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EE Type 4 Class 40 No. D399 (40199) at Thornaby Shed 1965

EE Type 4 Class 40 No. D399 (40199) at Thornaby Shed 1965 - Low Resolution Image

English Electric Type 3, Class 40 No. D399 at Thornaby Shed 51L on Easter Sunday 18th April 1965, later to renumbered as Class 40 40199. The loco was withdrawn on 13 June 1982 and cut up at BREL Doncaster Works on 14th May 1983. A trainspotter stands in the cab wearing his school uniform of peaked school cap, blazer, short trousers and knee socks. Although being slowly phased out, shorts and caps were items of school uniform common at this time.

Date Photo Taken 18/04/1965
Date Uploaded 05/11/2013
Image Owner/Copyright Howie Milburn
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Diesel/Electric Loco Information for EE Type 4 Class 40 No. D399 (40199) at Thornaby Shed 1965 - Low Resolution Image

Diesel/Electric Loco Class Information for EE Type 4 Class 40 No. D399 (40199) at Thornaby Shed 1965 - Low Resolution Image

Steam Shed Information for EE Type 4 Class 40 No. D399 (40199) at Thornaby Shed 1965 - Low Resolution Image



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Steve said on the 22/02/2016:
He looks very smart indeed, and given that it is Easter Day, perhaps he is about to deliver a sermon from the lofty pulpit of the class 40 cab!

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