Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: AEC 150hp
Lot Number: 30419
Brand new W55006 and W55007 sit in the platform in Leamington Spa station ready to work the 9pm to Stratford-upon-Avon on Whit Monday, May 26th, 1958. Michael Mensing.
55006 passes by at Lapworth with the 5.40pm Leamington - Snow Hill service on September 8th, 1966. Michael Mensing.
Class 122 55006 is seen on the Stourbridge branch in Autumn 1978. Michael Mensing.
55006 on the Stourbridge branch at Stourbridge Junction on 12th December 1079. Ian Buck.
Bubbles 55006 and 55001 pass near Leamington Spa with the 13:45 Leamington Spa - Stratford service on 22/07/1980. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Gloucester Class 122 single car M55006 of TS052 at Birmingham Moor St on Friday 12th August 1983. PJ Evans.
A rare sight of a Gloucester RC&W Class 122 Single Unit, M55006 coupled to the rear of a 2-Car Class 108 departing from Croston with an Ormskirk to Preston service on August 5th 1985. Newton Heath Depot had a pair of Class 122s allocated for use on the Stockport to Stalybridge services, but the appearance of one on the Ormskirk Line was almost certainly a one-off. The former Jubilee Mill complex that forms a backdrop here has now been demolished and replaced with houses. Martyn Hilbert.
Class 122 55006, set number TS056, is seen stabled at Tyseley from the exhaust end on 14.06.1986. Andy Cole.
55006 inside Tyseley depot during the open day on October 4th, 1987. Stuart Mackay Collection.
M55006 at the Tyseley Open Day, 4/10/87, with Midline liveried 55033 also on view. Malcolm Clements.
Class 122 55006 seen in Exteter station in July 1989. Mike Cooper.
Class 122 bubble cars 55006 and 55003 at Plymouth on 29-12-1989. Gordon Thomson.
55006 (set P106) at St Ives ready to work the 9.42am to Penzance, 2/1/91. Gazza Prescott.
55006 (set P106) at St Erth on the 9.03am from St Ives, 3/1/91. Gazza Prescott.
The 12:10 to Birmingham Moor Street is seen departing from Leamington Spa on 28/04/1978. It is formed of Class 100 M50342, Class 108 M56267 and Class 105 M50812. Visible behind is Class 122 55006. Graeme Phillips Collection.