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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5006 03/01/1959
TOPS (Tops) 24006 04/1974

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 24
Wheels Bo-Bo
Builder Derby Works
To Service 03/01/1959
Withdrawn 16/08/1975
Time in Service 16 yrs, 7 mths , 13 dys
Cut Up 31/12/1980
Cut At Locomotive Works (St Rollox, Glasgow)
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
17A Derby (New) 03/01/1959
73C Hither Green w/e 11/03/1959
5B Crewe South w/e 05/03/1960
5B Crewe South w/e 17/03/1962
5A Crewe North w/e 12/05/1962
1F Rugby w/e 14/09/1963
5A Crewe Diesel w/e 17/07/1965
1F Rugby w/e 02/10/1965
D01 London Division 18/04/1966
D05 Stoke Division w/e 08/04/1967
65A Eastfield w/e 06/03/1971
   Stored 5w/e 26/07/1975
   Withdrawn 16/08/1975

Date Modified Modification

Start End Event Details Source See Also
03/01/1959 To Service To service as D5006
Built at Derby Works
Allocated to Derby (17A)
11/03/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Hither Green (73C)    
05/03/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe South (5B)    
26/11/1961 Sightings Eastleigh Works visit: Around the Works - Works yard. SLS 1/1962 Link
17/03/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe South (5B)    
12/05/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe North (5A)    
14/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Rugby (1F)    
17/07/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe Diesel (5A)    
02/10/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Rugby (1F)    
18/04/1966 Allocation Reallocated to London Division (D01)    
08/04/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Stoke Division (D05)    
06/03/1971 Allocation Reallocated to Eastfield (65A)    
04/1974 Renumbered Renumbered to 24006    
26/07/1975 Allocation      
26/07/1975 To Store To Store    
16/08/1975 Withdrawn Condemned as 24006    
31/12/1980 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: St Rollox, Glasgow    

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