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Class 05s D2585 and D2577 at Thornton Depot in c 1959. RCTS Archive.

Class 05 D2585 minus rods at Dundee Depot on 29th March 1967. Adrian Booth

Class 05 D2585 heads a line of class mates at Thornton Depot on 16th July 1968. The others in the row in order are D2581, D2580, D2582, D2595. Graham Ledger

First allocated to Thornton in April 1959, transferred to Dundee in May 1965, transferred to Thornton in August 1967 from where it was withdrawn in June 1968.

Sightings for D2585

Loco Location Date Seen by
D2585 Thornton Depot 16/07/1960 Andrew Lait
D2585 Thornton Junction sidings 07/04/1961 Ian Derrick
D2585 Sinclairtown, Kirkcaldy 05/06/1961 Roger Smith
D2585 Thornton Depot 20/04/1962 Ian Derrick
D2585 Thornton Depot 22/04/1962 Robin Lush
D2585 Cowlairs Erecting Shop 10/06/1962 BLS Aug 1962 Page 124
D2585 Eastfield Depot 15/06/1962 Frank Hornby
D2585 Thornton Junction sidings 28/04/1963 Ian Derrick
D2585 Thornton Depot 02/06/1963 Jim Dempsey
D2585 Thornton Junction sidings 31/03/1964 Ian Derrick
D2585 Thornton Junction sidings 03/04/1964 Ian Derrick
D2585 St. Rollox Works, Glasgow 06/10/1964 David Hunt
D2585 Thornton Depot 20/03/1965 Trevor Davis
D2585 Thornton Depot 16/04/1965 A Ledwick
D2585 Thornton Depot 20/04/1965 Roy Hennefer
D2585 Dundee 01/06/1965 Jim Dempsey
D2585 Dundee West Depot 23/06/1965 Bob Stone
D2585 Dundee West Depot 31/07/1965 Bob Stone
D2585 Dundee 03/08/1965 Bob Wallen
D2585 Dundee Depot 08/08/1965 Roy Hennefer
D2585 Dundee Depot 09/04/1966 A Ledwick
D2585 Arbroath Station 11/04/1966 Roy Hennefer
D2585 Dundee West Depot 15/07/1966 Ian Lander
D2585 Dundee 28/08/1966 Robert Warburton
D2585 Dundee Depot 28/08/1966 Peter Martin
D2585 Thornton Sidings 05/11/1966 Ian Lander
D2585 Dundee Depot 07/01/1967 Philip Cartwright
D2585 Dundee Depot 29/03/1967 Adrian Booth
D2585 Dundee Depot 28/05/1967 Roy Hennefer
D2585 Thornton Depot 05/08/1967 Steve Kinsey
D2585 Thornton Depot 06/08/1967 Steve Kinsey
D2585 Dunfermline Depot 10/09/1967 Roy Dean
D2585 Thornton Depot 16/07/1968 Graham Ledger
D2585 Thornton Depot 20/07/1968 Mike Rhodes
D2585 Thornton Depot 27/07/1968 Peter Martin
D2585 Thornton Depot 29/08/1968 Robert Warburton
D2585 Thornton Depot 12/09/1968 RO 1968 page 403
D2585 Thornton Depot 11/01/1969 Philip Cartwright


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