Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30210
|15/10/56||New to||40A (Lincoln)|
|May-73||Depot code change||LN (Lincoln)|
|10/05/87||Stored U.||LN (Lincoln)|
|Jun-87||To Parcels Sector at||CA (Cambridge)|
20th October 1956 - 50001 / 56001 made numerous test runs from Lincoln to Cleethorpes, Retford, Skegness, etc. from 15th - 20th October 1956. Brake blocks placed on sacking on the floor were used as additional weight.
56001 - original number
54001 - from May-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
|50001||56001||As delivered to 40A - 15th October 1956|
|50001||56001||Noted 20th October 1956|
circa Dec-86 - AWS fitted
Class 114 DTC E56001 in Swindon Works on September 14, 1979. Steve Davies Collection.
Working the 12:09 to Cleethorpes at Barton-on-Humber on the 29th March 1983 is a Class 114 DMU formed of E56001 + E50007. Hamish Stevenson.
Class 114 DTS in Snailwell on April 16, 1988. Surface Stock.