Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30259
50205 - original number
53205 - from 1985 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
E50205 + E56069 in Hartlepool station on October 19, 1980. A unit could usually be found stabled in the bay at the north end of Hartlepool station on a Sunday ready for the first service to Newcastle the next morning. John Carter.
Cars 50205 56069 wait at South Shields to return to Newcastle on 30/05/1981, the last day of British Rail services before conversion to Tyneside Metro system. The run down condition of the station is evident. Graeme Phillips Collection.