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Vehicle 50695 / 53695

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


Mar-59 New to BL (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)
May-64 On loan to 81D (Reading)
Jun-64 Ex-loan back to 82A (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)
Jun-64 Transferred to 84A (Plymouth Laira)
Feb-65 Transferred to 82A (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)
5w/e 02/02/74 Transferred to CF (Cardiff Canton)
w/e 22/10/77 Transferred to CH (Chester)
p/e 10/07/83 Transferred to NH (Newton Heath)
11/05/86 Withdrawn from NH (Newton Heath)
Jun-86 Reinstated NH (Newton Heath)
Jun-86 Transferred to AY (Ayr)
3w/e 21/12/86 Withdrawn from AY (Ayr)


26th March 1988 - Seen at Falkland Yard

27th June 1988 - Seen at Falkland Yard

21st August 1988 - Seen at Falkland Yard

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50695 - original number
53695 - from 1983 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:

50739 59588 50695 Noted circa Feb-68 - in blue grey with full yellow ends
B551 50739 59588 50695 Noted 02/11/72
53739 59261 53695 Listed at NH - circa Jan-86
101368 53491 59225 53695 Formed at AY circa Aug-86
spare 53695 Formation change - circa Oct-86


p/e 28/10/72 - Dual AWS fitted
p/e 14/05/77 - WR AWS removed



Date: August 1986

M53695 lies out of use at Falkland Yard, Ayr in August 1986. Andrew McConnell.


Date: Summer 1986

Several sheets of glass and other items have been removed from M53695 when seen in Falkland Yard in the summer of 1986. Andrew McConnell.


Date: unknown

M53695 awaits its fate in Falkland Yard (undated). It's had parts removed - glass, speedometer drive and a cylinder head are missing. Andrew McConnell.


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