British Rail Class 120 Swindon Cross Country Unit

British Rail Class 120 Swindon Cross Country Unit

The Class 120, were a cross-country DMU in three-car formation, built at the British Rail Swindon Works. Totalling 194 cars, three batches were built: 1958 – 49 sets for the Western Region 1959 – 7 sets for the Scottish Region 1961 – a further 9 sets...
British Rail Class 123 Swindon Inter City DMU

British Rail Class 123 Swindon Inter City DMU

The Class 123 was a design of Diesel Multiple Unit built for British Rail in 1963. They were built by British Rail at Swindon Works, and designed like all Swindon units as inter-city sets. Ten of the four-car sets were built and introduced in 1963. Swindon-built DMUs,...
British Rail Class 125 BR Derby Unit

British Rail Class 125 BR Derby Unit

The Class 125 was a design of three car Diesel Multiple Unit built for British Rail in 1958. They were high-density units, externally very similar to the Class 116 and were built specifically for the Lea Valley Line. All withdrawn in 1977, none survive to this day....
British Rail Class 129 Cravens Parcels Unit

British Rail Class 129 Cravens Parcels Unit

The Class 129 was a class of single-car Diesel Multiple Unit built in 1955 for British Rail. Only three were built by Cravens and were introduced in 1958. The class was built for parcels traffic like the Class 128. One unit (55997) survived into departmental service...
British Rail Class 202 (6L) DEMU

British Rail Class 202 (6L) DEMU

The British Rail Class 202 (or 6L) diesel-electric multiple units were built from 1957-58 at Eastleigh and Ashford Works. These units were built to work the London Charing Cross to Hastings services. Several tunnels along the route had restricted clearance, meaning...
British Rail Class 483 Metro Cammell  Unit

British Rail Class 483 Metro Cammell Unit

The British Rail Class 483 electrical multiple units were originally built as 1938 tube stock units for London Underground. They were extensively refurbished between 1989 and 1992 by Eastleigh Works, for use on services on the Isle of Wight’s Island Line. This...