14th June 1959

(Day Excursion)

Locos Used D8005, D8011

Route :

Loco Route
D8005 Watford, Southend.
D8011 Southend, Watford.

Notes :
On arriving at Southend D8005 ran rather heavily into the buffer stops, with the locomotive and stock then being stopped for examination. D8011 arrived with replacement stock for the return working.

Source : David Hills (compiled from contemporary reports)

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