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37668

D6957 37257 37668

Picture by Martin Bray 37668 at Newport 14-06-97

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There are 167 Records in the database covering 3,699.85 Miles

 

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Released from English Electric Vulcan Foundry - Works Number EE/VF3514/D945 1964 As D6957 12-01-65  
First Allocated to Canton 12-01-65  
Fitted with Dual (BR & WR) Automatic Warning System (DAWS) ??-10-68  
Observed at Radyr having worked a permanent way train 20-04-69  
Stabled at Canton shed 86A 08-11-70  
Transferred to Landore ??-01-72  
Stabled on Aberdare 04-06-72  
Observed at Cardiff 30-07-72  
Seen at Bromsgrove 27-01-73  
Seen between Birmingham and Newport 10-02-73  
Northbound passenger from Bromsgrove to Birmingham NS after Class 47 1717 hit a tree 12-02-73 14.15
Observed at Cardiff Central 30-07-73  
Passing through Swindon 01-10-73  
Transferred to Cardiff Canton ??-11-73  
Renumbered to 37257 ??-04-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 15-05-74  
Stabled on Cardiff Canton 26-10-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 02-11-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 23-11-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 07-12-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 25-01-75  
Stabled on Cardiff Canton 13-04-75  
Observed at Newport 02-07-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central With 37244 06-09-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 17-01-76  
Observed at Radyr 14-02-76  
Observed at Cardiff 03-08-76  
Stabled on Canton 05-06-77  
Stabled on Radyr 26-06-77  
Twin Tanks Fitted ??-03-79  
2C50 1705 Newport - Swansea 13-06-79 57.29
1V33 1610 Portsmouth - Cardiff Between Bristol TM - Cardiff 23-06-81 38.06
2B76 2140 Cardiff - Bristol TM 23-06-81 38.06
5Z17 1435 Newton Loop - Cardiff (ECS) 02-06-82  
1Z17 1455 Cardiff - Barry Island 02-06-82 8.99
1Z22 1630 Barry - Gloucester 02-06-82 65.32
1Z22 1930 Gloucester - Barry Island 02-06-82 65.32
1Z22 2200 Barry Island - Paddington Between Barry Island - Cardiff and terminated 02-06-82 8.99
1S19 2124 Bristol TM - Glasgow Between Bromsgrove - Blackwell With 37211 02-11-83 2.22
1S19 2124 Bristol - Glasgow/Edinburgh Lickey Bankers With 37211 11-11-83 2.22
Working a coal train through Maesteg 07-03-85  
1444 Carmarthen - Swansea 20-07-85 31.71
2J17 0753 Shrewsbury - Aberystwyth 03-08-85 81.55
1A50 1110 Aberystwyth - Euston Between Aberystwyth - Shrewsbury 03-08-85 81.55
1O76 1705 Cardiff - Portsmouth Between Cardiff - Bristol TM 04-08-85 38.06
2B40 1835 Bristol TM - Cardiff 04-08-85 38.06
1O97 1945 Cardiff - Portsmouth Between Cardiff - Bristol TM 04-08-85 38.06
1J20 0730 Euston - Aberystwyth Between Shrewsbury - Aberystwyth With 37235 10-08-85 81.55
2J22 1340 Aberystwyth - Shrewsbury With 37235 10-08-85 81.55
1S19 2124 Bristol TM - Glasgow Central Between Bromsgrove - Blackwell With 37177 (37885) 30-05-86 2.22
1J20 0730 Euston - Pwllheli Between Shrewsbury - Pwllheli With 37293 13-09-86 118.68
2J26 1530 Pwllheli - Porthmadog With 37293 13-09-86 12.97
1A85 1708 Porthmadog - Euston Between Porthmadog - Shrewsbury With 37293 13-09-86 105.71
1J20 0740 Euston - Pwllheli Between Shrewsbury - Pwllheli With 37431 29-08-87 118.68
1A84 1530 Pwllheli - Euston Between Pwllheli - Shrewsbury With 37431 29-08-87 118.68
1V11 2109 Cardiff - Crewe 29-08-87 138.89
Working on Crewe Works Test Train to/from Llandudno 05-05-88  
Renumbered to 37668 06-05-88  
1V09 1719 Crewe - Cardiff 06-05-88 138.89
Transferred to Thornaby 15-05-88  
Stabled in Carlisle station siding 07-06-88  
1S50 0808 Carlisle - Glasgow C 22-06-88 115.23
1M03 1313 Glasgow - Carlisle 22-06-88 102.34
Lackenby - Corby 'Tube-Liner' With 37667 23-06-88  
Named Leyburn at Thornaby 01-09-88  
Allocated to FMTY - Freight Metals Thornaby Pool 01-01-89  
37668 Leyburn was at Middlesbrough With 37667 29-08-89  
Name Leyburn Removed 31-08-90  
Transferred to Motherwell - Allocated to FMGM - Railfreight (Steel) Motherwell Locos 30-09-90  
Transferred to Immingham - Allocated to FPCI - Railfreight Petroleum Immingham 14-07-91  
Transferred to Eastfield - Allocated to FPAE - Railfreight (Petroleum) Eastfield Locos 04-08-91  
1A50 1050 Inverness - Aberdeen With 37170 17-08-91 108.35
1H33 1524 Aberdeen - Inverness 17-08-91 108.35
Transferred to Cardiff Canton - Allocated to FPEK - Railfreight (Petroleum) Cardiff Canton Locos 01-09-91  
Stabled on Doncaster Works Open Day 12-07-92  
Allocated to MDRL - Railfreight Distribution - Laira Class 37 12-12-93  
Transferred to Cardiff Canton - Allocated MDRK - Railfreight Distribution - Cardiff Class 37 (China clay dedicated outbased St Blazey) 23-01-94  
Allocated to LNLK - Trainload Freight West - CF Class 37 (St Blazey) 20-03-94  
Pathfinder Tours's The Pixie tour from Bere Alston to Calstock 03-04-94 1.64
Pathfinder Tours's The Pixie tour from Bere Alston to Plymouth 03-04-94 10.11
Pathfinder Tours's The Pixie tour from Plymouth to Bristol 03-04-94 127.61
1130 Newton Abbot - Heathfield Specials Top and Tail With 37416 31-12-96 3.22
1300 Newton Abbot - Heathfield Specials Top and Tail With 37416 31-12-96 3.22
1430 Newton Abbot - Heathfield Specials Top and Tail With 37416 31-12-96 3.22
1O03 2200 Penzance - Waterloo Between Truro - Plymouth. Faulty speedo on duff 05-06-98 53.61
Allocated to WKFN - EWS Toton Class 37/5 Systemwide 27-11-98  
Worked St Blazey to Exeter Riverside freight With 37676 08-07-99  
Allocated to WKBN - EWS Toton Class 37/0 - 37/3 and 37/5 (systemwide) 23-07-99  
Sandite Equipment Fitted ??-09-99  
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WKMS - EWS Headquarters Class 37 (Stored for Sandite cover) 10-09-99  
Transferred to Bescot 24-09-99  
Transferred to Toton - Allocated to WKBN - EWS Toton Class 37/0 - 37/3 and 37/5 (systemwide) 17-12-99  
1M19 Doncaster - Willesden mail - assisted failed 325 unit forward from Peterborough to Willesden 17-04-00  
1Z37 1724 Didcot - Birmingham Snow Hill 17-06-00 76.34
2D56 0706 Chester - Holyhead 14-08-00 84.53
1K61 0950 Holyhead - Crewe 14-08-00 105.65
1D69 1219 Crewe - Holyhead 14-08-00 105.65
1K71 1450 Holyhead - Crewe 14-08-00 105.65
Allocated to WKMS - EWS Toton Class 37/5 (Sandite Fitted) 22-09-00  
Allocated to WKSN - EWS Class 37 Toton Sandite 17-11-00  

 

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