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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D349 14/06/1961  
TOPS (Tops) 40149 08/12/1973  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 40
Subclass/Rebuild History
Wheels 1Co-Co1
Builder English Electric Vulcan Foundry
Works Number 3095/D645
Fittings (as built)
Train Brakes Vacuum Brakes fitted
Steam Boiler Stone OK4625
Multiple Fitting Blue Star
Other Details Central Headcode Box
To Service 14/06/1961 to York (North) (50A)
Withdrawn 23/08/1981
Time in Service 20 yrs, 2 mths , 9 dys
Cut Up 01/05/1986
Cut At Locomotive Works (Swindon)
Information Bogie fractures
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
50A York (North) (New) on 14/06/1961
56B Healey Mills 4w/e 08/10/1966
52A Gateshead 2w/e 10/03/1973
   Withdrawn on 23/08/1981

Date Modified Order Number Modification Status Charged to Capital Charged to Revenue Total Cost
11/1970   Dual Braked        

Date of Fire Severity Damage Source of Fire Material Details Location
08/09/1964 Not severe   Brake block sparks Oil impregnated dirt or waste    

Start Event Details Source See Also
14/06/1961 To Service To service as British Railways Number D349
Built at English Electric Vulcan Foundry, Works Number 3095
Allocated to York (North) (50A)
08/09/1964 Fire Caught fire - Brake block sparks    
08/10/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Healey Mills (56B)    
11/1970 Modified Modification: Dual Braked    
10/03/1973 Allocation Reallocated to Gateshead (52A)    
08/12/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 40149 (Tops)    
23/08/1981 Withdrawn Condemned as 40149    
01/05/1986 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Swindon    

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