In Service and Withdrawal
Bexleyheath on the first day, 1st November 1949.
4001 trailing on a London bound service having just left Bexleyheath in 1950. © Mark Stuchbury Collection.
Kidbrooke, 30th June 1952.
Gravesend. © Rob Poole.
London Bridge Platform 2 in 1955 on a Cannon Street to Gravesend Central via Bexleyheath. © Raymond Edwards Collection.
Albany Park, 1959. © Jim Wickham.
4002 "Falconwood circa early/mid 1960's! Possibly about 5.14pm heading to London". © Robert Fleming.
Late 1960s Charing Cross. © Robert Fleming
Bexley, June 1968. © Robert Fleming
Dartford and Charing Cross. © Graham Ellis
Early 1970s Eltham Park and Charing Cross. © Adrian Putley.
Charing Cross, June 1970. © Michael Taylor.
Eltham Well Hall Staion, 1971.
Slade Green, 1971. © Alan Edwards.
Waterloo East, 1971. © Alan Edwards.
4902 (S13004S leading) at Waterloo East on 9 September 1971 forming the 0827 Charing Cross to Slade Green (via Blackheath and Woolwich Arsenal). © Gerry Cork.
1st October 1971,the final day in service. © Gerry Cork.
Top: The final ECS from Dartford to Charing Cross passing London Bridge. Middle and Bottom: Waterloo East, the final revenue earning train. The 18:04 Charing Cross to Dartford via Bexleyheath.
Photos taken at Hoo Junction of 4001, and 4002 having been burnt ready for scrapping. 1st December 1971, Hoo Junction. © Alan Brierly.
1971, Hoo Junction. © Rob Poole.
Latest Update 27th January 2018