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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5000 05/09/1958
TOPS (Tops) 24005 11/1973

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 24
Wheels Bo-Bo
Builder Derby Works
To Service 05/09/1958
Withdrawn 31/01/1976 off Longsight (LO)
Time in Service 17 yrs, 4 mths , 26 dys
Cut Up 30/04/1977
Cut At Locomotive Works (Swindon)
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
5B Crewe South (New) 05/09/1958
17A Derby (on loan) 05/09/1958
73C Hither Green (on loan) w/e 27/01/1959
1A Willesden w/e 16/06/1962
73C Hither Green (on loan) w/e 16/06/1962
1A Willesden m/e 07/1962
5A Crewe North w/e 17/08/1963
1A Willesden w/e 14/09/1963
1B Camden w/e 09/01/1965
1A Willesden w/e 27/02/1965
1E Bletchley w/e 02/10/1965
D01 London Division 18/04/1966
D05 Stoke Division w/e 08/04/1967
   Withdrawn 04/01/1969
55A Holbeck (MR) (Reinstated) 05/10/1969
66A Polmadie w/e 16/10/1971
65A Eastfield 5w/e 01/04/1972
LO Longsight w/e 11/01/1975
   Stored 2w/e 12/07/1975
   Withdrawn 31/01/1976

Date Modified Modification

Start End Event Details Source See Also
05/09/1958 Allocation Loaned to Derby (17A)    
05/09/1958 To Service To service as D5000
Built at Derby Works
Allocated to Crewe South (5B)
27/01/1959 Allocation Loaned to Hither Green (73C)    
16/06/1962 Allocation Loaned to Hither Green (73C)    
16/06/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Willesden (1A)    
07/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Willesden (1A)    
17/08/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe North (5A)    
14/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Willesden (1A)    
09/01/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Camden (1B)    
27/02/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Willesden (1A)    
02/10/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Bletchley (1E)    
18/04/1966 Allocation Reallocated to London Division (D01)    
03/09/1966 Sightings Last day of through services on the Great Central main line: Worked the 14:38 Marylebone-Nottingham Victoria Last Years of the Great Central Mainline (Robert Robotham) Link
08/04/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Stoke Division (D05)    
04/01/1969 Withdrawn      
05/10/1969 Reinstated Reinstated to Holbeck (MR) (55A)    
16/10/1971 Allocation Reallocated to Polmadie (66A)    
01/04/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Eastfield (65A)    
11/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 24005    
11/01/1975 Allocation Reallocated to Longsight (LO)    
12/07/1975 Allocation      
12/07/1975 To Store To Store    
31/01/1976 Withdrawn Condemned as 24005 from Longsight (LO)    
30/04/1977 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Swindon