English Electric Growl 

Locomotives: D6767 / 37067 / 37703 / L023 / L25 

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D6767 / 37067 / 37703 / L023 / L25 

© English Electric Growl / Thomas Dumelow
Class 37/7 no. 37703 is seen at Norden on May 5th 2022 during the Swanage Railway Diesel Gala

© Thomas Dumelow
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Preserved
Current Number
37703
Details
More information on the preserved details for this locomotive can be found here
Works Number
3059/D721
Constructed At
English Electric Co. Ltd, Vulcan Foundry, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside
Built for
British Transport Commission
Date Accepted
21st November 1962
Classified as
17/3 Class
Number Carried
D6767
Livery Carried
British Railways Green - Small Warning Panel
Depot Allocation
51L, Thornaby
Numberings
Date Number Notes
New D6767  
02/1974 # 37067  
13/01/1987 37703  
11/05/2001 L023  
08/06/2001 L25  
20/08/2013 37703  

 

Classifications
Date Class Notes
New 17/3 Class  
06/05/1973 Class 37  
01/1987 # Class 37/0  
13/01/1987 Class 37/7  

This locomotive has not carried a name, Official or Unofficial.

Depot Allocation List
Date Code Depot Notes
New 51L
Thornaby
 
05/04/1970 52A
Gateshead (Newcastle)
 
06/05/1973 TE
Thornaby TMD
 
03/08/1986 CF
Cardiff Canton T&RSMD
 
20/03/1994 SL
Stewarts Lane T&RSMD
 
26/09/1997 EH
Eastleigh T&RSMD
 
27/11/1998 TO
Toton TMD
 
13/06/2000 HQ
Headquarters
 
21/08/2013 KM
Kingmoor TMD
 
11/01/2022 BH
Barrow Hill
Bo'ness

Sector Allocation List
Date Depot Sector Details
01/01/1989 CF
FECA - Freight Power Station Coal, Cardiff Pool
24/01/1993 CF
FCKK - Trainload Coal, Cardiff Class 37 Power Station
20/03/1994 SL
ESBB - Trainload Freight South, SL Class 37/7
28/05/1995 SL
EWDB - Mainline, SL Class 33/37 (Infrastructure)
26/09/1997 EH
EWDB - Mainline, Class 33/37 (Infrastructure)
27/11/1998 TO
WKGN - EWS, Toton Class 37/7 Systemwide
26/05/2000 TO
WKBN - EWS, Class 37/0, 37/3, 37/5 & 37/7
13/06/2000 HQ
WKGS - EWS Headquarters Class 37/7 (Special Projects)
26/05/2004 HQ
WZKS - EWS, Class 37 Contract Hire Spain
21/08/2013 KM
XHHP - DRS, De-registered Locomotives
03/07/2017 KM
XHSS - DRS, Stored Locomotives
31/01/2020 KM
XHHP - DRS, De-registered Locomotives
23/02/2021 KM
XSDP - DRS Locomotives Stored/For Disposal
11/01/2022 BH
HNRS - Harry Needle Rail Ltd, Stored Locomotives
Date Livery
Nov '62
British Railways Green - Small Warning Panel
Feb '68
British Railways Green - Full Yellow End
Nov '72
British Rail Blue
Jan '87
Railfreight Grey
Apr '91
Railfreight Triple Grey - Coal
May '95
Mainline Freight Grey
Sep '97
EWS Revised Red/Gold
May '01
GIF Blue (Light/Dark)
Oct '05
Continental Railways Blue
Nov '13
DRS Blue - Compass Basic
Dec '16
DRS Blue Unbranded

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This page was last updated on Monday February 5th 2024