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D6843 37143 37800 L33

Picture by Martin Bray 37800 at Margam 07-06-98

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There are 120 Records in the database covering 2,877.83 Miles

 

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Released from English Electric Vulcan Foundry - Works Number EE/VF3318/D817 1963 As D6843 29-05-63  
First Allocated to Canton 29-05-63  
D6827 & D6843 running light engine - on delivery from Doncaster to Cardiff 30-05-63  
Stabled on Crewe Works 21-06-64  
Seen at Newport Ebbw Junction 29-06-64  
Observed at Near Tenby 11-07-64  
At Crewe Workshops being repaired 06-08-64  
Transferred to Polmadie ??-08-66  
Stabled on Kingmoor (12A) 09-07-67  
3Sxx through Morpeth 22-09-68  
Transferred to Eastfield ??-10-68  
Observed in Doncaster Works Erecting shop (still in green livery) 01-12-68  
Stabled on Haymarket (64B) 06-10-69  
0Z00 through Princes St Gardens 09-10-69  
8xxx through Larbert 10-07-70  
Stabled on Doncaster Works 22-11-70  
0Z00 through Barnhill 30-09-71  
6Sxx passed Eastfield 30-09-71  
Observed at Polmont 05-07-72  
Stabled on Kingmoor Shed/Yard 12-08-72  
Stabled on Eastfield 65A 19-08-72  
Stabled on Kingmoor Yard 21-01-73  
0830 Glasgow QS - Edinburgh Between Falkirk High - Polmont Jn 27-01-73 2.96
Stabled on Cardiff Canton 86A 03-02-73  
Renumbered to 37143 ??-05-74  
Transferred to Landore ??-10-74  
Transferred to Cardiff Canton ??-11-74  
Leaving Marine Colliery with a coal train bound for Llanwern steel works - 37143 went through the catchpoints - incorrectly set by the shunter - and continued through the stopblock down embankment and into the river Ebbw thankfully there were no injuries. 29-01-75  
It was eventually rescued after an unsuccessful attempt in March 1975 04-08-75  
Observed at Severn Tunnel Junction 24-12-75  
Observed at Severn Tunnel Junction 27-12-75  
Stabled on Newport MPD 29-03-76  
6Mxx Westbury - Wolverton aggregates with 37138 14-04-76  
Observed on Bristol Parkway 17-04-76  
2C36 1655 Newport - Swansea 03-08-76 57.29
Transferred to Tinsley 22-02-77  
Stabled on Shirebrook (SB) 01-05-77  
1708 Doncaster - Hull 09-07-77 41.03
2100 Hull - Doncaster 09-07-77 41.03
2J12 1840 Scarborough - Sheffield 03-09-77 88.41
2214 Sheffield - Doncaster 03-09-77 18.36
Transferred to Immingham ??-11-77  
Passed through Doncaster Station working a South bound Freight train With 37134 (37684) 18-11-77  
0118 Linsey - Preston Tanks with 37160 (37373) 06-03-78  
Preston - Linsey Empty Tanks ??-11-78  
Observed at Elland bypass working an Oil train to the West 22-03-79  
1E27 0955 Weymouth - Leeds Between Birmingham - Leeds 22-05-80 116.45
1V96 1440 Newcastle - Swansea Between Birmingham - Swansea 23-05-80 151.16
1E32 1032 Swansea - York 24-05-80 329.35
1Z81 ???? Wolverhampton - Weston S Mare 25-05-80 119.85
Wilnicote - Scarborough Adex (viewed Derby) 26-05-80  
1E63 1135 Poole - Newcastle Between Birmingham - Newcastle 27-05-80 208.51
1E23 0915 Tenby - York 07-06-80 355.70
1M74 0940 Yarmouth - Manchester Between Norwich - Manchester P 06-09-80 217.82
1G06 0728 London Kings Cross - Consett BSC Between Doncaster - Washington Jn 20-09-80  
1G06 0728 London Kings Cross - Consett BSC Between Washington Jn - Consett BSC 20-09-80  
1G06 1749 Consett BSC - London Kings Cross Between Consett BSC - Doncaster 20-09-80  
1350 Cardiff - Weston 12-05-81 57.06
1550 Weston - Swansea 12-05-81 102.60
2C77 1938 Swansea - Cardiff 12-05-81 45.54
Stabled on Healy Mills 17-06-83  
Transferred to Stratford 13-05-84  
Observed working through Ipswich on Cartics 18-10-84  
Entered Works for a Heavy General Overall 19-03-86  
Transferred to Cardiff Canton 23-03-86  
Working on Crewe Works Test Train to/from Rhyl 19-08-86  
1D27 1116 Crewe - Holyhead With 33028 20-08-86 105.65
1V06 1417 Holyhead - Cardiff Between Holyhead - Crewe With 33028 20-08-86 105.65
1D27 1116 Crewe - Holyhead With 33057 27-08-86 105.65
1V09 1408 Holyhead - Cardiff Between Holyhead - Crewe With 33057 27-08-86 105.65
Working on Crewe Works Test Train to/from Rhyl 09-09-86  
Renumbered to 37800 11-09-86  
Named Glo Cymru at Aberthaw 27-09-86  
1Z02 0335 Bristol TM - Swindon Additional 16-10-86 41.12
Cawoods containerised coal train through Shrewsbury ??-10-87  
Allocated to FECA - Freight Power Station Coal Cardiff Pool 01-01-89  
0533 Reading - Sellafield Between Yate - Gloucester 08-04-89 24.60
0533 Reading - Sellafield Between Gloucester - Birmingham NS 08-04-89 52.00
1Z19 0804 Birmingham NS - Bristol TM Between Gloucester - Bristol TM With 37691 (37612) 01-07-90  
1Z36 1153 Bristol TM - Birmingham NS With 37691 (37612) 01-07-90  
1Zxx 1450 Birmingham NS - Bristol TM With 37691 (37612) 01-07-90  
1Z44 1725 Bristol TM - Birmingham NS Between Bristol TM - Gloucester 37691 (37612) 01-07-90  
Worked Port Talbert Grange - Llanwern Service 10-08-92  
Allocated to FCKK - Trainload Coal - Cardiff Class 37 Power Station 24-01-93  
Transferred to Immingham - Allocated to FPCI - Trainload Petroleum - Immingham locos 16-05-93  
Allocated to FPYX - Tranload Petroleum Stored lococs 13-06-93  
Stored Serviceable 10-09-93  
Returned to Traffic at Immingham - Allocated to FPCI - Trainload Petroleum - Immingham locos 20-09-93  
Transferred to Stewarts Lane - Allocated to FARM - Trainload Construction - Stewarts Lane Class 37 23-01-94  
Allocated to ESBB - Trainload Freight South - SL Class 37/7 20-03-94  
Name Glo Cymru Removed 31-03-94  
Observed on Hither Green 19-04-95  
Allocated to EWDB - Mainline - SL Class 33/37 (Infrastructure) 28-05-95  
1W30 2005 Weymouth - Waterloo Between Micheldever - Basingstoke 07-06-96 10.31
Transferred to Eastleigh 26-09-97  
1V29 2350 Waterloo - Penzance Between MP 35 - Reading 28-11-97 0.91
Stabled on Bescot 22-08-98  
Transferred to Toton - Allocated to WKGN - EWS Toton Class 37/7 Systemwide 27-11-98  
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WKMF - EWS Headquarters Class 37 (Special Projects) 22-07-99  
Vacuum Brakes Isolated ??-08-99  

 

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