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Post by Deepol » Sun Jan 22, 2017 11:45 am

In 1988 when the Class 442 EMUs were being delivered to the Southern Region for the Waterloo to Bournemouth and Weymouth services pairs of Class 73s worked alongside these for a while hauling the old units whose very reliable traction motors were also being used to power the 442s!
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73126 and 73107 arriving at Eastleigh.
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73132 and 73207 also at Eastleigh. They worked a Push-Pull mode and this is them propelling.
Paul Strathdee

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