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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5656 06/10/1960  
TOPS (31/4) 31409 01/01/1973  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 30
Rebuild History
Wheels A1A-A1A
Builder Brush Traction, Loughborough
Works Number 256
To Service 06/10/1960 to March (31B)
Withdrawn 04/01/1991
Time in Service 30 yrs, 2 mths , 29 dys
Cut Up 03/1992
Cut At MC Metals (Springburn)
Information 4-digit route indicators
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
31B March (New) on 06/10/1960
41A Sheffield Darnall w/e 25/11/1961
30A Stratford w/e 15/09/1962
32B Ipswich w/e 23/02/1963
31B March w/e 14/09/1963
40B Immingham w/e 15/04/1967
31B March w/e 10/08/1968
30A Stratford w/e 03/04/1971
34G Finsbury Park w/e 11/12/1971
55A Holbeck (MR) w/e 24/06/1972
CD Crewe Diesel w/e 15/05/1988
   Withdrawn on 04/01/1991

Date Modified Order_number Modification Charged to Capital Charged to Revenue Total Cost
07/1968   Reclassified from 30 to 31      
12/1971   Dual AWS Fitted      
11/12/1971   Dual Braked      

Date of Fire Severity Damage Source of Fire Material Details Location
09/12/1963 Not severe   Brake block sparks Oil impregnated dirt or waste    

Start End Event Details Source See Also
06/10/1960 To Service To service as D5656
Built at Brush Traction, Loughborough, Works Number 256
Allocated to March (31B)
25/11/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (41A)    
15/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
23/02/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Ipswich (32B)    
14/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
15/04/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
07/1968 Modification Modification: Reclassified from 30 to 31    
10/08/1968 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
03/04/1971 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
12/1971 Modification Modification: Dual AWS Fitted    
11/12/1971 Modification Modification: Air Brakes fitted    
11/12/1971 Allocation Reallocated to Finsbury Park (34G)    
24/06/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Holbeck (MR) (55A)    
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 31409    
15/05/1988 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe Diesel (CD)    
04/01/1991 Withdrawn Condemned as 31409    
03/1992 Scrapped Broken up by MC Metals: Springburn    

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