Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30261
50221 - original number
53221 - from Jun-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
Met-Camm set E50221 + E56054 at Escrick on 25-05-81. Vincent Haworth.
The 13.23 Darlington to Saltburn service stands at Middlesbrough on Thursday July 2nd 1981 formed of a Class 101 Metro-Cammell twin unit. The power car leading (E50221) is looking smart having been in for a works overhaul four months before. New in August 1957 it was no stranger to the area, having been based at Sunderland, South Gosforth or Darlington all its life. It is paired with E56386. Gerard Fletcher.
On the 19th July 1981 50221 and 56386 are seen at Stockton. Jerry Glover.
Express Parcels Class 101 E53221 at Snailwell in April 1990. Surface Stock.
Parcels Class 101 51439 + 53221 with a 114 set at Leeds on 30/12/87. Rex Holt.