D1895 / 47376


Built - Falcon Works, Loughborough

Works No. - BS657

Accepted into traffic - 1st September 1965 as D1895

Renumbered - February 1974 to 47376

Brakes -  Dual brakes fitted from new

Train heat - None

Livery -

  • Two Tone Green
  • BR Blue
  • Triple Grey w/Freightliner Decals - Aug 95

Name -

  • "SKYLARK" (Unofficial name) applied at Tinsley TMD on 21st Nov 1989. Removed during overhaul August 1995.
  • "Freightliner 1995" at Crewe Basford Hall open day on 28th August 1995. Names removed at Southampton Maritime between June and October 2001
  • "Freightliner 1995" at Toddington on Glos Warks Railway - 24th Sept 2005

Last Working - 8th June 2001 : 20.27 Leeds - Southampton freightliner (4O07), in the Oxford area a piston dropped into the sump writing off the Sulzer 12LDA 28C engine. Assisted to Southampton by 57001

Notes
  • As per all of the 47/3 fleet, 47376 was built without train heating although the loco did carry boiler water tanks and a through steam pipe from new. These were removed during successive overhauls
  • 47376 was the first loco to carry Freightliner Triple Grey livery

47376 Passenger workings list

Allocation History
1/9/65 Tinsley (41A)  5/80 Immingham 2/6/94 Stored unserviceable 
3/66 Holbeck (55A) 13/5/84 Crewe Diesel 24/1/95 Reinstated
3/67 Knottingley 10/5/87 Cardiff Canton 10/95 Crewe Diesel
10/71 Thornaby (51L) 15/5/88 Tinsley 10/6/98 Freightliner Diesel (FD)
5/75 Knottingley 26/8/93 Stored unserviceable 11/6/01 Stored unserviceable
8/79 Healey Mills 25/2/94 Reinstated    
           

Sold for preservation - 21/11/02

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