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Information is up-to-date to September 2015

Class 56 Number 56040

Current Allocation Details

Number

56040

Class

56

Depot

W - Withdrawn from Service

Pool

WNSO - EWS - Locomotives Sold Awaiting Delivery

Livery

TR - Transrail - Trainload Freight West - Tow Tone Light/Dark Grey, Transrail Logo & Name

Builder

Doncaster Works (GNR/LNER/British Railways)

Built

15/02/1978

Works Number

56040 Named: 28/02/1982 Unamed: 01/03/1991

Oystermouth

56040 Named: 30/11/1991 Unamed: 31/05/2000

Oystermouth

56040 Notes

Bought by Class 56 Group October 2000. Ran at Mid-Norfolk and Battlefield Line. Required extensive repairs in 2011 and sold for scrap

Withdrawn

31/08/2005

Disposal Date

31/08/2011

Disposal Details: Scrapped

TJ Thompson, Stockton

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