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37068

D6768 37068 37356 37068

Picture by Martin Bray 37068 at Thornaby 06-08-94

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There are 102 Records in the database covering 3,017.65 Miles

 

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Released from English Electric Vulcan Foundry - Works Number EE/VF3060/D722 1962 As D6768 23-11-62  
First Allocated to Thornaby 23-11-62  
Stabled on Thornaby Shed 04-04-64  
Observed at Crewe Works 20-09-64  
Stabled on Thornaby (51L) 03-10-64  
Seen from the train, between Rotherham (Masbrough) & Sheffield (Midland) stations 18-09-65  
Observed from the train between Sheffield (Midland) & York stations at about 08:45 02-04-66  
8A17 through Thornaby 06-07-67  
8Txx through South Bank 07-07-67  
Reported as having had it's boiler removed 15-02-69  
Re-painted into Standard Blue ??-10-69  
Transferred to Gateshead ??-01-70  
Transferred to Thornaby 02-07-72  
Stabled on Thornaby 51L 28-08-72  
Transferred to Gateshead 26-11-72  
0946 London Liverpool St - Norwich 12-05-73 114.96
1525 Norwich - London Liverpool St 12-05-73 114.96
1646 London Liverpool St - Norwich 12-05-73 114.96
Observed from train between Edinburgh and Newcastle 08-09-73  
Renumbered to 37068 ??-01-74  
Stabled on Gateshead Shed 52A 15-11-75  
Observed at Doncaster works 18-07-76  
Stabled on Gateshead Depot 15-08-76  
Observed at Sunderland Docks 16-10-76  
Stabled on Tyne yard 01-11-76  
1E04 0730 Birmingham NS - Newcastle 01-08-78 208.51
1655 Newcastle - Sunderland Footex 24-02-79  
1E47 0714 Wellingborough - Scarborough Between Nottingham - York, then Failed 14-07-79 86.94
1Gxx 2115 Carstairs - Edinburgh 26-08-79 28.75
1S19 2130 Bristol TM - Glasgow Between Motherwell - Glasgow 26-08-79 12.86
Transferred to Thornaby 31-05-81  
1G26 1015 Newcastle - York Popex 31-05-82 80.20
1G11 1623 York - Newcastle 31-05-82 80.20
Observed at Mirfield on an oil train off the Huddersfield line 06-08-82  
Passed through Paisley Gilmour Street on an unidentified freight 20-09-82  
1E75 0810 Birmingham NS - York Between Birmingham NS - Leicester 25307 forward 24-07-83 39.76
1P22 1130 Liverpool St - Norwich Between Ipswich - Norwich 10-02-84 46.22
1G53 1306 Carstairs - Edinburgh 15-06-84 28.75
1G53 1306 Carstairs - Edinburgh Between Carstairs - Curriehill 16-06-84 21.86
1V59 2200 Stirling - Newton Abbot Motorail Between Stirling - Carstairs 16-06-84 39.35
1F45 1735 Oxford - London Paddington Between Southall - London Paddington 30-04-86 8.95
1E48 2115 Aberdeen - Kings X Between Aberdeen - Edinburgh 25-07-86 130.46
1M56 1445 Glasgow - Carlisle Via GS&W 05-09-86 115.23
1M17 0130 Stranraer - Blackpool Between Stranraer - Carlisle 06-09-86 166.35
1S91 0945 Blackpool - Stranraer Between Carlisle - Stranraer 06-09-86 166.35
1A08 2130 Stranraer - Glasgow C 06-09-86 101.03
Stabled for Crewe Works Open Day 04-07-87  
Transferred to Tinsley 05-07-87  
Working on Crewe Works Test Train to/from Llandudno 03-08-87  
Working on Crewe Works Test Train to/from Llandudno 05-08-87  
Last Classified Repair at Crewe 06-08-87  
Named Grainflow at Ely 23-09-87  
Observed at Healey Mills 09-04-88  
2A72 0648 Aberdeen - Inverurie 15-06-88 16.99
2A78 0734 Inverurie - Aberdeen 15-06-88 16.99
Renumbered to 37356 24-06-88  
1L95 0722 Newcastle - Yarmouth Between Norwich - Yarmouth 30-07-88 20.60
1E94 1530 Yarmouth - Newcastle Between Yarmouth - Norwich 30-07-88 20.60
1Z98 Royal Scotsman Between Aberdeen - Inverness 07-08-88 108.35
1C61 0615 Dundee - Carstairs 20-08-88 87.93
1B23 1819 Carstairs - Edinburgh With 37097 20-08-88 28.75
Allocated to FGWB - Freight Speedlink Tinsley Class 37 Pool 01-01-89  
Renumbered to 37068 05-06-89  
1M65 1537 Paignton - Liverpool Lime Street Between Bromsgrove - Birmingham NS With 37239 (37332) 26-08-89 14.15
Allocated to FDET - Railfreight Distribution Tinsley Class 37 13-05-90  
1530 Liverpool St - Norwich Between Ilford - Norwich 09-09-90 107.71
Worked a diverted Stratford - Harwich PQ freightliner service With 37053 12-01-91  
2200 Highbury & Islington - Manchester P Additional Between Highbury & Islington - Willesden PSB With 37045 13-04-91 18.34
1Z36 1630 Manchester - Highbury & Islington Between Willesdon Jn - Highbury & Islington With 37045 17-04-91  
1Z36 2210 Highbury & Islington - Manchester Between Highbury & Islington - Willesdon Jn With 37045 17-04-91  
Transferred to Immingham - Allocated to FAXI - Railfreight Construction - Immingham locos (East Anglia) 12-05-91  
1905 Leeds - Kings Cross Between Doncaster - Grantham 24-08-91 50.48
Transferred to Tinsley - Allocated to MDTT Railfreight Distribution - Tinsley Class 37/0 (Twin Tank) 29-09-91  
Observed at Helpston (ECML) on Down Freightliner With 37031 06-11-91  
1Z24 0605 Waterloo - Hereford (NSE Charter) With 33053 04-05-92  
1Z43 1150 Hereford - Crewe With 33053 04-05-92 83.82
1Z40 1705 Crewe - Hereford With 33053 04-05-92 83.82
1Z24 1858 Hereford - Waterloo (NSE Charter) With 33053 04-05-92  
Observed at Plawsworth light engine Southbound With 37104 22-05-92  
0642 Yeovil - Waterloo Between Andover - Basingstoke 04-12-92 18.49
1Z16 0520 Preston - Cwmgwarch Between Preston - Kidwelly Loop With 37108 02-10-93 298.71
1Z16 0520 Preston - Cwmgwarch Between Coed Bach Washery - Kidwelly Loop With 37108 02-10-93 1.39
1Z16 0520 Preston - Cwmgwarch Between Jersey Marine South Yard - Cwmgwarch With 37108 02-10-93 11.31
1Z16 0520 Preston - Cwmgwarch Between Burrows Sidings - Preston With 37108 02-10-93 272.49
1M16 2020 Inverness - Euston Between Preston - Stockport With 37108 03-10-93 37.58
Transferred to Thornaby - Allocated to FMDY - Trainload Freight North - TE Class 37 (Departmental) 20-03-94  
Allocated to FDRI - Trainload Freight North - IM Class 37/47 (Restricted) 14-08-94  
Observed at Healey Mills 20-08-94  
Allocated to FDKI - Loadhaul - IM Class 37 (Control Contingency) 02-10-94  
1652 Spalding - Preston Return Excursion between Elton & Orston - Nottingham 47704 Failed 47543 Onwards 06-05-95 12.50
Allocated to FDYX - Loadhaul - Stored Locos 28-05-95  
Stored Serviceable 30-05-95  
Stored Unserviceable 07-06-95  
Name Grainflow Removed 01-11-95  
Allocated to WNYX - EWS - Main Line locomotives for component recovery 03-09-98  
Allocated to WHZX - EWS - Condemned locomotives for disposal 30-07-99  
Transferred to Headquarters 12-11-01  
Allocated to XHSS - DRS - Stored fleet 19-07-02  
TOPS Engine hours 5249 10-04-03  
Transferred to Barrow Hill - Allocated to HNRS - Harry Needle Rail Ltd - Stored Locomotives 02-02-05  

 

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