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Vehicle 50679 / 53679


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

Sep-58 New to CDF (Cardiff Canton)
Nov-66 Transferred to 82A (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)
May-70 Transferred to 86A (Cardiff Canton)
w/e 22/10/77 Transferred to CH (Chester)
14/10/84 Transferred to DY (Derby)
02/02/86 Transferred to TS (Tyseley)
09/03/86 Transferred to AY (Ayr)
Dec-86 Withdrawn from AY (Ayr) - also noted as 04/11/87

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50679 - original number
53679 - from Jul-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50727 59297 50679 Noted circa Nov-67 - in blue grey with full yellow ends
50727 59271 50679 Noted circa Dec-67 - in blue grey with full yellow ends
50727 59291 50679 Noted 14th February 1970
CTN504 50727 59291 50679 Listed at 86A - May-70
50727 59291 50679 Noted 02/11/72
53727 59063 53679 Transfer to DY - 14/10/84 - from CH
53727 59104 53679 Formation change - DY - Aug-85
spare 53679 Formation change - DY - circa Sep-85
53711 59295 53679 Formation change - DY - circa Nov-85
TS402 53711 59104 53679 Formation change - TS - Jan-86 - number never carried
520 53711 59104 53679 Noted 1st May 1986
520 53711 59104 53679 Listed at Ayr - Summer 1986
101320 51248 59104 53679 Noted 31st July 1986
101320 51248 59104 53679 Listed at Ayr - August 1986
520 53711 59046 53679 Formation change - p/e 17/09/86
spare 53679 Formation change - circa Oct-86
519 53737 59289 53679 Formation change - circa Dec-86

Modifications

p/e 28/10/72 - Dual AWS fitted

Images:

DMU

Date: 25th May 1986

Class 120 53679 is seen stabled at Corkerhill on 25.05.1986 with 101323 on the right. Andy Cole.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 26th April 1987

Withdrawn 53737 + 53679 at Aberdeen Ferryhill depot for component recovery on the 26th April 1987. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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