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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D449 11/12/1968
TOPS (Tops) 50049 01/01/1973

Names Carried
Name Date From
Defiance 02/05/1978

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 50
Wheels Co-Co
Builder English Electric Vulcan Foundry
To Service 11/12/1968
Withdrawn 01/08/1991
Withdrawal Reason Due major exam
Time in Service 22 yrs, 7 mths , 21 dys
Status Preserved

Code Name Date From
D05 Stoke Division (New) 11/12/1968
BR Bristol Bath Road w/e 11/05/1974
   Withdrawn 01/08/1991

Current Status Unknown

Start End Event Details Source See Also
11/12/1968 To Service To service as D449
Built at English Electric Vulcan Foundry
Allocated to Stoke Division (D05)
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 50049    
11/05/1974 Allocation Reallocated to Bristol Bath Road (BR)    
02/05/1978 Naming Named 'Defiance' at Laira    
01/08/1991 Withdrawn Condemned as 50049