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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5555 01/10/1959
TOPS (Tops) 31137 01/01/1973

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 30
Rebuild History
Wheels A1A-A1A
Builder Brush Traction, Loughborough
Cost when Built £
To Service 01/10/1959
Withdrawn 01/12/1995
Time in Service 36 yrs , 2 mths
Cut Up 03/2001
Cut At English, Welsh & Scottish Railways (Wigan)
Information Disc Indicators
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
32B Ipswich (New) 01/10/1959
32A Norwich Thorpe w/e 17/06/1961
41A Tinsley w/e 09/10/1965
32B Ipswich w/e 11/03/1967
40B Immingham w/e 11/05/1968
41A Tinsley 4w/e 11/07/1970
40B Immingham w/e 08/05/1971
55A Holbeck (MR) w/e 07/10/1972
TE Thornaby 4w/e 06/10/1973
   Withdrawn 01/12/1995

Date Modified Order_number Modification Total Cost
05/1967   Reclassified from 30 to 31  

Date of Fire Severity Damage Source of Fire Material Details Location
15/09/1961 Not severe   Electrical overloads or arcs Electrical insulation    
20/09/1964 Not severe   Brake block sparks Oil impregnated dirt or waste    

Start End Event Details Source See Also
01/10/1959 To Service To service as D5555
Built at Brush Traction, Loughborough
Allocated to Ipswich (32B)
17/06/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Norwich Thorpe (32A)    
09/10/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Tinsley (41A)    
11/03/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Ipswich (32B)    
05/1967 Modification Modification: Reclassified from 30 to 31    
11/05/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
11/07/1970 Allocation Reallocated to Tinsley (41A)    
08/05/1971 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
07/10/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Holbeck (MR) (55A)    
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 31137    
06/10/1973 Allocation Reallocated to Thornaby (TE)    
01/12/1995 Withdrawn Condemned as 31137    
03/2001 Scrapped Broken up by English, Welsh & Scottish Railways: Wigan    

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