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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
BR 70013   30/05/1951

Names Carried
Date From Name

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Riddles
Class Britannia
Company History BR
Wheels 4-6-2
Builder Crewe Works
To Service Sat 30/05/1951 to Norwich Thorpe (32A)
Withdrawal Sat 17/08/1968
Service Life 17 yrs, 2 mths , 18 dys

Code Name From Date
32A Norwich Thorpe (New) 30/05/1951
32B Ipswich 4w/e 11/10/1958
32A Norwich Thorpe w/e 10/01/1959
31B March w/e 16/09/1961
12A Carlisle Kingmoor w/e 07/12/1963
12B Carlisle Upperby w/e 06/02/1965
12A Carlisle Kingmoor w/e 17/12/1966
10A Carnforth w/e 06/01/1968
   Withdrawn 17/08/1968

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
LOAN 70A Nine Elms 12/05/1951
NEW 32A Norwich Thorpe 30/05/1951
ALLOC 32B Ipswich 4w/e 04/10/1958
ALLOC 32A Norwich Thorpe 4w/e 24/01/1959
ALLOC 31B March 5w/e 07/10/1961
LOAN 91M To London Midland Region 25/11/1963
LOAN 12A Carlisle Kingmoor 4w/e 07/12/1963
ALLOC 12B Carlisle Upperby 3w/e 06/02/1965
ALLOC 12A Carlisle Kingmoor 4w/e 31/12/1966
ALLOC 10A Carnforth w/e 06/01/1968
WDN 10A Carnforth w/e 17/08/1968

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Current Status Operational
Status Date 06/09/2011

Date Event Details Source See Also
30/05/1951 To Service To service as BR Number 70013, name: OLIVER CROMWELL
Built at Crewe Works
Allocated to Norwich Thorpe (32A)
11/10/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Ipswich (32B)    
10/01/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Norwich Thorpe (32A)    
16/09/1961 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
07/12/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Carlisle Kingmoor (12A)    
06/02/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Carlisle Upperby (12B)    
17/12/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Carlisle Kingmoor (12A)    
06/01/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Carnforth (10A)    
06/04/1968 Sightings Worked a railtour in the North West, taking over southbound from D1110 at Hellifield. RCTS 6/1968  
17/08/1968 Withdrawn Condemned as 70013    

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