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Vehicle 50728 / 53728


Class 120

BR Diagram 587

Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Cross Country
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Engines: AEC 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30335
Diagram: 587

Allocations

Aug-58 New to CDF (Cardiff Canton)
by Jun-62 Transferred to TYS (Tyseley)
10/09/62 Transferred to CDF (Cardiff Canton)
w/e 06/12/80 Transferred to CH (Chester)
circa 1984 Transferred to NH (Newton Heath)
11/05/86 Withdrawn from NH (Newton Heath)

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50728 - original number
53728 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


CDF521 50728 59273 50665 Noted circa Nov-67 - in plain blue with yellow panel ends
CTN530 50728 59277 50691 Listed at 86A - May-70
C613 50728 59277 50691 Listed at CF - 31st December 1977
53728 59583 53681 Formation change - NH - circa Sep-85
53728 59583 53681 Noted 14/01/86

Modifications

p/e 03/11/73 - Dual AWS fitted

Images:

DMU

Date: 22nd June 1986

M53728 is on the stilts at Vic Berrys yard in Leicester. It was withdrawn in May '86. Ian Francis.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 17th April 1980

Set number: C613

The 11:35 Milford Haven - Swansea service arrives into Haverfordwest on the 17th April 1980. Formed of Swindon Cross-country DMU set C613 (presumably 50691 + 59277 + 50728). By the end of the year it was transferred from Cardiff to Chester depot. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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