Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Cross Country
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Lot Number: 30336
|4w/e 24/01/59||New to||BL (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)|
|30/07/62||Transferred to||CDF (Cardiff Canton)|
|by Jan-69||Transferred to||82A (Bristol Marsh Junction / Bath Rd)|
|w/e 07/06/69||Transferred to||16C (Derby Etches Park)|
|by Sep-84||Transferred to||NH (Newton Heath)|
|20/04/86||Transferred to||AY (Ayr)|
|2w/e 08/06/86||Withdrawn from||AY (Ayr)|
|Aug-87||Withdrawn from||HA (Haymarket)|
|50734||59297||50671||Noted circa Mar-67 - in plain blue livery|
|50734||59297||50671||Noted Aug-67 - in plain blue livery|
|BL507||50734||59297||50671||Noted circa Nov-67 - in plain blue with yellow panel ends|
|50727||59297||50679||Noted circa Nov-67 - in blue grey with full yellow ends|
|EP493||50714||59297||50663||Noted circa Jun-69|
|EP502||50709||59297||50663||Listed at DY - circa Jun-82|
|53709||59297||51794||Listed at NH - circa Jan-86|
|53709||59297||51794||Transfer to AY - 2w/e 15/04/86|
|531||53709||59297||51794||Noted May 1986|
|506||53708||59297||53672||Formation change - HA - September 1986|
|506||53708||59297||53672||Noted 11th December 1986|
|506||53708||59297||53672||Listed at HA - 23/03/87|
Class 120 TSRB 59297 in a set about to depart from Edinburgh Waverley. Date unknown. Andrew McConnell.
A Class 120 Swindon Cross Country set with a 101 on the rear = M50719, M59297, M50326 at Swindon on August 10, 1979. I wonder if it was going into the Works as Swindon was overhauling DMUs then, certainly can't have been en route to Redditch. John Carter.
53672 + 59297 + 53708 seen at Thornton Yard on the 26th April 1987. Hamish Stevenson.
Class 120 Swindon Cross-Country set 506 (53672 + 59297 + 53708) about to enter Edinburgh Waverley station with the 10:06 from Cowdenbeath - on the 23rd May 1987. Hamish Stevenson.
Class 120 set 506 (53708 + 59297 + 53672) leaves Edinburgh Waverley station with the 11:03 Edinburgh - Cowdenbeath service on May 23, 1987. Hamish Stevenson.
On December 13, 1987 set 506 (53708 + 59297 + 53672) is seen stabled in Haymarket depot beside set 101302. Hamish Stevenson.