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37897

D6855 37155 37897

Picture By Neil McDonald 37897 was at Carmuirs West Junction Falkirk on 8T58 Perth-Mossend Ballast 4/1997

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There are 101 Records in the database covering 3,746.46 Miles

 

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Released from English Electric Vulcan Foundry - Works Number EE/VF3330/D829 1963 As D6855 18-07-63  
First Allocated to Landore 18-07-63  
Stabled at Llanelly 29-08-64  
Transferred to Cardiff Canton ??-11-64  
Shunts a freight it Ystrad Mynach yard which had been brought in off the Nelson Branch 15-02-65  
Shunts a freight it Ystrad Mynach yard which had been brought in off the Nelson Branch 16-02-65  
Stabled on Severn Tunnel Jn (86E) 08-08-65  
Transferred to Landore ??-04-66  
Transferred to Polmadie ??-08-66  
While bringing 36 wagons of coal up from Methil - the Leven branch main line signal was passed at danger and loco and train went into the carriage sidings - colliding with DMUs being prepared for the day's duties. 30-08-66  
Stabled on Kingmoor (12A) 07-10-67  
Stabled on Crewe North LHS 06-07-68  
Stabled on Polmadie (66A) 07-07-70  
Transferred to Haymarket ??-01-71  
Stabled on Doncaster Works 26-09-71  
Transferred to Polmadie ??-02-72  
Transferred to Eastfield ??-03-72  
1S89 1125 Blackpool - Glasgow, Seen at Carlisle 29-07-72  
Stabled on Kingmoor Shed/Yard 12-08-72  
Stabled on Kingmoor Yard 21-01-73  
Renumbered to 37155 ??-04-74  
Stabled on Grangemouth 65F 25-01-75  
Observed at Grangemouth 29-03-75  
0715 Glasgow Central - Euston from Barrhead to Carlisle after 50041 had failed 30-12-75 107.78
Stabled on Eastfield 02-10-76  
Stabled on Grangemouth 15-11-76  
Stabled on Grangemouth 25-03-78  
2Txx 1338 Dundee - Glasgow QS 12-08-78 83.12
2L53 1654 Glasgow QS - Dundee 12-08-78 83.12
Pushed 1310 Glasgow QS - Inverness to Perth after 47210 failed between Dunblane and Kinbuck 08-03-79 26.62
1E61 1806 Penzance - Leeds Between Burton - Derby 15-03-80  
2L53 1644 Glasgow QS - Dundee 19-07-80 83.12
2T53 1939 Dundee - Glasgow QS 19-07-80 83.12
1235 Kings Cross - Edinburgh Between York - Edinburgh Additional 17-07-81 204.53
Transferred to Motherwell 04-04-82  
Stabled on Motherwell TMD 04-05-82  
1S06 2100 Euston - Fort William Between Mossend Yd - Cowlairs 06-06-83 14.08
2A70 1807 Stranraer - Glasgow C 07-06-83 101.03
2A15 0835 Glasgow C - Stranraer H 16-06-83 101.03
1B11 1255 Glasgow QS - Oban With 37112 (37510) 21-06-83 101.32
1T16 0740 Oban - Glasgow QS 22-06-83 101.32
1B11 1255 Glasgow QS - Oban 22-06-83 101.32
1T52 1758 Oban - Glasgow QS 22-06-83 101.32
1Mxx 1610 Glasgow - Euston between Motherwell - Carstairs dragging 86208 01-07-84 15.82
1A79 1220 Glasgow Cen - Ayr Additional 16-07-84 41.48
1805 Ayr - Glasgow C Relief 16-07-84 41.48
1A93 1130 Glasgow C - Stranraer Harbour 21-07-84 101.03
1A70 1835 Stranraer - Glasgow C 21-07-84 101.03
High Phosphorous Brake Blocks Removed ??-05-85  
Transferred to Immingham 16-06-85  
1J24 0935 Euston - Aberystwyth Between Shrewsbury - Aberystwyth With 37171 (37611) 20-07-85 81.55
1538 Aberwyswyth - Shrewsbury With 37171 (37611) 20-07-85 81.55
Transferred to Motherwell 22-07-85  
1V01 0042 Manchester - Cardiff Between Crewe - Cardiff With 37171 (37611) 22-07-85 138.89
1Z26 Blackpool - Dundee 07-10-85  
1B71 2212 Cartairs - Edinburgh Between Glasgow C - Edinburgh 04-11-85 47.05
Transferred to Inverness 11-05-86  
4M65 Coatbridge - Nottingham Freightliner with 37004 22-05-86  
4M65 Coatbridge - Nottingham Freightliner with 37096 27-05-86  
2K50 0700 Ayr - Glasgow C 12-06-86 41.48
1V84 0830 Inverness - Bristol TM Between Inverness - Perth 16-07-86 118.18
Transferred to Cardiff Canton 27-07-86  
1D27 1116 Crewe - Holyhead With 47501 10-12-86 105.65
1V09 1408 Holyhead - Cardiff Between Holyhead - Crewe With 47501 10-12-86 105.65
Renumbered to 37897 12-12-86  
1120 Swansea - Cardiff Between Bridgend - Cardiff 19-03-88 20.15
Allocated to FECA - Freight Power Station Coal Cardiff Pool 01-01-89  
1V08 0915 Liverpool - Cardiff Between Hereford - Cardiff Dragging 47451 + 37427 12-05-89 55.07
Observed at Radyr Branch Junction, waiting to go through Cardiff 05-05-90  
1Z39 0655 Bristol - Carlisle With 37701 & 37703 25-05-92 305.54
1Z39 1630 Carlisle - Bristol With 37703 & 37701 25-05-92 285.45
Allocated to FCKK - Trainload Coal - Cardiff Class 37 Power Station 24-01-93  
Regional Railways's Shrewsbury Specials 93 Between 1100 Hereford - Crewe With 37802 30-05-93 83.82
Regional Railways's Shrewsbury Specials 93 Between 1350 Crewe - Hereford With 37802 30-05-93 83.82
Allocated to LNCK - Trainload Freight West - CF Class 37/7 (Wales) 20-03-94  
1V57 0910 Aberdeen - Plymouth Between Starcross - Newton Abbot With 37197 27-03-98 11.63
2F43 0741 Rhymney - Cardiff 08-06-98 23.34
2O38 1632 Cardiff - Rhymney 08-06-98 23.34
2F88 1742 Rhymney - Cardiff 08-06-98 23.34
2O50 1916 Cardiff - Rhymney 08-06-98 23.34
2F43 0741 Rhymney - Cardiff 09-06-98 23.34
2O38 1632 Cardiff - Rhymney 09-06-98 23.34
2F88 1742 Rhymney - Cardiff 09-06-98 23.34
2O50 1916 Cardiff - Rhymney 09-06-98 23.34
1V50 0840 Glasgow - Penzance Between Exeter - Penzance With 37679 14-08-98 129.48
1M56 0840 Penzance - Manchester Between Penzance - Exeter With 37679 15-08-98 129.48
1V42 0747 Manchester P - Plymouth Between Exeter SD - Plymouth With 37679 23-08-98 49.95
1V61 1502 Newcastle - Plymouth Between Exeter SD - Plymouth - HST with AWS fault 10-09-98 49.95
Transferred to Toton - Allocated to WKGN - EWS Toton Class 37/7 Systemwide 27-11-98  
Seen at Newport 02-03-99  
1Z42 The Pembroke Coast Express Between Carmarthen - Fishguard Harbour 03-07-99 41.73
Stabled on Bescot 07-08-99  
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WNXX - EWS - Locomotives for Storage 21-03-00  
TOPS Engine hours 7071 10-04-03  
Allocated to WNZX - EWS - Locomotives for disposal 29-07-05  
Allocated to WNSO - EWS - locomotives Sold - Awating Collection 20-09-05  
Bought by HNRC 20-06-06  
Transferred to Toton 15-05-07  
Removed from Bescot to EMR Kingsbury by road 06-02-08  
Officially Withdrawn From Stock 08-02-08  

 

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