www.railuk.info

Sun 20 Aug 2017 01:31:04


 
 

Diesel/Electric Locomotive Information

Top

Information is up-to-date to September 2015

Class 08 Number 08720

Current Allocation Details

Number

08720

Class

08

Depot

W - Withdrawn from Service

Pool

WNSO - EWS - Locomotives Sold Awaiting Delivery

Livery

EW - English, Welsh & Scottish Railway - Maroon with Central Gold Band Large Number & Logo

Builder

Crewe Works (LNWR/LMS/British Railways)

Built

10/06/1960

Works Number

Withdrawn

28/02/2007

Disposal Date

30/11/2007

Disposal Details: Scrapped

TJ Thompson, Stockton

08720 Renumbered

From D3888 on 31/12/1973


Images for Loco 08720

BR Class 08, 08720 (D3888) at Mossend Yard on 19 May 1982
Date Photo Taken: 19/05/1982
Date Uploaded 08/12/2013
Image Owner/Copyright: Peter Hoggan
Views: 400
Comments: 0


Built at BR Crewe Works in 1960; here a spruced up 08720 shunts on Mossend Yard near Motherwell. This loco was eventually withdrawn from use by EWS and scrapped at TJ Thompson of Stockton in November 2007.


Books about Railway Locos

Books about Railway Depots

Books about Railway Sheds

Back to Top