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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5670 05/01/1961  
TOPS (Tops) 31242 26/01/1974  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 30
Rebuild History
Wheels A1A-A1A
Builder Brush Traction, Loughborough
Works Number 270
To Service 05/01/1961
Withdrawn 14/12/1998
Time in Service 37 yrs, 11 mths , 9 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) 05/01/1961
30A Stratford w/e 15/09/1962
31B March w/e 09/03/1963
30A Stratford w/e 09/01/1965
34G Finsbury Park w/e 10/07/1965
41A Tinsley w/e 09/10/1965
40B Immingham w/e 05/03/1966
   Withdrawn 14/12/1998

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 30A Stratford 4w/e 06/10/1962
ALLOC 31B March 5w/e 06/04/1963
ALLOC 30A Stratford 6w/e 09/01/1965
ALLOC 34G Finsbury Park 4w/e 24/07/1965
ALLOC 41A Tinsley 5w/e 09/10/1965
ALLOC 40B Immingham 4w/e 12/03/1966

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Order_number Modification Total Cost
09/1968   Reclassified from 30 to 31  
10/1971   Dual Braked  

Date of Fire Severity Damage Source of Fire Material Details Location
20/08/1964 Not severe   Brake block sparks Oil impregnated dirt or waste    

Start End Event Details Source See Also
05/01/1961 To Service To service as D5670
Built at Brush Traction, Loughborough, Works Number 270
Allocated to March (31B)
26/02/1961 Sightings Doncaster Works visit.: Around the works. - Outside erecting shop.   Link
15/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
09/03/1963 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
09/01/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
10/07/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Finsbury Park (34G)    
09/10/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Tinsley (41A)    
05/03/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
09/1968 Modification Modification: Reclassified from 30 to 31    
10/1971 Modification Modification: Air Brakes fitted    
01/1974 Renumbered Renumbered to 31242    
14/12/1998 Withdrawn Condemned as 31242    
06/1999 Scrapped Broken up by English, Welsh & Scottish Railways: Wigan    

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