British Rail Class 302 facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBritish Rail Class 302
Class 302 at Barking
|In service||1958 - 1999|
|Refurbishment||1981 - 1982 (All)
1992 (4 mail conversions)
|Number built||112 trainsets|
|Formation||4 Cars per Trainset|
|Maximum speed||75 mph (121 km/h)|
|Electric system(s)||25 kV AC Overhead Originally = 6.25/25 KV|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm|
The British Rail Class 302 (pre-TOPS AM2) was a type of electric multiple unit (EMU) introduced between 1958 - 1960 for outer suburban passenger services on the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway route. This class of multiple unit was constructed using the Mark 1 bodyshell and was slam door.
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