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Cl 06 No. D2427 at Greenock shed 3/9/60  

First allocated to Motherwell in December 1959. Transferred to Greenock (Ladyburn) in March 1960. It is then recorded as having been transferred to Polmadie in February 1968. Observations received taken along with other information suggest though that it was actually transferred to Hamilton in cJune 1966 and onto Polmadie in February 1968. The RO records that by September 1967 (p.377 11/67) Greenock (Ladyburn) had been replaced by Gourock as a stabling point and the shed was now a heap of rubble! The only sightings of this locomotive between June 1966 and February 1968 are at Hamilton which does suggest that was were it was allocated. Transferred to Eastfield in April 1968 from where it was withdrawn in September 1969.

Sightings for D2427

Loco Location Date Seen by
D2427 Cowlairs Works, Glasgow 08/12/1959 RO 1960 page 24
D2427 Greenock 00/06/1960 Colour-Rail archive
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 03/09/1960 RCTS Photo Archive CH00679
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 22/04/1962 Roy Hennefer
D2427 Greenock Ladyburn shed 23/04/1962 Robin Lush
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 12/07/1962 Roger Smith
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 28/10/1962 Dave Hird
D2427 Cowlairs Works, Glasgow 18/04/1963 Ian Ward
D2427 Greenock Shunting 04/06/1963 Bob Stone
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 05/07/1963 Andrew Lait
D2427 Polmadie Depot 18/05/1964 Roy Hennefer
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 28/07/1964 Ian Lander
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 02/08/1964 Roy Hennefer
D2427 Greenock Ladyburn) Depot 09/08/1964 Charles Taylor
D2427 Polmadie Depot 22/11/1964 Roy Hennefer
D2427 Polmadie Depot 18/04/1965 Alan Ledwick
D2427 Polmadie Depot 18/04/1965 Roy Hennefer
D2427 St Rollox Works, Glasgow 01/08/1965 Bob Wallen
D2427 St Rollox Works Glasgow 01/08/1965 Bob Stone
D2427 St Rollox Works, Glasgow 07/08/1965 Roy Hennefer
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 09/04/1966 Roy Hennefer
D2427 Greenock (Ladyburn) Depot 27/08/1966 Peter Martin
D2427 Polmadie Depot 02/04/1967 Adrian Booth
D2427 Hamilton Depot 27/05/1967 Roy Hennefer
D2427 St Rolox Works, Glasgow 00/06/1967 Colour-Rail archive
D2427 Hamilton Depot 09/08/1967 Steve Kinsey
D2427 Hamilton Depot 20/08/1967 Rob Pritchard, Philip Cartwright
D2427 Hamilton Depot 09/09/1967 roy dean
D2427 Eastfield Depot 10/03/1968 Peter Martin
D2427 Eastfield Depot 25/05/1968 Alan Turton
D2427 Eastfield Depot 28/07/1968 Peter Martin
D2427 Eastfield Depot 25/08/1968 David Compton / Robert Pritchard, Worcester Locomotive Society
D2427 Whifflet Junction 12/01/1969 Philip Cartwright
D2427 Eastfield Depot 02/10/1969 Andrew Dodgson
D2427 Eastfield Depot 04/10/1969 Alan Turton
D2427 Eastfield Depot 11/01/1970 Philip Cartwright
D2427 Eastfield Depot 04/07/1970 Mike Martin
D2427 Eastfield Depot 11/07/1970 Carey Vessey
D2427 Eastfield Depot 16/08/1970 Adrian Booth
D2427 Eastfield Depot 10/01/1971 Philip Cartwright
D2427 Eastfield Depot 11/04/1971 Alan Turton
D2427 Eastfield Depot 10/06/1971 Keith Gunner
D2427 Eastfield Depot 11/07/1971 Charles Taylor
D2427 Eastfield Depot 26/07/1971 Robert Warburton
D2427 Eastfield Depot 16/08/1971 Worcester Locomotive Society
D2427 Eastfield Depot 19/08/1971 Rob Aston
D2427 Eastfield Depot 05/09/1971 Bob Stone