English Electric Growl 

Locomotives: D6722 / 37022 / 37512 / 37608 

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D6722 / 37022 / 37512 / 37608 

© English Electric Growl / The late Bill Wright
Class 37 no. 37022 approaches Bow Junction on May 7th, 1997

© The late Bill Wright
  • Status
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In Traffic
Number Carried
37608
Operator
Europhoenix
Works Number
2885/D601
Constructed At
English Electric Co. Ltd, Vulcan Foundry, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside
Built for
British Transport Commission
Date Accepted
13th July 1961
Classified as
D17/1 Class
Number Carried
D6722
Livery Carried
British Railways Green
Depot Allocation
32A, Norwich MPD
Numberings
Date Number Notes
New D6722  
02/1974 # 37022  
30/01/1987 37512  
18/08/1995 37608  

 

Classifications
Date Class Notes
New D17/1 Class  
03/1962 # 17/3 Class  
06/05/1973 Class 37  
30/01/1987 Class 37/5  
18/08/1995 Class 37/6  
From To Name
13/05/1987 07/1994 #
Thornaby Demon
11/01/2017 Current
Andromeda
Depot Allocation List
Date Code Depot Notes
New 32A
Norwich MPD
 
27/07/1961 32B
Ipswich MPD
 
10/09/1961 30A
Stratford TMD
 
05/05/1968 31B
March TMD
 
19/01/1969 30A
Stratford TMD
 
05/10/1969 31B
March TMD
 
06/05/1973 MC
March TMD
 
30/09/1973 MR
March TMD
 
14/05/1978 SF
Stratford TMD
 
05/1980 # MR
March TMD
 
04/01/1981 ED
Eastfield TMD (Glasgow)
 
31/08/1986 TE
Thornaby TMD
 
02/05/1993 IM
Immingham TMD
 
18/08/1995 PM
St Phillips Marsh (Bristol)
 
28/10/1996 OC
Old Oak Common TMD
 
25/07/1997 SD
Sellafield British Nuclear Fuels Ltd
 
12/05/2000 KM
Kingmoor TMD
 

Sector Allocation List
Date Depot Sector Details
01/01/1989 TE
FMTY - Freight Metals, Thornaby Pool
24/03/1993 TE
FMPY - Trainload Metals, Thornaby Class 37/5 (Pipe Traffic)
02/05/1993 IM
FPYI - Trainload Petroleum, Immingham Locomotives (Restricted Use)
16/05/1993 IM
FIJW - Trainload Coal, Immingham Infrastructure (Weekend)
28/11/1993 IM
FPJW - Trainload Petroleum, Immingham Infrastructure Locos (ACE Doncaster) [Restricted]
16/01/1994 IM
FABI - Trainload Construction, Immingham Locomotives
20/03/1994 IM
FDCI - Trainload Freight North, IM Class 37 (Humberside)
20/09/1994 IM
FEPS - Trainload Freight North, IM Class 37/5 (For EPS)
18/08/1995 PM
GPSV - European Passenger Service, PM Class 37/6
28/10/1996 OC
GPSV - European Passenger Service, OC Class 37/6
25/07/1997 SD
XHSD - DRS, Sellafield Class 20/3 & 37/6
12/05/2000 KM
XHSD - DRS, KM Operational Fleet
14/10/2003 KM
XHCK - DRS, Kingmoor 37 + 47
05/02/2005 KM
XHMW - DRS Locomotives, In Works
20/05/2005 KM
XHCK - DRS, Kingmoor 37 + 66
27/09/2005 KM
XHNC - DRS Locomotives, Nuclear Traffic
19/12/2008 KM
XHSS - DRS, Stored Locomotives
13/08/2009 KM
XHNC - DRS Locomotives, Nuclear Traffic
18/01/2011 KM
XHSS - DRS, Stored Locomotives
08/04/2011 KM
XHNC - DRS Locomotives, Nuclear Traffic
09/03/2016 HQ
GROG - Rail Operations Group locomotives
20/03/2016 HQ
EPUK - Europhoenix locomotives for UK use
15/09/2017 HQ
GROG - Rail Operations Group locomotives
Date Livery
Jul '61
British Railways Green
Feb '62
British Railways Green - Small Warning Panel
Jul '71
British Rail Blue
Jan '87
Railfreight Grey
Apr '91
Railfreight Triple Grey - Metals
Aug '95
European Passenger Service Grey
May '97
DRS Grey (ex EPS)
Apr '98
DRS Blue
Feb '11
DRS Blue - Compass Logo
Mar '16
DRS Blue Unbranded
Apr '16
Europhoenix Blue
Jan '17
Europhoenix

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