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Vehicle 55018

Class 122

BR Diagram 539

Builder: GRC&W
Type: High Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: AEC 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30419
Diagram: 539


01/05/59 - Following a steam derailment at Slough the following formations were noted on "all-stations" trains from Paddington to Reading: W55016/56295, W55017/56294/55014, W51135/51148/55018.



Date: 20th September 1961

W55018 and W56295 at Claverdon with the 12:40pm Stratford-on-Avon to Leamington Spa (General), 20th September 1961. Michael Mensing.


Date: 19th January 1978

Set number: P118

55018 looking very sorry for itself at Swindon Works, 19th January 1978. Neil Cannon.

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Date: 20th September 1961

56295 and 55018 at Hatton with the 11.20am Leamington Spa (General) - Stratford-on-Avon on the 20th September 1961. Michael Mensing.


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