BR 65379 2-EPB EMU: Driving Motor Brake Second Open built 1955

BR 65379 2-EPB EMU: Driving Motor Brake Second Open built 1955

BR 65379 2-EPB EMU: Driving Motor Brake Second Open built 1955
BR 65379 2-EPB EMU: Driving Motor Brake Second Open built 1955

 

Present Location Finmere Station
County Location Oxfordshire
Designed For BR
Build Location Eastleigh
Built by BR
Diagram number 401
Lot number 30116
Type DMBSO
First Number 65379
Later Numbers 977925
Present Number 977925
Current Livery BR multiple unit green livery
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes 750v 3 rail: DMBSO of 2-EPB Unit 5765 (later Class 416/2). Eventually (as 977925) with 65382 (as 977924) made up Departmental Unit 930206, used as Sandite/de-icing train. With 65382 and two similar vehicles from Selhurst Depot to the former station at Finmere (disused GCR Claydon Junction/Brackley line) by 9/09. Private site: no unauthorised access.
Owner Private
Rarity Few
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Photo Date 27/08/2017
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 17/09/2017

Rob Davidson 13/08/2016: earlier view
Rob Davidson 13/08/2016: earlier view


 

 










 





 

 

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