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Vehicle 59297


Class 120

BR Diagram 561

Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Cross Country
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Lot Number: 30336
Diagram: 561

Allocations

Jan-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)
Jun-86 Withdrawn from AY (Ayr)
Sep-86 Reinstated AY (Ayr)
28/09/86 Transferred to HA (Haymarket)
Aug-87 Withdrawn from HA (Haymarket)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50734 59297 50671 Noted circa Mar-67 - in plain blue livery
50734 59297 50671 Noted Aug-67 - in plain blue livery
EP493 50714 59297 50663 Noted circa Jun-69
50719 59297 50663 Noted 04/12/76
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

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

Class 120 TSRB 59297 in a set about to depart from Edinburgh Waverley. Date unknown. Andrew McConnell.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 26th April 1987

Set number: 506

53672 + 59297 + 53708 seen at Thornton Yard on the 26th April 1987. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 23rd May 1987

Set number: 506

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.

DMU

Date: 23rd May 1987

Set number: 506

Class 120 set 506 (53708 + 59297 + 53672) leaves Edinburgh Waverley station with the 11:03 Edinburgh - Cowdenbeath service on May 23, 1987. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 13th December 1987

Set number: 506

On December 13, 1987 set 506 (53708 + 59297 + 53672) is seen stabled in Haymarket depot beside set 101302. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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