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Vehicle 51792

Class 120

BR Diagram 586

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: 30560
Diagram: 586


13/02/60 New to 61A (Kittybrewster)
2w/e 09/04/60 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
4w/e 24/06/61 Transferred to 61A (Kittybrewster)
5w/e 04/02/67 Transferred 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 Transferred to AY (Ayr)
Apr-86 Withdrawn from AY (Ayr)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:

300 51783 59683 51792 Listed at IS - mid-May-78 - Refurbished set
C520 51783 59683 51792 Transfer to CF - 2w/e 22/03/80 - by May running as C620
51783 59683 51792 Noted 29/08/85


circa May-81 - Headlamp fitted



Date: April 1978

Set number: 300

A Class 120 in Aberdeen Ferryhill depot in April 1978, believed to be set 300 with DMS 51792 closest. The vehicle has a stretcher window (the first passenger window) and orange curtains only in the front saloon. The centre car has a red stripe and 'Buffet' lettering, and the other power car is a DMBF conversion. Mike Cooper.


Date: 25th July 1978

Set number: 300

The 25th July 1978 and set 300 leaves Huntly for Aberdeen. Taken from a Class 40 on the 'grain'. The first passenger window behind the can on the DMS is a stretcher window. The vehicles are presumed to be 51792 + 59683 + 51783. Mike Cooper.

The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:


Date: 14th May 1960

A Swindon Cross-Country set (51784 + 59682 + 51792) sits in Callander station on the 14th May 1960 with a Six Lochs Land Cruise working. Michael Mensing.


Date: 27th April 1986

M59679 and M51792 are amongst the Class 120 and 101 vehicles awaiting the chop at Vic Berrys on 27/4/86. Ian Francis.


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