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|20/02/83||Withdrawn from||LN (Lincoln)|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.