|English Multiple Unit Photos
Class 412 Electric Multiple Unit (4-BEP)
|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.