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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Post 1948 (1955 Num) 13241 02/03/1956  
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D3241 13/07/1957  
TOPS (Tops) 08173 04/1974  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 08
Subclass/Rebuild History
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
To Service 02/03/1956 to York (North) (50A)
Withdrawn 11/12/1978 off Eastfield (ED)
Time in Service 22 yrs, 9 mths , 9 dys
Cut Up 31/03/1987
Cut At Vic Berry (at Thornton Yard)
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
50A York (North) (New) on 02/03/1956
52E Percy Main 3w/e 16/06/1956
52B Heaton w/e 13/12/1958
52G Sunderland w/e 04/03/1961
52A Gateshead w/e 08/06/1963
52E Percy Main 4w/e 11/09/1965
51A Darlington w/e 10/05/1969
51L Thornaby 4w/e 11/07/1970
64H Leith Central w/e 16/10/1971
64B Haymarket 4w/e 27/05/1972
67C Ayr 4w/e 24/02/1973
ED Eastfield 4w/e 29/12/1973
   Withdrawn on 11/12/1978

Fitted Component Details Removed Reason Removed
02/03/1956 Power Unit IH3472    

Start Event Details Source See Also
02/03/1956 To Service To service as British Railways Number 13241
Built at Darlington Works
Allocated to York (North) (50A)
Power Unit IH3472
16/06/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Percy Main (52E)    
13/07/1957 Renumbered Renumbered to 3241 (Pre Tops)    
13/12/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Heaton (52B)    
04/03/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Sunderland (52G)    
08/06/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Gateshead (52A)    
11/09/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Percy Main (52E)    
10/05/1969 Allocation Reallocated to Darlington (51A)    
11/07/1970 Allocation Reallocated to Thornaby (51L)    
16/10/1971 Allocation Reallocated to Leith Central (64H)    
27/05/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Haymarket (64B)    
24/02/1973 Allocation Reallocated to Ayr (67C)    
29/12/1973 Allocation Reallocated to Eastfield (ED)    
04/1974 Renumbered Renumbered to 08173 (Tops)    
11/12/1978 Withdrawn Condemned as 08173 from Eastfield (ED)    
31/03/1987 Scrapped Broken up by Vic Berry: at Thornton Yard    

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