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Picture by Martin Bray 37896 at Newport 03-05-97

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There are 122 Records in the database covering 886.44 Miles

 

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Released from English Electric Vulcan Foundry - Works Number EE/VF3417/D875 1963 As D6931 12-03-64  
First Allocated to Landore 12-03-64  
light engine at Landore 02-05-65  
Fitted with Headlamp ??-10-68  
Stabled on Swansea East dock 25-05-69  
RCTS The Heart Of Wales Rail Tour Between Maindee North Jct - Craven Arms 05-06-71  
RCTS The Heart Of Wales Rail Tour Between Craven Arms - Barry 05-06-71  
Stabled on Newport 86B 04-06-72  
Seen between Newport and Cardiff 29-12-72  
Observed at Cardiff 13-01-73  
Stabled on Cardiff Canton depot 14-01-73  
Seen between Cardiff and Newport 03-02-73  
Observed at Cardiff 01-03-73  
Stabled on Cardiff Canton depot 11-03-73  
Observed at Cardiff 30-04-73  
Observed at Newport 05-04-74  
Renumbered to 37231 ??-05-74  
Observed at Saltley 04-01-75  
Observed at Lickey 14-03-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 22-04-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 29-04-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 07-05-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 14-05-75  
Observed at Newport 21-06-75  
Observed at Newport 25-06-75  
Observed at Ebbw Junction 25-06-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 09-08-75  
1S19 2100 Bristol Temple Meads - Glasgow C Banked up Lickey With 37223 06-09-75 2.22
Observed at Cardiff Central 24-04-76  
Observed at Ebbw Junction 27-07-76  
2100 Bristol Temple Meads - Glasgow C Banked up Lickey With 37228 02-08-76 2.22
Observed at Cardiff 11-12-76  
GW ATC removed ??-05-77  
Stabled on Margam 26-06-77  
Stabled on Severn Tunnel Jn (ST) 29-01-78  
1Z31 1328 Weymouth - Victoria DAA Vulcan Voyager DH Westbury - Bristol TM With 37158 27-08-78 28.29
0920 Hull - Kings Cross With 47496 23-09-78  
1M60 1515 Plymouth - Manchester Banking 25141 Up The Lickey With 37217 20-07-79 2.22
1E61 1808 Penzance - Leeds Banking 45053 Up The Lickey With 37217 27-07-79 2.22
Transferred to Bristol Bath Road 05-08-79  
0730 Swansea - Leeds Between Bromsgrove - Birmingham NS with 37203 assisting failure of 47545 15-12-79 14.15
Transferred to Cardiff Canton ??-02-80  
Stabled on Worcester (WS) 24-04-80  
Transferred to Bristol Bath Road ??-05-80  
1S19 2130 Bristol TM - Glasgow C Between Bromsgrove - Blackwell with 37203 10-07-80 2.22
Observed at Lickey Incline 14-07-80  
1E61 1808 Penzance - Sheffield Lickey banker + 37162 02-08-80 2.22
Transferred to Cardiff Canton 08-03-81  
Passes Cowbridge Road crossing Llantrisant with a train from Coed Ely 21-04-81  
6086 0400 Aberthaw - Brynlliw With 37279 (37424) 04-06-81  
1S19 2126 Bristol TM - Glasgow C Between Bromsgrove - Blackwell 08-08-81 2.22
1V21 0910 Portsmouth H - Cardiff Between Bristol TM - Cardiff 25-09-82 38.06
1M73 1715 Cardiff - Crewe 08-08-83 138.89
Observed on a Westbound Gulf tanks to Waterston at Kidwelly sidings 37271 28-04-84  
1S19 2124 Bristol TM - Glasgow C Between Worcester SH - Birmingham NS piloting 45107 12-05-84 33.86
2B08 0745 Cardiff - Swansea 21-06-84 45.54
1S19 2124 - Bristol Temple Meads - Glasgow Central Between Bromsgrove - Blackwell 19-08-84 2.22
1V23 1020 Weymouth - Cardiff Between Bristol TM - Cardiff 25-08-84 38.06
Renumbered to 37896 14-12-86  
Working on Crewe Works Test Train to/from Llandudno 23-12-86  
1V46 0830 Brighton - Cardiff Between Bishton - Cardiff 12-01-87  
Allocated to FECA - Freight Power Station Coal Cardiff Pool 01-01-89  
Worked 6B69 MGR 1620 Llanwern - Margam 08-01-90  
1Z17 'The Barry Bucketeer' Between Barry - Bridgend 19-08-90 19.11
1Z17 'The Barry Bucketeer' Between Barry - Bridgend 19-08-90 19.11
1Z38 0235 Worcester SH - Worksop Between Bristol TM - Firbeck West Jn with 37899 The Bolsover Balladeer 01-09-91  
1Z38 0235 Worcester SH - Worksop Between Haworth Colliery - Worksop With 37899 The Bolsover Balladeer 01-09-91  
1Z38 1610 Worksop - Bristol TM Between Elmton & Creswell Junction - Seymour Junction With 37899 The Bolsover Balladeer 01-09-91  
1Z38 1610 Worksop - Bristol TM Between Bolsover Colliery - Seymour Junction With 37899 The Bolsover Balladeer 01-09-91  
1Z38 1610 Worksop - Bristol TM Between Seymour Junction - Water Orton With 37899 The Bolsover Balladeer. Failed 01-09-91  
1Z38 1610 Worksop - Bristol TM Between Water Orton - Bristol TM The Bolsover Balladeer Dragged by 37899 01-09-91  
Allocated to FCKK - Trainload Coal - Cardiff Class 37 Power Station 24-01-93  
Allocated to LNCK - Trainload Freight West - CF Class 37/7 (Wales) 20-03-94  
Pathfinder Tours's The Torbay-Exe Cursioner tour Between Gloucester - Paignton With 37796/799 02-05-94 170.45
H.R.T. Tour 1732 Exeter St. David's - Paddington With 37796/799 02-05-94 173.39
Pathfinder Tours's The Rex Ham tour Between Shrewsbury - Crewe With 31434 28-02-98 32.70
2V70 0839 Weymouth - Bristol TM Between Westbury - Bristol after 37407 failed with a speedo fault 01-04-98 28.29
Transferred to Toton - Allocated to WKGN - EWS Toton Class 37/7 Systemwide 27-11-98  
Vacuum Brakes Isolated ??-08-99  
2R42 1705 Cardiff - Rhymney 07-09-99 23.34
2V07 0723 Rhymney - Radyr 08-09-99 28.16
Observed at Tees Yard 01-02-00  
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WNXX - EWS - Locomotives for Storage 28-03-00  
Allocated to WKMF - EWS Headquarters Class 37 (Special Projects) 02-05-00  
Departed for France 11-05-00  
Returned from France 13-09-00  
Allocated to WNXX - EWS - Locomotives for Storage 06-10-00  
Allocated to WKGS - EWS Headquarters Class 37/7 (Special Projects) 14-06-01  
Allocated to WNXX - EWS - Locomotives for Storage 01-07-01  
Transferred to Crewe Diesel - Allocated to WKAD - EWS Class 37 Crewe Diesel - Midlands & North West 05-10-01  
Stabled in Crewe Basford Hall 22-12-01  
1T68 Manchester Vic - Landudno Junc VSOE Pushed west of Helsby - Chester 26-04-02 7.50
1T68 Manchester Vic - Landudno Junc VSOE Between Chester - Rhyl 26-04-02 29.78
Transferred to Headquarters - Allocated to WNSS - EWS - Stored Serviceable locomotives 18-12-02  
TOPS Engine hours 8624 10-04-03  
Transferred to Toton - Allocated to WKSN - EWS Toton Class 37 (Sandite Fitted) 24-09-03  
Transferred to Crewe Diesel - Allocated to WKAD - EWS Class 37 Crewe Diesel - Midlands & North West 17-12-03  
1Z50 0710 Kings Cross - Carlisle Between Doncaster - Carlisle With 37676 28-02-04  
1Z51 1605 Carlisle - Kings Cross Between Carlisle - York With 37676 28-02-04  
Transferred to Toton 29-03-04  

 

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