English Electric Growl 

Locomotives: D6865 / 37165 / 37374 

D6865 / 37165 / 37374 

© English Electric Growl / Martin Bray

Scottish Region

Class 37/0 no. 37165 enters Mossend Yard on June 20th 1996

© Martin Bray

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Scrapped
Last Number Carried
37165
Scrapped by
West Coast Railways Company
Scrapped at
WCRC Carnforth
Date Scrapped
21st May 2022

 

Formerly Preserved
More information on the preserved details for this locomotive can be found here
Works Number
3343/8396
Constructed At
Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn, Darlington Works, Darlington, County Durham.
Built for
British Railways (Board)
Date Accepted
29th August 1963
Classified as
17/3 Class
Number Carried
D6865
Livery Carried
British Railways Green - Small Warning Panel
Depot Allocation
87E, Landore (Swansea)
Numberings
Date Number Notes
New D6865  
08/1968 # 6865  
02/1974 # 37165  
13/05/1988 37374  
17/01/1989 37165  
10/02/1989 37374  
09/07/1989 37165  

 

Classifications
Date Class Notes
New 17/3 Class  
06/05/1973 Class 37  
01/1987 # Class 37/0  
13/05/1988 Class 37/3  
17/01/1989 Class 37/0  
10/02/1989 Class 37/3  
09/07/1989 Class 37/0  

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

Depot Allocation List
Date Code Depot Notes
New 87E
Landore (Swansea)
 
06/11/1966 50A
York
 
27/11/1966 56B
Healey Mills
 
08/06/1969 31B
March TMD
 
05/10/1969 30A
Stratford TMD
 
04/03/1973 40B
Immingham
 
06/05/1973 IM
Immingham TMD
 
03/03/1974 TE
Thornaby TMD
 
03/10/1982 HM
Healey Mills TMD
 
30/09/1984 TI
Tinsley TMD
 
18/11/1984 CF
Cardiff Canton T&RSMD
 
22/01/1989 ED
Eastfield TMD (Glasgow)
 
10/05/1992 ML
Motherwell TMD
 
30/08/1992 HQ
Headquarters
 
06/09/1992 IS
Inverness TMD
 
20/03/1994 ML
Motherwell TMD
 
15/12/1999 HQ
Headquarters
 
16/12/1999 TO
Toton TMD
 
18/12/1999 HQ
Headquarters
 

Sector Allocation List
Date Depot Sector Details
01/01/1989 CF
FQLC - Freight Coal Distribution, Cardiff Pool
22/01/1989 ED
FEOE - Freight Power Station Coal Scottish Pool
28/05/1989 ED
FEPE - Railfreight Power Station Coal, Eastfield Class 26 & Class 37
10/05/1992 ML
FEPM - Trainload Coal, Motherwell Class 37
30/08/1992 HQ
RFJX - Regional Railways Headquarters, Stored locos
06/09/1992 IS
RAJV - Regional Railways ScotRail, Inverness Locos
20/03/1994 ML
LGBM - Trainload Freight West, ML Class 37/0
27/11/1998 ML
WKMB - EWS, Motherwell Class 37 (RETB)
15/12/1999 HQ
WNXX - EWS, Locomotives for Storage
16/12/1999 TO
WKBN - EWS, Toton Class 37/0 - 37/3 and 37/5 (systemwide),
18/12/1999 HQ
WNXX - EWS, Locomotives for Storage
24/03/2000 HQ
WNYX - EWS, Locomotives for Component Recovery
07/06/2002 HQ
WNZX - EWS, Locomotives for Disposal
Date Livery
Aug '63
British Railways Green - Small Warning Panel
Feb '69
British Rail Blue
Nov '87
Red Solebar Railfreight Grey
May '90
Railfreight Triple Grey - Coal
Jul '93
Civil Engineers Yellow/Grey
Aug '95
Civil Engineers - Transrail

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