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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D2170 21/11/1960
TOPS (Tops) 03170 02/02/1974

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 03
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service 21/11/1960
Withdrawn 03/1989
Time in Service 28 yrs, 3 mths , 7 dys
Status Preserved

Code Name Date From
50B Hull Dairycoates (New) 21/11/1960
50C Hull Botanic Gardens w/e 03/03/1962
50B Hull Dairycoates 4w/e 02/12/1967
55H Neville Hill w/e 23/11/1968
52A Gateshead w/e 30/08/1969
   Withdrawn 03/1989

Current Status Unknown

Start End Event Details Source See Also
21/11/1960 To Service To service as D2170
Built at Swindon Works
Allocated to Hull Dairycoates (50B)
03/03/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Hull Botanic Gardens (50C)    
02/12/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Hull Dairycoates (50B)    
11/1968 Modification Modification: Air Brakes fitted    
23/11/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Neville Hill (55H)    
30/08/1969 Allocation Reallocated to Gateshead (52A)    
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 03170    
03/1989 Withdrawn Condemned as 03170    

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