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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D1041 10/10/1962

Names Carried
Name Date From

Liveries Carried
Colour Date From
Maroon bodywork including front of cab. 10/10/1962
Maroon bodywork, small yellow warning panel 06/05/1963
Maroon bodywork, full yellow cab front 21/05/1968
BR Blue bodywork, full yellow cab front 13/10/1969

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 52
Wheels C-C
Builder Crewe Works
To Service 10/10/1962
Withdrawn 23/02/1977 off Laira (84A)
Time in Service 14 yrs, 4 mths , 13 dys
Total Mileage 1,384,000 miles
Status Preserved

Code Name Date From
81A Old Oak Common (New) 10/10/1962
88A Cardiff Canton 4w/e 06/04/1963
81A Old Oak Common 4w/e 28/09/1963
82A Bristol Bath Road 4w/e 25/01/1964
87E Landore 10w/e 01/06/1968
84A Laira 9w/e 09/11/1968
   Withdrawn 23/02/1977

Current Status Unknown

Start End Event Details Source See Also
10/10/1962 To Service To service as D1041, name: WESTERN PRINCE
Built at Crewe Works
Allocated to Old Oak Common (81A)
Livery applied: Maroon bodywork including front of cab.
06/04/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Canton (88A)    
28/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (81A)    
25/01/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Bristol Bath Road (82A)    
29/11/1964 Sightings Swindon Works visit: In 'A' shop RO 1/1965 Link
01/06/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Landore (87E)    
09/11/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (84A)    
23/02/1977 Withdrawn Condemned as D1041 from Laira (LA)    

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