Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Cross Country
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Lot Number: 30336
|4w/e 22/03/58||New to||CDF (Cardiff Canton)|
|May-69||Transferred to||82A (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)|
|2w/e 01/08/70||Transferred to||86A (Cardiff Canton)|
|w/e 02/02/74||Transferred to||LA (Plymouth Laira)|
|30/06/74||Transferred to||CF (Cardiff Canton)|
|3w/e 07/05/77||Transferred to||LA (Plymouth Laira)|
|4w/e 18/06/77||Transferred to||CF (Cardiff Canton)|
|2w/e 09/07/77||Transferred to||LA (Plymouth Laira)|
|w/e 30/12/78||Transferred to||CF (Cardiff Canton)|
|w/e 13/12/80||Transferred to||DY (Derby)|
|02/02/86||Transferred to||AY (Ayr)|
|Feb-87||Stored U.||FY (Falkland Yard)|
|Mar-87||Withdrawn from||AY (Ayr)|
29th January 1958 - New at Swindon Carriage Works.
24th April 1987 - Seen at Falkland Yard
|51575||59264||51584||Transfer to LA - 5w/e 02/02/74|
|51579||59264||51588||Transfer to LA - 3w/e 07/05/77|
|51579||59264||51588||Transfer to CF - 4w/e 18/06/77|
|51579||59264||51588||Transfer to LA - 2w/e 09/07/77|
|P558||51579||59264||51588||Listed at LA - 31st December 1977|
|51579||59264||51588||Transfer to CF - w/e 30/12/78|
|EP505||50715||59264||50680||Listed at DY - circa Jun-82|
|53705||59264||53687||Formation change - DY - Aug-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|
|53473||59264||53705||Noted 7th July 1986|
|104451||53473||59264||51583||Noted 14th July 1986|
|104451||53473||59264||51583||Listed at Ayr - August 1986|
|104451||53473||59264||51583||Noted 4th August 1986|
|53473||59264||51583||Noted 8th August 1986|
|spare||59264||Formation change - circa Oct-86|
|53473||59264||51584||Noted 16th October 1986|
Leaving Plymouth on 6th May 1978 class 120 set C558 (51579, 59264 & 51588). Ian Buck.
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.
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.
A class 104 / 120 hyrid (presumably 53473 + 59264 + 51583) departs Newton on Ayr with the 15.15 Ayr - Glasgow Central on 27-09-1986, the last day of diesel services. Stored 107s can be seen in the yard ahead. Gordon Thomson.
Set 104451 only contains one Class 104 vehicles when seen at Ardrossan Harbour with the 15:18 Ardrossan Harbour - Glasgow service on November 19, 1986. DMBS SC53473 is working with two Class 120 vehicles, presumably 59264 and 51583. Hamish Stevenson.