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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D1674 05/04/1965
TOPS (1973) 47088 02/1974

Names Carried
Name Date From
SAMSON 09/1965

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 47
Wheels Co-Co
Builder Crewe Works
Cost when Built £
To Service 05/04/1965
Withdrawn 01/09/2003
Time in Service 38 yrs, 4 mths , 27 dys
Cut Up 01/04/2007
Cut At EMR (Kingsbury)
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
86A Cardiff Canton (New) 05/04/1965
82A Bristol Bath Road 5w/e 01/05/1966
81A Old Oak Common 5w/e 14/06/1969
CF Cardiff Canton 3w/e 09/10/1976
   Withdrawn 01/09/2003

Date Modified Order_number Modification Total Cost
04/1976   Dual AWS Removed  
05/1976   Dual AWS Removed  

Start End Event Details Source See Also
05/04/1965 To Service To service as D1674
Built at Crewe Works
Allocated to Cardiff Canton (86A)
09/1965 Naming Named 'SAMSON' at Cardiff Canton depot    
01/05/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Bristol Bath Road (82A)    
14/06/1969 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (81A)    
02/1974 Renumbered Renumbered to 47088    
04/1976 Modification Modification: Dual AWS Removed    
05/1976 Modification Modification: Dual AWS Removed    
09/10/1976 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Canton (CF)    
01/09/2003 Withdrawn Condemned as 47088    
01/04/2007 Scrapped Broken up by EMR: Kingsbury    

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