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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5655 29/09/1960  
TOPS (Tops) 31229 01/01/1973  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 30
Rebuild History
Wheels A1A-A1A
Builder Brush Traction, Loughborough
Works Number 255
To Service 29/09/1960 to March (31B)
Withdrawn 10/08/2001
Time in Service 40 yrs, 10 mths , 12 dys
Cut Up 08/2001
Cut At Harry Needle Railroad Company (at Kingsbury)
Information 4-digit route indicators
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
31B March (New) on 29/09/1960
41A Sheffield Darnall w/e 25/11/1961
30A Stratford w/e 15/09/1962
40B Immingham w/e 15/04/1967
34G Finsbury Park w/e 29/03/1969
40B Immingham w/e 07/06/1969
81A Old Oak Common w/e 08/01/1972
BR Bristol Bath Road w/e 06/10/1973
OC Old Oak Common 2w/e 08/03/1975
BR Bristol Bath Road 4w/e 08/11/1975
TE Thornaby w/e 15/05/1988
   Withdrawn on 10/08/2001

Date Modified Order Number Modification Status Charged to Capital Charged to Revenue Total Cost
26/10/1968   Reclassified from 30 to 31        

Date of Fire Severity Damage Source of Fire Material Details Location
23/09/1964 Not severe   Brake block sparks Oil impregnated dirt or waste    

Start End Event Details Source See Also
29/09/1960 To Service To service as D5655
Built at Brush Traction, Loughborough, Works Number 255
Allocated to March (31B)
26/02/1961 Sightings Doncaster Works visit.: Around the works. - Erecting shop.   Link
25/11/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (41A)    
15/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
15/04/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
26/10/1968 Modification Modification: Reclassified from 30 to 31    
29/03/1969 Allocation Reallocated to Finsbury Park (34G)    
07/06/1969 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
08/01/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (81A)    
11/01/1972 Sightings Locomotives on shed at Old Oak Common: Locomotive on shed at Old Oak Common RO 517 Link
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 31229    
06/10/1973 Allocation Reallocated to Bristol Bath Road (BR)    
08/03/1975 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (OC)    
08/11/1975 Allocation Reallocated to Bristol Bath Road (BR)    
15/05/1988 Allocation Reallocated to Thornaby (TE)    
08/2001 Scrapped Broken up by Harry Needle Railroad Company: at Kingsbury    
10/08/2001 Withdrawn Condemned as 31229    

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