Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150hp / Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30469
|05/11/58||New to||31A (Cambridge)|
|Sep-64||Transferred to||40A (Lincoln)|
|May-73||Depot code change||LN (Lincoln)|
|20/02/83||Withdrawn from||LN (Lincoln)|
|51287||56445||As delivered to 31A - 5th November 1958|
|51287||56445||Noted 9th August 1959|
A Cravens 2-car set formed of E51287 and E56466 coasts under Park Street Bridge and into Hull Paragon on 10th September 1982 with a service from Bridlington. Syd Young.
A month before closure of the Spalding to March section of the GN & GE Joint line, a Cravens two car unit, 51287 + 56466, rattles across Moulton West Fen with a Doncaster to Cambridge service. The beet campaign is underway as can be seen by the exhaust from the chimney at Spalding sugar factory. 28th October 1982. Mike Dean.
Class 101 51247, set number 101 687, is seen in Strathclyde PTE livery at Glasgow Central on14.11.1998. Andy Cole.