English Electro-diesel Photos
Class 73/2

73209 at Gatwick Airport on a Gatwick Express

Built from 1965 to 1967 these are rated at 1420 hp, 1060 kW on 750 V dc and are equipped with a 600 hp, 447 kW diesel engine for operating over non-3rd rail lines. The 73/2 class retained their 90 mph top speed for use on the airport expresses and were being replaced by new Class 460 EMUs from September, 2000.

73209 at Gatwick Airport on a Gatwick Express on Wednesday June 9th, 1999. 

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