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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D816 17/02/1960

Names Carried
Name Date From
ECLIPSE 17/02/1960

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 42
Wheels B-B
Builder Swindon Works
To Service 17/02/1960
Withdrawn 01/01/1972
Time in Service 11 yrs, 10 mths , 15 dys
Total Mileage 1,144,000 miles
Cut Up 22/09/1972
Cut At Locomotive Works (Swindon)
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
83D Laira (New) 17/02/1960
83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 31/08/1967
   Withdrawn 01/01/1972

Date Modified Modification

Start End Event Details Source See Also
17/02/1960 To Service To service as D816, name: ECLIPSE
Built at Swindon Works
Allocated to Laira (83D)
20/07/1960 Sightings Seen at Lostwithiel on a rake of china clay wagons (9B70) - All over green Green Diesel Days - Huntriss  
06/08/1961 Sightings 10:10 Wolverhampton - Penzance at Dainton Bank (1C37) - All over green    
31/08/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
22/07/1969 Sightings Newton Abbot Depot visit: On Newton Abbot depot RO 10/1969 Link
29/07/1969 Sightings Torquay - Exeter St. Davids Royal Train (1X01) RO 9/1969  
01/01/1972 Withdrawn Condemned as D816    
22/09/1972 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Swindon    

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