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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D1048 15/12/1962  

Names Carried
Name Date From
WESTERN LADY 15/12/1962

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 52
Wheels C-C
Builder Crewe Works
Fittings (as built)
Train Brakes Vacuum Brakes fitted
Steam Boiler Spanner Mk 3
AWS Western Region AWS fitted
To Service 15/12/1962 to Cardiff Canton (88A)
Withdrawn 28/02/1977 off Laira (84A)
Time in Service 14 yrs, 2 mths , 13 dys
Total Mileage 1,368,000 miles
Status Preserved

Liveries Carried
Colour Date From
MSYP: Maroon bodywork, small yellow warning panel 15/12/1962
BFYE: BR Blue bodywork, full yellow cab front 14/11/1966

Code Name Date From
88A Cardiff Canton (New) on 15/12/1962
82A Bristol Bath Road 4w/e 12/01/1963
88A Cardiff Canton 4w/e 09/02/1963
83A Newton Abbot 6w/e 12/10/1964
84A Laira 4w/e 11/07/1965
   Withdrawn on 28/02/1977

Date Modified Order_number Modification Charged to Capital Charged to Revenue Total Cost
10/1970   Dual AWS Fitted      
10/1970   Dual Braked      

Current Status Unknown

Start End Event Details Source See Also
15/12/1962 To Service To service as D1048, name: WESTERN LADY
Built at Crewe Works
Allocated to Cardiff Canton (88A)
Livery applied: Maroon bodywork, small yellow warning panel
12/01/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Bristol Bath Road (82A)    
09/02/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Canton (88A)    
12/10/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
11/07/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (84A)    
10/1970 Modification Modification: Air Brakes fitted    
10/1970 Modification Modification: Dual AWS Fitted    
28/02/1977 Withdrawn Condemned as D1048 from Laira (LA)    

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