On 12/05/2010 20:20, MIG wrote:
On 12 May, 19:23, wrote:
May MR also has pictures of the new units for the "Goblin" line? Are
these the first diesel trains utilized for passenger service by TfL
and its predecessors?
Has the Goblin been out of action since the inception of London
No and no.
I didn't think so, but a yes to the latter would be the only way there
could have been a yes to the former (as I probably don't need to spell
I assumed he meant "are these the first diesel trains utilized for
passenger service *acquired* (as opposed to inherited) by TfL and its
predecessors?" In which case the answer AFAIK
is yes. LUL does own a
diesel loco or two for maintenance purposes.