and M53666 at Blackpool North Carriage Sidings, 19-06-83. Vincent Haworth.
Class 120 set C612 (50666, 59286 & 50712) at Carmarthen on 5th May 1979. Ian Buck.
Class 120 C612 (50666, 59286 & 50712) on a railtour at Aberdare in September 1979. Ian Buck.
Class 120 DMSL M53666 prepares to leave Manchester Victoria's platform 13 at the rear of a service to Blackpool North, circa March 1984. At the front of this 3-car set was M53712 followed by centre car M59286. S Gaskell.