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Vehicle 50648 / 53648


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: 30334
Diagram: 586

Allocations

Dec-57 New to CDF (Cardiff Canton)
2w/e 20/10/79 Transferred to CH (Chester)
May-85 Transferred to DY (Derby)
02/02/86 Transferred to TS (Tyseley)
09/03/86 Transferred to AY (Ayr)
28/09/86 Transferred to HA (Haymarket)
Feb-87 Stored U. HA (Haymarket)
Mar-87 Withdrawn from HA (Haymarket)

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50648 - original number
53648 - from Sep-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


CDF501 50706 59265 50648 Noted Feb-62
CTN512 50706 59296 50648 Listed at 86A - May-70
C501 50706 59296 50648 Listed at CF - 31st December 1977
50706 59296 50648 Transfer to CH - 2w/e 20/10/79
TS404 53706 59569 53648 Formation change - TS - Jan-86 - number never carried
507 53698 59285 53648 Noted 31st July 1986
507 53698 59285 53648 Listed at Ayr - August 1986
507 53698 59285 53648 Transfer to HA - 28/09/86

Modifications

3w/e 30/06/73 - Dual AWS fitted

No images of the vehicle available.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 26th September 1976

Set number: C501

Class 120 C501 (50706 + 59296 + 50648) and Class 119 B574 (51084 + 59415 + 51056) at Hereford. This was a shuttle to the Bulmers Railway Centre open day on 26th September 1976. Steve Davies Collection.

DMU

Date: 26th September 1976

Set number: C501

Class 120 C501 (50706 + 59296 + 50648) and Class 119 B574 (51084 + 59415 + 51056) at Hereford. This was a shuttle to the Bulmers Railway Centre open day on 26th September 1976, and is waiting for the points to be clipped. Steve Davies Collection.

DMU

Date: 26th September 1976

Set number: B574

Class 119 B574 (51056 + 59415 + 51084) and Class 120 C501 (50648 + 59296 + 50706) at Hereford. This was a shuttle to the Bulmers Railway Centre open day on 26th September 1976. Steve Davies Collection.

DMU

Date: 26th September 1976

Set number: B574

Class 119 B574 (51056 + 59415 + 51084) and Class 120 C501 (50648 + 59296 + 50706) at Hereford. This was a shuttle to the Bulmers Railway Centre open day on 26th September 1976. Steve Davies Collection.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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