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TypeNumberDisposal
RSO1003Transferred to Departmental stock as DB975000. Preserved at Nottingham Heritage Centre, Ruddington, Nottinghamshire, broken up 11/13.
RUKB1654Preserved at Scottish Industrial Railway Centre, Dunaskin Shed, Waterside, Ayrshire. Moved to Nottingham Heritage Centre, Ruddington 01/11, then to Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway 2013. Broken up on site at Bo’ness by David Morton (Larbert), Falkirk in 8/16.
RUKB1673Preserved by Central Railways, stored at MoD Kineton. Disposed of to Easco(Sheffield), Immingham Railfreight Terminal arriving 27/5/02, cut 9/02.
RUKB1678Preserved at Severn Valley Railway, arrived 5/96, broken up c11/07
RUKB1693Preserved at Nene Valley Railway 1997, used for filming an episode of London’s Burning. Moved to Nottingham Heritage Centre, Ruddington 1999, then to East Somerset Railway, then to Rye Farm, Wishaw, Sutton Coldfield where broken up 6/05.
RUKB1694Preserved at Paignton & Dartmouth Railway. Disposed of to C. F. Booth, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, then to Easco(Sheffield), Immingham Railfreight Terminal arriving 28/5/04, cut 11/04.
RUKB1703Preserved at East Lancashire Railway. Disposed of to C. F. Booth, Rotherham, cut 4/05.
RSMB1806Preserved at Mid Hants Railway, broken up c2001
RSMB1867Transferred to Departmental stock as DB977725. Disposed of from Bristol East Yard for preservation. Initially stored at J. K. Badman Transport, Whitehouse Lane, Bedminster, Bristol, then to Green Brooks Commercials, Clutton, Somerset, then to Churnet Valley Railway. Disposed of to Sandbach Car and Commercial Dismantlers, cut 3/13.
RUK1902Removed from bogies at Rawtenstall Coal Yard c6/79? Body to Bleakholt Animal Sanctuary, Bury Old Road, Edenfield, Ramsbottom, Lancashire were broken up c1991, (not present 23/5/92).
RUK1908Preserved at Swanage Railway. Disposed of to Easco (Sheffield), Immingham Railfreight Terminal arriving 18/12/03, cut 2/04.
RUK1926Preserved at Steamtown Railway Centre, Carnforth, Lancashire where removed from bogies. Passed with the site to West Coast Railway Company. Broken up on site 5/11.
RUK1946Preserved at Gloucestershire-Warwickshire Railway, moved to Churnet Valley Railway were broken up 7/12 by Philpott Demolition & Recycling, Long Stratton, Norfolk.
RUK1981Preserved at Peak Rail, Darley Dale 4/93, then to Battlefield Railway 22/3/94, then to Great Central Railway c1999/2000, then returned to mainline used by FM Rail 2001. Severely damaged by fire at Old Oak Common depot, London on 5th September 2004, moved to Marshalls Transport, Pershore Airfield. Throckmorton, Worcestershire. Disposed of to C. F. Booth, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, cut 8/07.
RUK1989Transferred to Departmental stock as DB977193. Preserved at Battlefield Railway, moved to Barrow Hill Roundhouse. Disposed of to EMR, Kingsbury, Warwickshire, cut 4/09.
SLF2013Renumbered 2908. Preserved at Steamtown Railway Centre, Carnforth, Lancashire, then to Southall Depot, London. Disposed of to Sandbach Commercial Dismantlers, cut 2/12.
SLSTP2521Preserved at Keighley & Worth Valley Railway 1983. Disposed of to MC Metal Processing, Glasgow, arrived 7/10/93, cut c12/95.
SLSTP2536Preserved at Weshpool & Llanfair Railway, then to Teifi Valley Railway, then reported to have moved to a site at Waungilwen, Carmarthenshire were broken up 2/09. Precise details of the location at Waungilwen have never been established.
SLSTP2538Used by Fulmar Services, Invergordon for temporary accommodation (with BG 81131). Preserved at Caledonian Railway, Brechin. Disposed of to MC Metal Processing, Glasgow, arrived 17/8/93, cut 8/93.
SLSTP2564Preserved at Swanage Railway. Disposed of to MC Metal Processing, Glasgow, cut 10/95.
SLSTP2573Preserved at Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway. Disposed of to Easco (Sheffield), Immingham Railfreight Terminal arriving 12/3/03, cut 3/07.
SLSTP2574Preserved at Dart Valley Railway, (Buckfastleigh?) 1983. Moved to Llangollen Railway 1986. Disposed of to J. T. Lanscapes, Caerwent, arrived 23/11/04, cut 8/08.
SLSTP2583Preserved at Keighley & Worth Valley Railway 1983. Disposed of to MC Metal Processing, Glasgow, arrived 12/10/93, cut 10/93.
SLSTP2586Preserved at East Lancashire Railway. Disposed of to Easco (Sheffield), Immingham Freight Terminal arriving 17/11/05, cut 3/07.
SLSTP2588Renumbered 2801. Preserved at Dart Valley Railway, arrived 14/12/83, then to Peak Railway, Buxton 21/3/86. Disposed of to Mayer Parry, Snailwell, Cambridgeshire, arrived 4/7/91, cut 9/91.
SLSTP2592Sold to Lloyds Bank Rifle Club, National Rifle Association, Bisley Camp, Brookwood, Surrey where used as members accommodation at the the former station. Disposed of to C. F. Booth, Rotherham, South Yorkshire for scrap 2018.
SLSTP2599Preserved at Avon Valley Railway, then to Midsomer Norton Station. Disposed of to C. F. Booth, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, arrived 12/11/11, cut 9/12.
SLSTP2612Renumbered 2821. Preserved at Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway. Broken up on site by David Morton (Larbert), Falkirk 2005.
SLSTP2613Renumbered 2822. Preserved at Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway. Broken up on site by David Morton (Larbert), Falkirk 2005.

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