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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D415 02/04/1968
TOPS (Tops) 50015 01/01/1973

Names Carried
Name Date From
Valiant 21/04/1978

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 50
Wheels Co-Co
Builder English Electric Vulcan Foundry
To Service 02/04/1968
Withdrawn 05/06/1992
Withdrawal Reason Surplus to requirements
Time in Service 24 yrs, 2 mths , 3 dys
Cut Up 30/03/1993
Status Preserved

Code Name Date From
WL Western Lines (LMR) (New) 02/04/1968
D05 Stoke Division 17/06/1968
LA Laira w/e 11/05/1974
   Withdrawn 05/06/1992

Current Status Unknown

Start End Event Details Source See Also
02/04/1968 To Service To service as D415
Built at English Electric Vulcan Foundry
Allocated to Western Lines (LMR) (WL)
11/04/1968 Sightings Failed between Carlisle and Braidwood on the up "Mid Day Scot" RCTS 6/1968  
13/04/1968 Sightings Polmadie depot: Stabled on Polmadie depot RCTS 6/1968 Link
17/06/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Stoke Division (D05)    
27/12/1971 Sightings Stabled at Crewe Diesel depot: Stabled on Crewe Diesel depot RO 517 Link
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 50015    
11/05/1974 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (LA)    
21/04/1978 Naming Named 'Valiant' at Laira    
05/06/1992 Withdrawn Condemned as 50015    

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