close

Sign In


  Remember Me

Not registered?

<- 59819 | 59820 | 59821 ->

Vehicle 59820


Class 123

BR Diagram 567

Builder: BR Swindon Works
Type: Inter City
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Buckeye
Gangway Type: Pullman
Lot Number: 30705
Diagram: 567

Allocations

Feb-63 New to CDF (Cardiff Canton)
Apr-68 Transferred to 81D (Reading)
May-73Depot code changeRG (Reading)
28/02/76 Transferred to CF (Cardiff Canton)
05/06/77 Transferred to BG (Hull Botanic Gardens)
20/05/84 Withdrawn from BG (Hull Botanic Gardens)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


52088 59820 59237 52098 As delivered to CDF - February 1963
RDG512 52092 59238 59820 52097 Listed at 81D - circa Aug-70
L712 52092 59820 59238 52097 Noted 8th June 1974 - Noted on 1Z15 08:35 Paddington - Exeter with L715 W52095+59822+52096 and L709 W52104+59827+52089.
52092 59820 52097 Transfer to BG - 05/06/77 - from WR
L711 52091 59820 52097 Noted 13/03/78

No images of the vehicle available.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 13th March 1978

Set number: C712

Swindon Inter-City set 712 (E52097 + E59820 + E52091) arrives into Selby on the 13th March 1978. Ian Francis.

DMU

Date: 13th March 1978

Set number: L711

Swindon Class 123 Inter-City set L711 seen at Hull station on the 13th March 1978, formed of E52091 + E59820 + E52097. Ian Francis.

DMU

Date: 1979

Set number: L711

Class 123 Swindon Inter-City set L711 at Sheffield in 1979. E52091 is on the front (probably with 59820 + 52097) and a Met-Camm set is at the rear, an oval-buffered 114 to the left. John Law.

DMU

Date: 17th July 1981

A Class 123 DMU, notes as 52097 + 59834 (ex Cl 124 MBSL 51969) + 59820 + 52105, depart platform 3 at Doncaster bound for Sheffield, 17th July 1981. Paul James.

DMU

Date: 11th June 1983

Set number: C712

Class 123 DMU no. 52092 leading a short three-car set formed with 59820 and 52097 at Doncaster on 11/Jun/1983. Note that it still bears it's former Western Region set number C712. Robert Chilton.

                                                                                                                                                                             


© RAILCAR.co.uk 1998 - 2019