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British Railways Class 01 Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 Diesel Shunter

Class 01

Introduced in January 1956, this fleet of 5 shunters were a short wheelbase design constructed for use in areas with a restricted clearance or loading gauge. There were 2 locos numbered D2856, the latter one bring transferred from departmental stock in July 1967 (where it had Deptmental No. 81) and renumbered, when the original D2856 was withdrawn in May 1966 (the first of the class to be withdrawn).

The last members 01001 (11504 and 01002 lasted on the Holyhead Breakwater System, until withdrawn in September 1979 and March 1981 repectively. Two locos, D2953 and (the original) D2956, numbered 11506, are preserved.

BUILT: 1956-58 by Andrew Barclay.

ENGINE: Gardner 6L3 153hp

NUMBER SERIES: 01001-01002.

PREVIOUS NUMBERS: D2953-D2956 & D2956 (81).

TRANSMISSION: .

MAX SPEED: 14 mph.

TRACTIVE EFFORT: 12,750lb

WEIGHT: 25 tons.

WHEEL ARRANGEMENT: 0-4-0.

QTY BUILT : 5

FLEET STRENGTH: Nil - (All withdrawn - 2 preserved)

Current Allocation Details

Class Total: 35

Number

Class

Depot

Livery

Pool

01508

01/5

ZG

GB

MBDL

01511

01/5

GN

MX

MBDL

01512

01/5

BC

MX

MBDL

01513

01/5

BC

MX

MBDL

01515

01/5

GN

MX

MBDL

01520

01/5

BC

MX

MBDL

01521

01/5

BC

MX

MBDL

01522

01/5

MW

MX

MBDL

01523

01/5

AJ

MX

MBDL

01524

01/5

LU

MX

MBDL

01525

01/5

SN

MX

MBDL

01527

01/5

MW

MX

MBDL

01528

01/5

MX

MBDL

01530

01/5

LN

MX

MBDL

01541

01/5

MW

MX

MBDL

01542

01/5

AJ

MX

MBDL

01545

01/5

LN

MX

MBDL

01547

01/5

KT

MX

MBDL

01548

01/5

LU

MX

MBDL

01549

01/5

MW

MX

MBDL

01550

01/5

BC

MX

MBDL

01551

01/5

AK

MBDL

01552

01/5

BH

HNRL

01555

01/5

HQ

MBDL

01562

01/5

PR

MBDL

01564

01/5

BH

BK

HNRL

01565

01/5

HQ

01567

01/5

HQ

MBDL

01568

01/5

HQ

MBDL

01569

01/5

HQ

MBDL

01570

01/5

BH

MBDL

01571

01/5

PR

MBDL

01572

01/5

HQ

MBDL

01573

01/5

PR

MBDL

01585

01/5

WL

BP

MBDL


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