Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30266
50255 - original number
53255 - from May-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
Parcels Class 101 53255 stabled at Cambridge. Date unknown. Stuart Mackay Collection.
E50255 heads a Whitby bound service seen in Grosmont station on the 16th April 1983. Stuart Mackay.
Class 101 53255 is seen passing Saltley working for the Parcels sector on 08.05.1989. Andy Cole.
E53255 + E53233 with a van on tow on 4E26, the 17:57 Piccadilly to Leeds mail. New Mills South Jct, 13-5-89. Kevin Dowd.
Class 101 parcels vehicle 53255 sits beside 975664 at Cambridge on 7/8/89. Mike Cooper.
Met-Camm parcels set 53233 + 53255 stabled at Cambridge. Date unknown. Stuart Mackay Collection.
A Class 101 led by E50255 heads away from Grosmont station towards Whitby past NYMR stock on the 16th April 1983. Stuart Mackay.
Class 101 Met-Cam E53233+E53255 at Stratford on the 30th March 1987. Both vehicles are displaying a "Red Star Parcels" sticker on their sides. Kevin Law.
Seen at York, 53233 has been withdrawn from passenger service and now working in Red Star Express Parcels service. With 53255, on 12-07-1987. Wilson Adams.
Class 101 parcels set 53233 and 53255 at Cambridge on 7/8/89. The Cravens vehicle is 977126. Mike Cooper.