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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D444 11/10/1968
TOPS (Tops) 50044 01/01/1973

Names Carried
Name Date From
Exeter 27/04/1978

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 50
Wheels Co-Co
Builder English Electric Vulcan Foundry
To Service 11/10/1968
Withdrawn 01/01/1991
Withdrawal Reason Main generator
Time in Service 22 yrs, 2 mths , 21 dys
Status Preserved

Code Name Date From
D05 Stoke Division (New) 11/10/1968
BR Bristol Bath Road w/e 04/05/1974
   Withdrawn 01/01/1991

Current Status Unknown

Start End Event Details Source See Also
11/10/1968 To Service To service as D444
Built at English Electric Vulcan Foundry
Allocated to Stoke Division (D05)
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 50044    
04/05/1974 Allocation Reallocated to Bristol Bath Road (BR)    
27/04/1978 Naming Named 'Exeter' at Laira    
01/01/1991 Withdrawn Condemned as 50044    

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