History of SYT 2479 (D479OWE)

This Dominator is a member of the final batch of 20 delivered with coach seating, a Gardner 6LXCT engine and 4 speed Voith transmissions. 2479’s chassis number is DDA1011/911 and was new in October 1986. Vehicles 2471 to 2485 all carried Fastline livery when new and were used on express, or longer distance services. 2479 was new to Doncaster depot and remained there all its working life, being withdrawn from service in 2006. Shortly after it entered preservation and remains stored in ‘as withdrawn’ condition. 2479 spent the first 9 years of its service life operating the X78 service between Doncaster and Sheffield.