Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Yellow Diamond
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30191
|28/02/56||New to||32A (Norwich)|
|13/04/56||On loan to||64A (St Margarets)|
|w/e 22/9/56||Ex-loan back to||32A (Norwich)|
|02/11/68||Withdrawn from||32A (Norwich)|
13th April 1956 - 79055/79271 and 79056/79272 arrived at Leith Central from the ER. They started running on the Guldane branch to train drivers.
8th August 1956 - 79056/79272 were noted on the 2.50pm Edinburgh Waverley - North Berwick and 3.55pm return. 79055/79271 was on the 6.00pm North Berwick - Waverley.
|79056||79272||As delivered to 32A - 28th February 1956|
|79056||79272||Noted 13th April 1956|
|79056||79272||Noted 8th August 1956|
|79048||79272||Noted 9th September 1957|
|79047||79272||Noted 18th January 1958|
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.
Metropolitan-Cammell units E79272 and E79056 withdrawn from service and stored at the former 32B Ipswich depot pending collection for scrapping, 2nd May 1971. Gordon Edgar.