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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS E3026 04/08/1960
TOPS 83003 24/02/1973

Locomotive Specifics
Class 83
Wheels Bo-Bo
Builder English Electric Vulcan Foundry
Works Number 2930/E266
To Service 04/08/1960
Withdrawn 04/05/1975
Time in Service 14 yrs , 9 mths
Cut Up 30/06/1975
Cut At Locomotive Works Crewe, Cheshire
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
GS Glasgow Shields Road w/e 26/01/1974
LG Longsight (Electric) w/e 11/05/1974
   Withdrawn 04/05/1975

Date Modified Modification
02/1973 Air Braked only

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/08/1960 To Service To service as E3026
Built at English Electric Vulcan Foundry
10/04/1971 Sightings In store at Bury Shed: In store   Link
02/1973 Modification Modification: Air Brakes fitted    
24/02/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 83003    
26/01/1974 Allocation Reallocated to Glasgow Shields Road (GS)    
11/05/1974 Allocation Reallocated to Longsight (Electric) (LG)    
04/05/1975 Withdrawn Condemned as 83003    
30/06/1975 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Crewe, Cheshire    

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