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Vehicle 50687 / 53687


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

Oct-58 New to BL (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)
5w/e 07/06/69 Transferred to 16C (Derby Etches Park)
02/02/86 Transferred to AY (Ayr)
Mar-87 Withdrawn from AY (Ayr)

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50687 - original number
53687 - from May-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


EP473 50743 59300 50687 Noted circa Jun-69 - ex-BL519
EP478 50737 59255 50687 Noted circa Jun-69 - ex-BL516
EP514 50696 59280 50687 Listed at DY - circa Jun-82
53705 59264 53687 Formation change - DY - Aug-85
EP514 53705 59264 53687 Noted 23/12/85
53705 59264 53687 Noted circa Feb-86
514 53705 59264 53687 New set number at AY - circa Feb-86
514 53705 59264 53687 Listed at Ayr - Summer 1986
53724 59786 53687 Noted 3rd July 1986
525 53724 59786 53687 Listed at Ayr - August 1986
53724 59786 53687 Noted 4th August 1986
53724 59789 53687 Noted 22nd September 1986

Images:

DMU

Date: 16th July 1984

Set number: EP514

EP514 with 53687 leading, at Lincoln Central 16/7/84. Chris Lings.

DMU

Date: 23rd December 1985

Set number: EP514

A Derby allocated Swindon Cross-Country class 120 dmu set EP514 comprising of cars M53687 + M59264 + M53705, leaves platform 4 at Crewe with a Derby service on 23rd December 1985. Class 85kv electric locomotive 85017 (E3072) can be seen standing on one of the through roads along with it's driver. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 23rd December 1985

Set number: EP514

A Derby allocated Swindon Cross-Country class 120 dmu set EP514 comprising of cars M53687 + M59264 + M53705, waits to leave platform 4 at Crewe with a Derby service, 23rd December 1985. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 7th September 1986

Set number: EP514

Class 120 set EP514 has a Class 107 centre car when seen in Glasgow Central station on the 7th September 1987. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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