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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D373 05/01/1962  
TOPS (Tops) 40173 03/1974  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 40
Subclass/Rebuild History
Wheels 1Co-Co1
Builder English Electric Vulcan Foundry
Fittings (as built)
Train Brakes Vacuum Brakes fitted
Steam Boiler Stone OK4625
Multiple Fitting Blue Star
Other Details Central Headcode Box
To Service 05/01/1962 to Camden (1B)
Withdrawn 24/08/1981
Time in Service 19 yrs, 7 mths , 19 dys
Cut Up 01/04/1985
Cut At James A White, Jamiestown Bay (at Inverkeithing)
Information Forth Ports Authority at Inverkeithing
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
1B Camden (New) on 05/01/1962
2F Bescot w/e 03/01/1966
WL Western Lines (LMR) on 18/04/1966
9A Longsight w/e 15/06/1968
D09 Manchester Division on 17/06/1968
HA Haymarket w/e 11/05/1974
   Withdrawn on 24/08/1981

Start Event Details Source See Also
05/01/1962 To Service To service as British Railways Number D373
Built at English Electric Vulcan Foundry
Allocated to Camden (1B)
03/01/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Bescot (2F)    
18/04/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Western Lines (LMR) (WL)    
15/06/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Longsight (9A)    
17/06/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Manchester Division (D09)    
03/1974 Renumbered Renumbered to 40173 (Tops)    
11/05/1974 Allocation Reallocated to Haymarket (HA)    
24/08/1981 Withdrawn Condemned as 40173    
01/04/1985 Scrapped Broken up by James A White, Jamiestown Bay: at Inverkeithing    

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