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Class 129 DMU images


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129 DMU

28th November 1958

DMPV M55998 seen in Birmingham New Street station on the 28th November 1958. Michael Mensing.


129 DMU

4th March 1961

On the 4th March 1961 parcels MPV M55999 is seen in Stafford station. Michael Mensing.


129 DMU

2nd May 1964

Class 129 DMPV M55998 in platform 6 of Birmingham New Street with two vans on the 2nd May 1964. Michael Mensing.


129 DMU

29th August 1966

With two jumper cables hanging down suggesting it has recently been uncoupled from a Derby Lightweight unit, DMPV M55997 is seen in Carlisle station on the 29th August 1966. Michael Mensing.


129 DMU

Unknown Date

One of the Cravens Yellow Diamond parcel cars, believed to be taken at Crewe, date unknown. Tony Wilkins Collection.


129 DMU

10th April 1971

Cravens class 129 motor parcels van No.M55997 is seen at Newton Heath depot on 10th April 1971, with the new diesel depot under construction behind. This MPV operated with the Derby Lightweight units on the Maryport and Carlisle Line for many years before reallocation to Chester. M55997 was the first of the three 150hp AEC-engined parcels vans in this class and were built by Cravens in 1958. They ended their working days working from Chester and were withdrawn 1972/73. This unit eventually went to the Railway Technical Centre at Derby as RDB975385 'Laboratory Coach 9' named 'Hydra'. Gordon Edgar.


129 DMU

1972

A Class 129 has a tail load attached when seen at Bangor in the summer of 1972. All three vehicles were based at Chester from October 1971 until withdrawal. Tony Wilkins.


129 DMU

16th September 1972

An ex-works M55997 at Chester on 16/09/72. As the Class 129 was Yellow Diamond vehicle, it couldn't multiple to the vehicles that sandwich it. As the Met-Camm vehicle behind also appears to be ex-works, perhaps these vehicles were loco-hauled from works? David Mant.


129 DMU

Unknown Date

On an unknown date class 128 55998 at Shrewsbury. Ian Buck.


129 DMU

1979

975385 seen 'behind the bike shed' at the Derby RTC in 1979. Malcolm Clements.


129 DMU

1979

975385 (ex-55997) at the Derby RTC in 1979. Malcolm Clements.


129 DMU

Unknown Date

Class 129 975385 (ex-55997) "Hydra" at Vic Berrys, Leicester, with a 3-car blue/grey Class 104. Undated. Ian Francis.

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