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May 2021

18 May 2021

Please note that the dates specified are the dates the detail was changed on this website and are not specifically when the event happened. The actual event stated in the detail section would have occurred between the date stated below and the previous site update date.

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Number
Detail

Caledonian Sleeper / GB Railfreight

73969

Having gone under exam/maintenance at Inverness, this loco has now transferred to Craigentinny TMD where it currently awaits maintenance

Chiltern Railway

68014

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Wembley TMD

Chiltern Railways

68015

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Colas Rail

56049

Having begun exam/maintenance work at Nottingham Eastcroft TMD, this loco has now transferred across to Toton TMD where it continues it's maintenance work

Colas Rail

56096

Having transferred from Baglan Bay to Doncaster Roberts Road, this loco has now completed it's exam/maintenance work and has returned to service

Colas Rail

56302

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

60039

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66001 / 66034 / 66054 / 66082 / 66095

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66050

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66060

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66080

Awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66105 / 66149 / 66158 / 66169

All are currently awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

66111

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Margam T.C. and has returned to service

DB Cargo

66117 / 66156 / 66188

All have completed their exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and have returned to service

DB Cargo

66124

Currently awaiting maintenance at Tees Yard

DB Cargo

66162

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

66187

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Mossend Down Yard

DB Cargo

67006

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

67016

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

67028

This loco has been reinstated to an active pool having been in store at Crewe Electric TMD since 25/02/21. It is now awaiting maintenance at Toton TMD

DB Cargo

90029

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD and has returned to service

DB Cargo

90036

This loco has been placed into a storage pool at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

90037

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Electric TMD

DB Cargo

92011

Has now transferred from Dollands Moor to Crewe Electric TMD where it is currently undergoing exam/maintenance work

DB Cargo

92042

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Dollands Moor

Devon & Cornwall Railfreight

60029

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

37038

Has now transferred from Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD to Derby RTC to continue it's maintenance work

Direct Rail Services

37069

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

66031

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

66303

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

66422

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Motherwell (DRS) TMD

Direct Rail Services

66425

Awaiting maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

66428

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Motherwell (DRS) TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

66432

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD

Direct Rail Services

68006

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Carlisle Kingmoor TMD and has returned to service

Direct Rail Services

68007 / 68017

Both are currently awaiting maintenance at Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD

Direct Rail Services

68009

Completed it's exam/maintenance work between both Crewe Gresty Bridge TMD and Doncaster Roberts Road and has returned to active duties

Freightliner

66502 / 66587

Both have completed their exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall and have returned to active service

Freightliner

66503 / 66547

Both are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Crewe Basford Hall

Freightliner

66504

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Ipswich L.I.P and has returned to service

Freightliner

66514 / 66557

Both have completed their exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road and have returned to service

Freightliner

66519

Having been under exam/maintenance status at Southampton Maritime FLT, this loco has now transferred from there to Leeds Midland Road where it currently awaits maintenance

Freightliner

66542

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Whatley Quarry and has returned to service

Freightliner

66549

Currently awaiting maintenance at East Usk Yard

Freightliner

66551

Awaiting maintenance at Whitemoor Yard

Freightliner

66561

Awaiting maintenance at Southampton Maritime FLT

Freightliner

66569

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66585

Completed it's maintenance work at Southampton Maritime FLT and has returned to service

Freightliner

66614

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66617

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Merehead TMD

Freightliner

66621

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Whatley Quarry and has returned to service

Freightliner

66955

Having been awaiting maintenance, this loco has now been officially stored (DHLT) at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

66957

This loco has been stored (DHLT) at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

70001

Undergoing exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

70006 / 70007 / 70019

All are currently awaiting maintenance at Leeds Midland Road

Freightliner

70010

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Leeds Midland Road and has returned to service

Freightliner

70015

This loco has transferred from Leeds Midland Road to Southampton Maritime FLT where it continues to await maintenance work

Freightliner

90013 / 90049

These loco's have transferred north to Leeds Midland Road where they will undergo maintenance, presumably involving a stint on the wheel lathe

GB Railfreight

59003

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Doncaster Roberts Road and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

60047

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Toton TMD and has returned to service

GB Railfreight

66706 / 66733 / 66782

All are currently undergoing exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road

GB Railfreight

66718 / 66790

Both are undergoing exam/maintenance at Peterborough GBRf Depot

GB Railfreight

66743 / 66746

Both have completed their exam/maintenance at Doncaster Roberts Road and have returned to service

GB Railfreight

73201

Completed it's bout of maintenance work at Eastleigh Works and has returned to Tonbridge to resume active duties

GB Railfreight

73961

Undergoing exam/maintenance work at St. Leonard's Depot

GB Railfreight

73963

Currently at Tonbridge Yard having suffered a failure

GB Railfreight

73965

Completed it's exam/maintenance at St. Leonard's Depot and has returned to active service

GB Railfreight

92006

Completed it's exam/maintenance at Wembley TMD and has returned to service

Great Western Railway

769932

Having recently completed it's conversion from a Class 319 at Brush, Loughborough, this unit has transferred to Nemesis Rail at Burton on Trent for store pending testing

Network Rail

43013

This test train power car has completed it's heavy maintenance work at Neville Hill TMD and is back at Derby RTC in readiness to resume test train duties

Network Rail

43062

Has now transferred to Neville Hill TMD where it will undergo a period of heavy maintenance work

Network Rail

43290

This ex LNER & EMR HST power car has now commenced test train duties with Network Rail

Rail Operations Group

37608

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Derby RTC and has returned to service

Rail Operations Group

57305

Completed it's exam/maintenance work at Derby RTC and has returned to service