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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D4097 08/09/1961
TOPS (Tops) 08883 05/1974

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 08
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Horwich Works
Cost when Built £
To Service 08/09/1961
Withdrawn 28/02/2007
Time in Service 45 yrs, 5 mths , 20 dys
Cut Up 31/12/2007
Cut At T J Thomson and Son Ltd. (Stockton)
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
63A Perth South (New) 08/09/1961
63B Fort William 4w/e 18/11/1961
63A Perth South 5w/e 01/06/1968
61B Aberdeen Ferryhill 4w/e 27/12/1969
ED Eastfield 4w/e 01/12/1973
ML Motherwell m/e 31/10/1979
   Withdrawn 28/02/2007

Start End Event Details Source See Also
08/09/1961 To Service To service as D4097
Built at Horwich Works
Allocated to Perth South (63A)
18/11/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Fort William (63B)    
13/04/1968 Sightings Glasgow Works visit: On works at Glasgow RCTS 6/1968 Link
01/06/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Perth South (63A)    
27/08/1968 Sightings Perth depot: Around the area - Station pilot RO 12/1968 Link
27/12/1969 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdeen Ferryhill (61B)    
01/12/1973 Allocation Reallocated to Eastfield (ED)    
05/1974 Renumbered Renumbered to 08883    
31/10/1979 Allocation Reallocated to Motherwell (ML)    
28/02/2007 Withdrawn Condemned as 08883    
31/12/2007 Scrapped Broken up by T J Thomson and Son Ltd.: Stockton    

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