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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D8568 06/01/1964  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 17
Subclass/Rebuild History
Wheels Bo-Bo
Builder Clayton Equipment Co. Ltd., Hatton, Derby
To Service 06/01/1964 to Haymarket (64B)
Withdrawn 06/10/1971
Time in Service 7 yrs , 9 mths
Status Preserved

Code Name Date From
64B Haymarket (New) on 06/01/1964
66A Polmadie 4w/e 28/09/1968
   Withdrawn on 06/10/1971

Current Status Operational
Information The sole surviving member of this ill-fated class, D8568 went into industrial use in Hemel Hempstead and Clitheroe before being purchased for preservation.

Start Event Details Source See Also
06/01/1964 To Service To service as British Railways Number 8568
Built at Clayton Equipment Co. Ltd., Hatton, Derby
Allocated to Haymarket (64B)
28/09/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Polmadie (66A)    
06/10/1971 Withdrawn Condemned as 8568    

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