Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30213
50122 - original number
53122 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
50122 is at the head of C300 in this 6-car formation at Cadoxton on the 29th July 1984. Steve Davies Collection.
W53122 + W59030 + W53080 form set C300 at Coryton after arrival with the 12:22 from Penarth on September 30, 1985. Hamish Stevenson.
53122 leads C300 towards the camera at Radyr on the 23rd July 1986. Steve Davies Collection.
C300 (53122 + 59030 + 50080) at Cardiff Central on the 8th May 1987. Shayne Lewis.
C300 arrives into Barry station in the late 1980s. Steve Davies Collection.
C360 (53122 + 53080) and C362 (53128 + 53086) arrive at Radyr on the 18:42 Treherbert-Penarth, 22nd April 1989. Gazza Prescott.
On the 22nd April 1989 C360 (53122 + 53080) and C362 (53128 + 53086) are seen at Treherbert, having arrived on the 19:55 ex-Penarth. Gazza Prescott.
C360 (53122 + 53080) At Abercynon on a return trip to Barry Island from Merthyr Tydfil 21/8/89. Mac Winfield.
A three car Class 116 suburban dmu built in 1957, Cardiff set C300, is formed of W50080, W59030 & W50122. It is departing as the 10.32 Treherbert to Barry Island service on Monday August 6th 1979. Gerard Fletcher.
With Cardiff Central showing on the destination blind, C300 (presumably 50080 + 59030 + 50122) has a well deserved rest after grinding its way up the Rhymney Valley into Rhymney station on 22/5/80. Stephen Burdett.
C360 (53080 + 53122) at Merthyr Tydfil on the 18:04 to Penarth, 19/4/89. Gazza Prescott.