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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) E6004 06/07/1962
TOPS (Tops) 73004 01/01/1973

Names Carried
Date From Name
19/09/1987 The Bluebell Railway

Locomotive Specifics
Class 73
Wheels Bo-Bo
Builder Eastleigh Works
To Service 06/07/1962
Cut Up 02/2004
Cut At Harry Needle Railroad Company at Kingsbury
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From

Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1962 To Service To service as E6004
Built at Eastleigh Works
27/10/1968 Sightings Hither Green depot: On shed RO 12/1968 Link
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 73004    
19/09/1987 Naming Named 'The Bluebell Railway' by Johnny Morris, vice president of the Bluebell Railway Preservatiion Society at East Grinstead station    
02/2004 Scrapped Broken up by Harry Needle Railroad Company: at Kingsbury    

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