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37890

D6868 37168 37890

Picture by Martin Bray 37890 at Margam 31-08-97

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There are 103 Records in the database covering 1,974.66 Miles

 

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Released from English Electric Robert Stephenson & Hawthorns - Works Number EE/RSH3346/8399 1963 As D6868 04-10-63  
First Allocated to Canton 04-10-63  
Observed at Ebbw Jnct MPD 12-04-64  
Passed through Newport Ebbw Junction with a Down freight 02-06-64  
Seen at Newport 15-06-64  
Working up freight through Llanbradach 07-12-64  
Stabled on Ebbw Jn (86B) 08-08-65  
Transferred to Healey Mills ??-12-66  
Observed at Healey Mills 23-01-67  
Observed at Healey Mills 31-01-67  
Observed at West Vale working an East bound freight 21-06-67  
Observed at West Vale 02-06-68  
Observed at West Vale 04-07-68  
Stabled on Healey Mills (55C) 18-08-68  
Observed at 50A York 23-10-68  
Reported as having had it's boiler removed 15-02-69  
Fitted with Dual Brakes ??-10-69  
Transferred to Tinsley ??-07-70  
Seen at Water Orton 31-10-70  
Stabled at Hull 50C 19-11-72  
Unidentified service between Chesterfield - Sheffield 14-07-73 12.25
Transferred to Thornaby 30-09-73  
Renumbered to 37168 ??-02-74  
Observed at 50A York 07-04-74  
Observed at Toton 08-05-74  
Transferred to Tinsley ??-03-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 16-05-75  
Stabled on Worksop 10-04-76  
Observed at Tinsley 21-06-76  
1034 Sheffield - Weymouth 20-07-76 255.21
1D23 0855 Chesterfield - Skegness 09-07-77 122.72
1J24 1254 Skegness - Sheffield 09-07-77 110.47
Transferred to Immingham ??-11-77  
0803 Glasgow - Scarborough 02-09-78  
1053 Newcastle - Scarborough 02-09-78  
5P44 Crewe Basford Hall - Derby Etches Park 07-03-79  
6Zxx MGR at Rotherwood SP 11-05-79  
1008 Portsmouth H - Cardiff Between Bristol TM - Cardiff 14-06-79 38.06
1600 Cardiff - Portsmouth Between Cardiff - Bristol TM 14-06-79 38.06
Worked Bow Junction - Haverton Hill tanks 12-07-79  
1V96 1338 Newcastle - Swansea 17-09-79 364.01
1042 Manchester Pic - Euston at Stoke dragging 87032 31-08-80  
Worked Buxton to Northwich Tunstead ICI empty hoppers 06-03-81  
Passed through Horbury cutting on an unidentified freight 25-08-82  
Working an unidentified freight service passed Doncaster Carr 11-09-82  
Transferred to Stratford 13-05-84  
2K50 0700 Ayr - Glasgow C 03-06-86 41.48
1E97 1040 Edinburgh - London Kings Cross (relief) Between Edinburgh - Doncaster 05-07-86 236.71
In Crewe Works for refurbishment and renumbering to 37890 04-07-87  
Working on Crewe Works Test Train to/from Llandudno 21-10-87  
Renumbered to 37890 28-10-87  
Allocated to FPLX - Freight Petroleum & Chemicals North Thames Pool 01-01-89  
Transferred to Immingham - Allocated to FPFR - Freight Petroleum - Immingham Outbased at Ripple Lane 08-04-90  
Observed at Arlesey on Bitumen Bogie Tanks 01-08-90  
Allocated to FPEK - Railfreight Petroleum Cardiff Canton 21-04-91  
Allocated to FPCI - Railfreight Petroleum - Immingham locos 28-04-91  
Allocated to FPFR - Freight Petroleum - Immingham Outbased at Ripple Lane 29-09-91  
Observed nr Careby (ECML) on an up Bitumen Bogie Tanks 24-10-91  
Observed at Essendine (ECML) on an Up Bitumen Bogie Tanks 09-11-91  
Observed at Helpston (ECML) on an Up Bitumen Bogie Tanks 19-03-92  
1Z36 0500 Carnforth - Brighton Between Mitre Bridge Jn - Portsmouth Hbr 30-05-92 80.56
1Z36 0500 Carnforth - Brighton Between Littlehampton - Bognor Regis 30-05-92 8.38
Observed at Helpston (ECML) on an Up Bitumen Bogie Tanks 13-06-92  
Named The Railway Observer at Hither Green 18-02-94  
Transferred to Stewarts Lane - Allocated to ESBB - Trainload Freight South - SL Class 37/7 20-03-94  
0840 Liverpool - Poole Between Eastleigh - Southampton Central 15-05-94 4.75
Allocated to EWDB - Mainline - SL Class 33/37 (Infrastructure) 17-03-96  
Transferred to Eastleigh 26-09-97  
1S76 0920 Brighton - Edinburgh Between Preston - Edinburgh 17-07-98 192.50
Transferred to Toton - Allocated to WKGN - EWS Toton Class 37/7 Systemwide 27-11-98  
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WNXX - EWS - Stored Main Line locomotives 11-06-99  
Allocated to WKMF - EWS Headquarters Class 37 (Special Projects) 02-07-99  
Departed for France 13-07-99  
Name The Railway Observer Removed ??-08-99  
Returned from France 10-09-00  
Allocated to WNXX - EWS - Locomotives for Storage 06-10-00  
Allocated to WKGS - EWS Headquarters Class 37/7 (Special Projects) 15-04-02  
dragged from Crewe Diesel to Wembley 07-06-02  
Allocated to WKGR - EWS Headquarters Class 37/7 (Special Projects - Italy) 10-06-02  
Allocated to WNSS - EWS - Stored Serviceable locomotives 10-09-02  
Transferred to Crewe Diesel - Allocated to WKAD - EWS Class 37 Crewe Diesel - Midlands & North West 04-10-02  
1Z29 0905 Victoria - Westbury With 37710 23-11-02  
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WNSS - EWS - Stored Serviceable locomotives 18-12-02  
TOPS Engine hours 9385 10-04-03  
Transferred to Crewe Diesel - Allocated to WKAD - EWS Class 37 Crewe Diesel - Midlands & North West 06-06-03  
1Z27 0605 Westbury - York With 37706 26-07-03  
1Z28 1651 York - Westbury With 37706 26-07-03  
1Z27 0626 Bristol TM - Scunthorpe Roxby Gullet Between Bristol TM - Trent Junction (via Immingham loop) With 37893 08-11-03 256.23
1Z27 0626 Bristol TM - Scunthorpe Roxby Gullet Between Trent Junction - Roxby Gullet With 37893 08-11-03 4.21
1Z28 1550 Scunthorpe Roxby Gullet - Bristol TM Between Trent Junction - Bristol TM With 37893 08-11-03 209.06
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WNTR - EWS Tactical Reserve 22-12-03  
Transferred to Toton - Allocated to WKSN - EWS Class 37 Sandiate 26-09-04  
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WNTA - EWS Class 37.(Stored - sandite reserve) 12-12-04  
Transferred to Toton 15-05-07  
Allocated to WNXX - EWS - Locomotives for Storage 20-09-07  
Stored on Margam 02-03-08  
Allocated to WNZX - EWS - Locomotives for disposal 20-10-09  
Allocated to WNXX - EWS - Locomotives for Storage 07-12-09  
Allocated to WNSO - EWS - locomotives Sold - Awating Collection 11-12-09  
Removed from Margam Yard to Allely's Yard at Studley by road ??-12-09  

 

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