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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D821 25/05/1960  

Names Carried
Name Date From
GREYHOUND 25/05/1960

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 42
Wheels B-B
Builder Swindon Works
Cost when Built £
To Service 25/05/1960
Withdrawn 03/12/1972
Time in Service 12 yrs, 6 mths , 8 dys
Total Mileage 1,088,000 miles
Status Preserved

Code Name Date From
83D Laira (New) 25/05/1960
83A Newton Abbot m/e 31/03/1967
84A Laira 9w/e 04/04/1970
83A Newton Abbot 9w/e 16/10/1971
84A Laira 9w/e 08/01/1972
   Withdrawn 03/12/1972

Current Status Unknown

Start End Event Details Source See Also
25/05/1960 To Service To service as D821, name: GREYHOUND
Built at Swindon Works
Allocated to Laira (83D)
31/03/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
04/04/1970 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (84A)    
16/10/1971 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
08/01/1972 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (84A)    
03/12/1972 Withdrawn Condemned as D821    

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