A Met-Camm Lightweight set approaches Bury St. Edmunds Yard Signal Box in 1955. Peter Edey.
In 1955 a Met-Camm Lightweight set passes Bury St. Edmunds Yard Signal Box. Peter Edey.
A Met-Camm Lightweight set in Mundesley station circa 1958, E79290 on the left and the DMBS is presumable 79074. Standing in the van doorway is the photographer, the station staff are Mr Bass and Bryn Davies. Tim Stubbs.
Met-Cam "Lightweight" DTS E79270 heads a Dereham service at Kings Lynn - c.1958. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
The staff seem happy to be posing in front of this Met-Camm Lighweight unit in Tilbury station on the 16th July 1959. Steve Davies Collection.
A Met-Camm Lightweight set in Mundesley station on the 23rd July 1959. Tim Stubbs.
A Met-Camm Lightweight DMU heads up the Swaffham branch at Roundham Junction. Date unknown. Steve Davies Collection.
A mixed livery Met-Camm Lighweight set seen at Two Mile Bottom (near Thetford). Date unknown. Steve Davies Collection.
A fine 'yellow diamond' E79xxx series Metro Cammell twin glides into the bay platforms at Cambridge on September 5th 1964 forming the 17.00 from Ipswich (due 18.43), while over on the left Ipswich based Brush Type 2 D5529 (later the ill fated 31111) stands alongside EE Type 3 D6719 which is just being detached from the stock of the 17.36 from Liverpool Street. Copyright Chris Burton. Gerard Fletcher.
At a rather unkept looking Kimberly Park station, this Met-Cam "Lightweight" is heading for Norwich according to the blind. Steve Davies Collection.
A Met-Camm Lightweight seen at Dereham. Undated. Steve Davies Collection.
Met-Camm Lightweight M79081 and trailer are seen north of Strines with a Manchester - Hayfield service on the 19th June 1965. Michael Mensing.
A Met-Camm Lightweight set seen north of Strines on a Hayfield - Manchester service, 19th June 1965. Michael Mensing.
The 5.57pm Manchester - Hayfield service is seen one mile north of Strines on the 19th June 1965, formed of Derby Lightweight and Met-Camm Lightweight sets. Michael Mensing.
A Met-Camm Lightweight set with E79272 leading is seen heading south near East Suffolk Junction in Ipswich on the Great Eastern main line. June 1966. Steve Davies Collection.
A Met-Camm Lightweight set at East Suffolk Junction on 3 June 1966. The destination blinds indicate it's heading for Cambridge. Steve Davies Collection.
A Met-Camm Lightweight unit seen at East Suffolk Junction on the 4th June 1966. Steve Davies Collection.
A Met-Camm Lightweight set at East Suffolk Junction on June 5th 1966. Steve Davies Collection.
Taken circa 1970, this 79xxx series Met-Camm is pictured at Ipswich Loco shed. Tony Wilkins.
E79269 at Ipswich Loco, taken after withdrawal circa 1970. Tony Wilkins.