Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: AEC 150hp
Lot Number: 30419
55010 - original number
975310 - from Jul-74 (departmental stock)
Route Learner From 7/74 to 8/82.
TDB975310 (ex-55010) at Skegness in 1975. Peter (LEYTR).
TDB975310 (formerly 55010) at Skegness in 1975. Peter (LEYTR).
A number of the Class 122 "Bubble Cars" were converted for departmental use. TDB975310 was one such example, being renumbered from 55010 in 1972. It is seen here in an unusual khaki-coloured livery at Doncaster on 15th December 1977. The unit was eventually scrapped in June 1984. The photograph was taken on a Kodak Instamatic 25 camera and is scanned from a Kodak 126 negative. Syd Young.
Drab-olive liveried 975310 seen at Lincoln depot on 20/7/80. Chris Lings.
A GRC&W bubble car (55010) and DTS (unknown) form the 3.20pm Leamington Spa (General)- Stratford-on-Avon on the 8th August 1964, seen near Bearley. Michael Mensing.