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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5659 20/10/1960  
TOPS (Tops) 31232 01/01/1973  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 30
Rebuild History
Wheels A1A-A1A
Builder Brush Traction, Loughborough
Works Number 259
To Service 20/10/1960 to March (31B)
Withdrawn 26/05/2000
Time in Service 39 yrs, 7 mths , 6 dys
Cut Up 08/2003
Cut At T J Thomson and Son Ltd. (Stockton)
Information 4-digit route indicators
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
31B March (New) on 20/10/1960
30A Stratford w/e 15/09/1962
31B March w/e 27/04/1963
   w/e 07/08/1965
31B March w/e 18/12/1965
30A Stratford w/e 25/05/1968
55A Holbeck (MR) w/e 06/05/1972
55B York (North) w/e 24/06/1972
40B Immingham w/e 11/11/1972
   Withdrawn on 26/05/2000

Date Modified Order Number Modification Status Charged to Capital Charged to Revenue Total Cost
09/1968   Reclassified from 30 to 31        
10/1971   Dual Braked        

Start End Event Details Source See Also
20/10/1960 To Service To service as D5659
Built at Brush Traction, Loughborough, Works Number 259
Allocated to March (31B)
15/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
27/04/1963 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
07/08/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Research Department (Derby) (92D)    
18/12/1965 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
25/05/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
09/1968 Modification Modification: Reclassified from 30 to 31    
10/1971 Modification Modification: Air Brakes fitted    
06/05/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Holbeck (MR) (55A)    
24/06/1972 Allocation Reallocated to York (North) (55B)    
11/11/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 31232    
26/05/2000 Withdrawn Condemned as 31232    
08/2003 Scrapped Broken up by T J Thomson and Son Ltd.: Stockton    

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