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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D823 06/07/1960

Names Carried
Name Date From
HERMES 06/07/1960

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 42
Wheels B-B
Builder Swindon Works
To Service 06/07/1960
Withdrawn 03/10/1971
Time in Service 11 yrs, 2 mths , 27 dys
Total Mileage 1,058,000 miles
Cut Up 19/05/1972
Cut At Locomotive Works (Swindon)
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
83D Laira (New) 06/07/1960
83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 06/10/1962
84A Laira 4w/e 11/07/1965
83A Newton Abbot m/e 31/03/1967
84A Laira 4w/e 31/08/1967
   Withdrawn 03/10/1971

Start End Event Details Source See Also
06/07/1960 To Service To service as D823, name: HERMES
Built at Swindon Works
Allocated to Laira (83D)
06/10/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
11/07/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (84A)    
31/03/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
31/08/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (84A)    
22/07/1969 Sightings Newton Abbot Depot visit: On Newton Abbot depot RO 10/1969 Link
03/10/1971 Withdrawn Condemned as D823    
09/01/1972 Sightings Swindon Works visit: Derelict shell RO 3/1972 Link
21/01/1972 Sightings Swindon Works visit: Around the works RO 3/1972 Link
19/05/1972 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Swindon    

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