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Class 412 Electric Multiple Unit (4-BEP)
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4-BEP 2305 & 170 208
UK Class 412 DC EMU. Built between 1956 & 1964, these 4-car units run on 750 V d.c. 3rd rail. Top speed is 90 mph, 145 km/h and are rated at 740 kW, 992 hp. These units consist of 2 second class motor driving units a miniature buffet and a composite coach.

The vanished scene at Basingstoke sees a 1960 built 4-BEP 2305 on a westbound semi-fast passing an Anglia Railways DMU 170 208 on their discontinued cross-London service from Chelmsford. A rainy Monday September 18th, 2000.

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