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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5563 12/11/1959  
TOPS (Tops) 31145 01/01/1973  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 30
Rebuild History
Wheels A1A-A1A
Builder Brush Traction, Loughborough
To Service 12/11/1959
Withdrawn 14/01/2000
Time in Service 40 yrs, 2 mths , 2 dys
Cut Up 06/1999
Cut At English, Welsh & Scottish Railways (Wigan)
Information 4-digit route indicators
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
31B March (New) 12/11/1959
32A Norwich Thorpe w/e 10/02/1962
31B March w/e 11/10/1969
40B Immingham w/e 12/08/1972
   Withdrawn 14/01/2000

Date Modified Order_number Modification Charged to Capital Charged to Revenue Total Cost
03/1968   Reclassified from 30 to 31      
03/1971   Dual Braked      

Date of Fire Severity Damage Source of Fire Material Details Location
30/07/1964 Not severe   Brake block sparks Oil impregnated dirt or waste    

Start End Event Details Source See Also
12/11/1959 To Service To service as D5563
Built at Brush Traction, Loughborough
Allocated to March (31B)
10/02/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Norwich Thorpe (32A)    
03/1968 Modification Modification: Reclassified from 30 to 31    
11/10/1969 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
03/1971 Modification Modification: Air Brakes fitted    
12/08/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 31145    
06/1999 Scrapped Broken up by English, Welsh & Scottish Railways: Wigan    
14/01/2000 Withdrawn Condemned as 31145    

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