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37678

D6956 37256 37678

Picture by Martin Bray 37678 at Newport 11-03-98

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There are 203 Records in the database covering 4,567.66 Miles

 

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Released from English Electric Vulcan Foundry - Works Number EE/VF3513/D944 1964 As D6956 08-01-65  
First Allocated to Canton 08-01-65  
Fitted with Dual (BR & WR) Automatic Warning System (DAWS) ??-10-68  
Stabled on Radyr 13-02-69  
Stabled on Ebbw Junction 05-07-69  
Stabled on Doncaster Works Yard 31-08-69  
Observed at Cardiff 18-10-69  
Stabled at Canton shed 86A 08-11-70  
Observed at Cardiff 01-05-71  
Observed at Canton 01-05-71  
Stabled on Ebbw Jn (86B) 10-10-71  
Transferred to Landore ??-01-72  
Observed at Cardiff Stn 05-01-72  
Stabled on Llanelli 04-06-72  
Observed at Kidwelly with a Swansea bound inspection train 25-07-72  
Observed at Cardiff Central 27-07-73  
Unidentified service between Birmingham - Nuneaton 29-07-73 20.75
Observed at Cardiff Central 31-07-73  
Transferred to Cardiff Canton ??-11-73  
Renumbered to 37256 ??-04-74  
Observed at Radyr 03-04-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 15-06-74  
Observed at Doncaster Works 27-07-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 12-08-74  
Observed at Ebbw Junction 05-10-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 26-10-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 29-10-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 02-11-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 16-11-74  
Observed at Cardiff Central 18-01-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 01-02-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 16-04-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 10-05-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 14-05-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 15-05-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 07-06-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 11-06-75  
Observed at Newport 21-06-75  
Observed at Cardiff Central 25-06-75  
Observed at Ebbw Junction 27-06-75  
Observed at Severn Tunnel Junction 02-04-76  
Observed at Cardiff Central 17-04-76  
Observed at Cardiff Central 24-04-76  
Observed at Swansea East Dock 27-06-76  
Observed at Cardiff 03-08-76  
1600 Crewe - Cardiff 25-08-76 138.89
Observed at Radyr 05-09-76  
Observed at Cardiff 26-11-76  
Observed at Cardiff 27-11-76  
Observed at Ebbw Junction 09-01-77  
Worked Llanhilleth - Park Junction 10-01-77  
Observed at Ebbw Junction 22-05-77  
Stabled on Canton 05-06-77  
2C37 1705 Newport - Swansea 11-07-77 57.29
2V67 1600 Crewe - Cardiff 10-08-77 138.89
2C37 1705 Newport - Swansea 22-08-77 57.29
Stabled on Severn Tunnel Jn (ST) 29-01-78  
Worked 4B37 2200 Cardiff - Gloucester 28-02-78  
Observed at Ripple Lane 02-04-78  
Worked 4B38 2200 Cardiff - Gloucester 20-04-78  
Llanelli - Manchester Piccadilly Between Llanelli - Swansea rtnAdex 20-05-78 11.29
1S19 2124 Bristol TM - Glasgow Central Bromsgrove - Blackwell bankers With 37238 16-08-78 2.22
Observed at Gloucester 22-10-78  
2C40 1705 Newport - Swansea 15-05-79 57.29
Twin Tanks Fitted ??-07-79  
Worked 1210 Margam - Rose Hayworth 04-01-80  
Worked 1600 Rose Hayworth - Uskmouth 04-01-80  
Worked Uskmouth - Ebbw Junction light engine 04-01-80  
Worked 1240 Ebbw Junction - East Usk light engine 09-06-80  
Worked 1330 East Usk - Rose Heyworth  09-06-80  
Worked 1600 Rose Heyworth - Severn Tunnel Junction 09-06-80  
Worked 1300 Ebbw Junction - East Usk 21-07-80  
Worked 1355 East Usk - Rose Heyworth  21-07-80  
Worked 1600 Rose Heyworth - Severn Tunnel Junction 21-07-80  
1S19 2130 Bristol TM - Glasgow - assist at Lickey With 37207 12-08-80 2.22
Worked 2330 Ebbw Junction - Llanwern light engine 08-10-80  
Worked 0055 Llanwern - Ebbw Junction light engine 09-10-80  
Stabled on Ebbw Junc in ex-works condition with 37239 17-02-81  
Twin Tanks Removed ??-06-81  
Observed with 37290 at Bristol 15-04-82  
2B36 1345 Cardiff - Bristol TM 02-06-82 38.06
1Z09 1545 Bristol TM - Swansea 02-06-82 45.54
Transferred to Bristol Bath Road 23-01-83  
Observed at Hereford SP 21-05-83  
1M60 1610 Swansea - Manchester P Between Swansea - Birmingham NS 12-06-83 151.16
1S19 2124 Bristol TM - Edinburgh/Glasgow Lickey Banker With 37123 (37679) 24-07-84 2.22
1S19 2124 Bristol TM - Edinburgh/Glasgow Lickey Banker With 37123 (37679) 27-07-84 2.22
6S63 Tees - Aberdeen Speedlink 14-08-84  
37256 stabled on Godfrey Road - Newport 23-04-85  
1Z49 1720 Plymouth - Oban Charter Between Balloch Pier -Dumbarton Central 11-05-85  
1J24 0935 Euston - Aberystwyth Between Shrewsbury - Aberystwyth 15-06-85 81.55
1Z26 1540 Aberystwyth - Wolverhampton Relief 15-06-85 110.85
1V01 0042 Manchester - Cardiff Between Gresty Lane - Cardiff With 37164 17-06-85  
1M65 1608 Paignton - Liverpool LS Between Bromsgrove - Blackwell banking 31230 27-07-85 2.22
1S71 0730 Penzance Glasgow C Between Bromsgrove - Blackwell With 37186 29-07-85 2.22
1J24 0935 Euston - Aberystwyth Between Shrewsbury - Aberystwyth 07-09-85 81.55
1538 Aberwyswyth - Shrewsbury 07-09-85 81.55
1V01 0042 Manchester Pic - Cardiff Between Crewe - Cardif With 37208 09-09-85 138.89
1807 Cardiff - Derby between Gloucester - Birmingham NS with 37224 Dragging HST 04-03-86 82.00
1S19 2124 Bristol TM - Glasgow Between Worcester Shrub Hill - Birmingham New Street 10-05-86 26.09

 

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