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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
British Railways 78045 on 12/10/1955

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Riddles
Class Standard Class 2
Company History BR
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
To Service Mon 12/10/1955 to Kittybrewster (61A)
Withdrawal Mon 03/01/1966
Scrapping During 04/1966 at Motherwell Machinery and Scrap (Wishaw)
Service Life 10 yrs, 2 mths , 22 dys

Code Name From Date
61A Kittybrewster (New) on 12/10/1955
61C Keith 4w/e 02/07/1960
61B Aberdeen Ferryhill 4w/e 01/07/1961
64F Bathgate 4w/e 25/07/1964
   Withdrawn on 03/01/1966

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW 61A Kittybrewster on 12/10/1955
ALLOC 61C Keith 4w/e 02/07/1960
ALLOC 61B Aberdeen Ferryhill 4w/e 01/07/1961
ALLOC 64F Bathgate 4w/e 11/07/1964
WDN   on 03/01/1966

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced

Date Event Details Source See Also
12/10/1955 To Service To service as British Railways Number 78045
Built at Darlington Works
Allocated to Kittybrewster (61A)
02/07/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Keith (61C)    
01/07/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdeen Ferryhill (61B)    
25/07/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Bathgate (64F)    
03/01/1966 Withdrawn Condemned as 78045    

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