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977366 & 977367 - M&EE De-icing & Sandite Unit 002

Photo of 977366 & 977367 at Eastleigh T&RSMD

Vehicles in this photo

The following vehicle(s) appear in this photo.

  • 70270 - M&EE De-icing Unit 002 (Formerly Unit 003)
  • 70272 - M&EE De-icing Unit 002 (Formerly Unit 003)
  • 977366 - M&EE De-icing & Sandite Unit 002
  • 977367 - M&EE De-icing & Sandite Unit 002

Photo details

  • Eastleigh T&RSMD
  • 15 September 1990
  • © Neil Walkling

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Your comments

  • Ben Williams

    17 June 2008, 22:41:14

    Confusingly, this unit was numbered 003 until the original unit 002 (DS 70269 & 70271) was scrapped. Thanks to Simon & Keith for the info.

    003 De-icing Unit. DS70270+DS70272 ex 4LAV MBSs 10497/99 resp (units

    2954/55) 2/1969. Unit reno 002 7/1982. Coaches reno 977366/67

    9/1986. Unit wdn 3/1990. Scrapped by Gwent Demolition 8/1993.

    Unit fitted with Plasma Torch 1971-72. Used as Water Cannon 1972-79.

    Then as Sandite till wdn.

  • SD0853

    20 March 2010, 13:45:05

    Interesting to note that the original windows and headcode have been replaced with equipment from a 400series EMU by this time.


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