Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30500
51427 - original number
977899 - from May-93 (departmental stock)
Sandite / Route Learner From 5/93 to 6/99. Carried set number 993 / 960993
E51427 at Cambridge on 31/8/90. Mac Winfield.
E51299 + E56426 / E56470 + E51427 with a Newcastle - Middlesborough service at Stockton on March 22, 1980. John Carter.
56393 and 51427 are seen at Thornaby on the 17th May 1981. Jerry Glover.
One of the Cambridge allocated Metro-Cammell Class 101 units (E54380 + E51427) moves off Peterborough stabling point after fuelling on March 15th, 1986. After doing a bit of complicated shunting it will work a local to Hitchin. Photo by Phil Mott. Gerard Fletcher.