British Rail Class 202 facts for kids

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British Rail Class 202
In service 1957–1986
Manufacturer Eastleigh and Ashford Works
Number built unknown
Formation 6 cars per trainset
Operator British Rail
Maximum speed 75 mph
Engine(s) 2x EE6K

The British Rail Class 202 (or 6L) diesel-electric multiple units were built from 1957 to 1958 at Eastleigh and Ashford Works. These units were built to work the London Charing Cross to Hastings services. Several tunnels along the route had restricted clearance, meaning that these units were built with a narrow body profile.

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