Class 156 Saltire Relivery

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Twenty-eight ScotRail class 156 units were repainted from SPT carmine and cream livery into ScotRail 'Saltire' livery at Glasgow Works, Springburn. A handful of units in First ScotRail livery have also been repainted into Saltire livery later on following accident repairs.

156437 Stands in the yard at Glasgow Works prior to returning to Corkerhill on 23rd March, 2009. Photo by class47man

Unit NumberArrived Glasgow WorksDeparted Glasgow WorksRemarks
15649405/01/09 22/01/09 (unbranded). Vinyls fitted at Corkerhill Depot 28/02/09.
15643322/01/09 11/02/09
15643711/02/09 23/03/09
15643223/03/09 17/04/09 1st with grey roof
15643520/04/09 21/05/09
15643922/05/09 15/06/09
15650315/06/09 14/08/09 (also underframe repairs & C4)
15651221/06/09 12/07/09 (also C4 overhaul)
15650720/07/09 09/08/09
15650513/08/09 03/09/09
15651103/09/09 23/09/09
15651023/09/09 13/10/09
15650230/09/09 29/10/09 (also C4 overhaul)
15650929/10/09 17/11/09
15643117/11/09 04/12/09
15650004/12/09 23/12/09
15643418/01/10 05/02/10
15644204/02/10 23/02/10
15643023/02/10 12/03/10
15644512/03/10 31/03/10 1st with Gaelic branding.
15650131/03/1020/04/10
15643620/04/10 10/05/10 C4 overhaul also
15650810/05/10 28/05/10
15651428/05/10 16/06/10
15651316/06/10 05/07/10
15649505/07/10 23/07/10
15650623/07/10 11/08/10
15650411/08/10 30/08/10

Units in First ScotRail livery (not repainted in current programme 2009-10):
156446 / 156447 / 156449 / 156450 / 156453 / 156456 / 156457 / 156458 / 156462 / 156465
156467 / 156474 / 156476 / 156477 / 156478 / 156485 / 156492 / 156493 / 156496 / 156499

Units in First ScotRail livery were not involved in the ScotRail Saltire re-livery programme during 2009-10. However, units 156492 and 156499 were repainted in Saltire livery in early 2013, as a result of the collision damage in October 2012.

Unit NumberArrived Glasgow WorksDeparted Glasgow WorksRemarks
15649211/11/1216/01/13Relivered when undergoing collision damage repairs
15649911/11/1202/02/13Relivered when undergoing collision damage repairs

On 21st December 2014, unit 156478 suffered flood damage after hitting the flood water near Mauchline while forming the 22:12 Glasgow Central to Carlisle. The unit was taken to Brodies in Kilmarnock where unit was rebuilt. This included the repaint into Saltire livery as well as interior overhaul and modifications to meet accessibility regulations. The unit returned to ScotRail on 19th October 2016.

Unit NumberArrived Brodies KilmarnockDeparted Brodies KilmarnockRemarks
156478January 201519/10/16Relivered when undergoing flood damage repairs

Still to be done

156446
156447
156449
156450
156453
156456
156457
156458
156462
156465
156467
156474
156476
156477
156485
156493
156496

See also...

Internal Links

Class 156 Formations
Class 156 SPT Livery
Class 156 FSR Repaint 06