LMSR General Utility Vans


Two hundred and forty of these vans were built between 1933 and 1937 to Diagram D1870. Although a significant number survived into the 1970's the majority had been scrapped by then. Details are included of all two hundred and forty for completeness.

Built: 1933Lot number: 693Diagram: 1870Total: 50

NumberWithdrawnDisposal
37700xxxxxxxx
37701xxxxDespatched to A. King & Sons, Wymondham, Norfolk 15/7/67
377021966Disposed of at/from Old Oak Common p1/67
377031967Disposed of at/from Cricklewood p11/67
377041967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p2/67
37705xxxxxxxx
377061969Despatched from Wolverton Works to G. Cohen, Cransley, Kettering, Northamptonshire 10/12/69
37707xxxxDespatched to A. King & Sons, Wymondham, Norfolk 14/2/67
377081969Disposed of at/from Aberdeen p10/69
377091968Disposed of at/from Worcester Shrub Hill p7/68
377101967xxxx
377111967Disposed of at/from Kings Cross p9/67
377121968Disposed of at/from Carlisle Upperby p6/68
37713xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Newport 27/4/68
377141967Disposed of at/from Stonebridge Park Carriage Sidings p1/68
377151970Transferred to Departmental Stock as Stores Van DM396004 based at Perth Freight Depot, then to Internal User Stock as Stores Van 096011 at Perth Freight Depot. Broken up on site by J. MacWilliam, Glasgow 11/86
377161967Disposed of at/from Carnforth p10/67
377171965Despatched to Bird Group, Bynea, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire 1/6/66
377181968Despatched from Willesden to A. King & Sons, Wymondham, Norfolk 2/2/69
37719xxxxxxxx
377201967Disposed of at/from Southport p12/67
377211967Disposed of at/from Thornton Fields Carriage Sidings p9/67m
377221968Despatched from Red Bank Carriage Sidings, Manchester to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire 6/12/68
37723xxxxxxxx
377241967Disposed of at/from Worcester Shrub Hill p10/67
37725xxxxDespatched to A. King & Sons, Wymondham, Norfolk 5/5/67
37726xxxxxxxx
377271967Disposed of at/from Liverpool Downhill Carriage Sidings p12/67
37728xxxxxxxx
37729xxxxxxxx
37730xxxxxxxx
377311967Disposed of at/from Thornton Fields Carriage Sidings p9/67
377321968Disposed of at/from Blackpool North p5/68
377331966Disposed of at/from Rugby Carriage Sidings p2/67
37734xxxxxxxx
377351969Disposed of at/from Truro p11/70
377361967Disposed of at/from Wolverton Works p11/67
377371967xxxxDisposed of at/from Stockport p10/67
377381967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p1/68
377391971Disposed of at/from Edinburgh Craigentinny p3/71
377401968Despatched from Willesden to A. King & Sons, Wymondham, Norfolk 4/11/68
377411969Despatched from Nottingham to A. Loom, Spondon, Derby, Derbyshire 5/9/69
37742xxxxxxxx
377431967Disposed of at/from Holyhead p11/67
377441968Disposed of at/from Peterborough Yard p6/68
37745xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Bynea, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire 25/7/66
377461967Disposed of at/from Peterborough Yard p6/67
37747xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Bynea, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire 25/7/66
37748xxxxxxxx
37749xxxxxxxx

Built: 1934Lot number: 750Diagram: 1870Total: 25

NumberWithdrawnDisposal
37750xxxxxxxx
377511972Transferred to Departmental Stock as Pantograph Development Van ADB975221 based at Rugby. Berry, Leicester, Leicestershire, cut 4/77.
37752xxxxxxxx
37753xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Newport 27/4/68
377541968Transferred to Departmental Stock as Refuse Disposal Van TDM395999 at Camden Carriage Sidings, London. Gwent Demolition & Construction, Margam, cut 8/92.
37755xxxxxxxx
377561967Disposed of at/from Willesden p7/67
377571967Disposed of at/from York p5/68
377581968Disposed of at from Willesden p4/68
377591968Despatched to Central Wagon, Wigan p4/68
377601972Despatched from Wolverton Works to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire 19/12/72
37761xxxxxxxx
377621966Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p1/67
377631969Disposed of at/from Leeds p8/69
37764xxxxxxxx
377651967Disposed of at/from Thornton Fields Carriage Sidings p10/67
37766xxxxxxxx
37767xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire 7/10/68
37768xxxxxxxx
377691973Despatched to T. W. Ward, Inverkeithing, Fife p12/73
377701966Disposed of at/from Thornton Fields Carriage Sidings p1/67
377711967Disposed of at/from Peterborough Yard p5/67
377721966Disposed of at/from Willesden Carriage Sidings p1/67
377731968Disposed of at/from Willesden Carriage Sidings p8/68
377741967Disposed of at/from Leeds p4/68

Built: 1934Lot number: 751Diagram: 1870Total: 25

NumberWithdrawnDisposal
37775xxxxxxxx
377761969Despatched from Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 16/9/71, arrived 20/10/71. Bogies removed and grounded in scrap yard. Still present 10/76 but subsequently scrapped.
377771969Despatched from Derby to Steelbreaking & Dismantling, Tapton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 16/9/71
377781968Disposed of at/from Willesden Carriage Sidings p8/68
37779xxxxxxxx
37780xxxxxxxx
377811967Disposed of at/from Blackpool North p7/67
37782xxxxxxxx
377831972Despatched from Wolverton Works to H. Bridges, Wednesbury, West Midlands 16/9/72
377841967Disposed of at/from Carlisle Upperby p12/67
37785xxxxxxxx
377861968Despatched from Willesden to Bird Group, Risca, Caerphilly 29/10/68
377871971Disposed of at/from Worcester Shrub Hill p8/71
377881970Despatched to G. Cohen, Morriston, Swansea 12/12/70
377891967Disposed of at/from Duddesden Carriage Sidings p3/67
377901968Despatched to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire 3/12/68
377911971Transferred to Departmental Stock as Pantograph Development van RDB975222. Berry, Leicester, Leicestershire, cut 4/77.
377921967Disposed of at/from Edinburgh Craigentinny p12/67
377931967Disposed of at/from Rugby p13/67
37794xxxxDisposed of to Bird Group, Newport 27/4/68
377951968Disposed of at/from Colchester p8/68
377961966Disposed of at/from Cardiff Canton p1/67
37797xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Bynea, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire 7/8/66
377981967Disposed of at/from Thornton Fields Carriage Sidings
37799xxxxxxxx

Built: 1935Lot number: 848Diagram: 1870Total: 50

NumberWithdrawnDisposal
378001967Disposed of at/from Heatheryknowe p3/68
378011966Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p1/67
37802xxxxxxxx
378031967Disposed of at/from Southport p11/67
378041970Despatched from Chaddesden Yard, Derby to Slag Reduction Company, Ickles, Rotherham, South Yorkshire 18/8/70
378051967Disposed of at/from Kittybrewster p8/67
378061967Disposed of at/from Carlisle Upperby p12/67
37807xxxxxxxx
378081967xxxx
378091967Disposed of at/from Heaton p10/67
37810xxxxxxxx
378111967Disposed of at/from Willesden Carriage Sidings p11/67
37812xxxxDespatched to A. King & Sons, Wymondham, Norfolk 14/2/67
378131970Disposed of at/from Gloucester New Yard p10/70
378141967Disposed of at/from Leeds p11/67
378151967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p9/67
37816xxxxxxxx
378171972Transferred to Departmental Stock as Stores Van TDB975229 based at Fort William. Preserved by Scottish Railway Preservation Society at Falkirk Good Shed 5/85. Moved to Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway.
378181967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p8/67
378191967Disposed of at/from Red Bank Carriage Sidings, Manchester
378201967Despatched to A. Draper, Kingston upon Hull p3/68
378211969Despatched from Derby to Steelbreaking & Dismantling, Tapton, Chesterfield 16/9/71
37822xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Bynea, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire 7/8/66
378231967Disposed of at/from Carlisle Upperby p8/67
37824xxxxxxxx
37825xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Bynea, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire 18/6/66
378261967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p1/68
378271968Disposed of at/from Doncaster Works
378281971Despatched to G. Cohen, Cransley, Kettering, Northamptonshire p10/72
37829xxxxxxxx
37830xxxxTransferred to Departmental Stock as Parcels Storage Van DB975086 based on the Scottish Region. J. MacWiliam, Shettleston, Glasgow, cut 4/73.
378311968Disposed of at/from Duddesden Carriage Sidings p6/68
37832xxxxxxxx
378331971Despatched from Chaddesden Yard, Derby to Steelbreaking & Dismantling Company, Tapton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 8/2/72.
378341973Despatched from Wolverton Works to G. Cohen, Cransley, Kettering, Northamptonshire 2/11/73
37835xxxxxxxx
37836xxxxxxxx
378371966Disposed of at/from Doncaster Works p1/67
378381967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p9/67
37839xxxxxxxx
37840xxxxxxxx
378411967Disposed of at/from Wolverton Works p11/67
378421967Disposed of at/from Newton Abbot Yard p13/67
37843xxxxxxxx
378441967Disposed of at/from Willesden Carriage Sidings p10/67
378451968Despatched to A. King & Sons, Wymondham, Norfolk p13/68
378461971Despatched from Chaddeseden Yard, Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 21/2/72, arrived 14/3/72
378471971Despatched to J. MacWilliam, Shettleston, Glasgow p13/71
378481972Despatched to T. W. Ward, Inverkeithing, Fife p9/73
378491967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p1/68

Built: 1935Lot number: 863Diagram: 1870Total: 25

NumberWithdrawnDisposal
378501968Despatched to Central Wagon, Wigan p4/68
37851xxxxDespatched to Bird Group 1/3/67 Exact yard not known, can anyone help?
378521966Disposed of at/from Didcot p5/67
37853xxxxxxxx
37854xxxxxxxx
37855xxxxDisposed of at/from Kings Lynn p7/70
378561969Disposed of at/from Kings Cross p5/70
378571968Disposed of to A. King & Sons, Wymondham, Norfolk 4/4/67
37858xxxxxxxx
378591969Despatched from Derby to Steelbreaking & Dismantling, Tapton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 16/9/71
378601967Disposed of at/from Leeds p13/67
378611967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p5/67
37862xxxxxxxx
378631972Despatched to J. MacWilliam, Shettleston, Glasgow 2/2/73.
37864xxxxxxxx
378651967Disposed of at/from Bangor p1/68
37866xxxxxxxx
378671972Despatched from Chaddeseden Yard, Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 6/12/72, arrived 7/12/72
378681972/73Despatched from Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 12/2/74, arrived 18/2/74
378691967Disposed of at/from Rugby 1/68
378701972/73Despatched from Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 12/2/74, arrived 18/2/74
378711972Despatched to J. MacWilliam, Shettleston, Glasgow p10/72
37872xxxxxxxx
37873xxxxxxxx
378741972/73Despatched from Wolverton Works to T. W. Ward, Beighton, Sheffield, South Yorkshire 23/5/74

Built: 1935Lot number: 864Diagram: 1870Total: 25

NumberWithdrawnDisposal
378751967Disposed of at/from Duddesden Carriage Sidings p8/67
37876xxxxxxxx
37877xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire 26/1/68
378781972Despatched from Wolverton Works to H. Bridges, Wednesbury, West Midlands 27/11/72.
37879xxxxxxxx
378801970Disposed of at/from St. Rollox Works, Glasgow p11/70
378811972Despatched to J. MacWilliam, Shettleston, Glasgow p7/72
378821972Transferred to Departmental Stock as Breakdown Train Tool Van ADB975241 based at Ayr. Preserved by Ayrshire Railway Preservation Group, Dalmellington c12/90. Moved to Scottish Industrial Railway Centre, Waterside
378831967Disposed of at/from Inverurie Works p8/67
378841972Despatched from Chaddeseden Yard, Derby to Steelbreaking & Dismantling, Tapton, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 17/5/72
378851973Despatched from Chaddeseden, Derby to Marple & Gillott, Attercliffe, Sheffield, South Yorkshire 8/12/73
378861967Disposed of at/from Edinburgh Craigentinny
378871971Despatched from Chaddeseden Yard, Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 25/1/72, arrived 2/2/72
37888xxxxxxxx
378891966Disposed of at/from Willesden Carriage Sidings p1/67
378901967Disposed of at/from Peterborough Yard p10/68
378911972Despatched from Wolverton Works to H. Bridges, Wednesbury, West Midlands 27/11/72.
378921967Disposed of at/from York p12/67
378931972Disposed of to J. MacWilliam, Shettleston, Glasgow p5/72
37894xxxxxxxx
378951970Despatched from Derby to A. Loom, Spondon, Derby, Derbyshire 20/1/71
378961967Disposed of at/from Blackpool North
378971968Disposed of to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, bogies removed and body grounded in yard. Still present 24/2/77 but subsequently scrapped.
378981967Disposed of at/from Stonenridge Park p1/68
378991970Disposed of to Arnott Young, Dinsdale, Darlington, County Durham p4/73

Built: 1937Lot number: 1050Diagram: 1870Total: 40

NumberWithdrawnDisposal
379001967Disposed of at/from Wolverton Works p12/67
37901xxxxxxxx
37902xxxxxxxx
379031968Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p2/68
37904xxxxxxxx
379051972Despatched from Wolverton Works to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire 19/12/72
379061971Despatched from Wolverton Works to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire 11/10/71
379071967Disposed of at/from York p5/68
379081976/77Preserved at Nene Valley Railway 3/78, body broken up (possibly at Resco, Woolwich?), chassis used for LNWR 159.
379091976/77Transferred to Departmental Stock as ENPARTS Van ADB975560 for use between Crewe Works and Glasgow Salkeld Street Parcels Depot. Later used as Stores Van at Aberdeen depot. Preserved at Caledonian Railway, Brechin 7/92.
379101972Despatched to J. MacWilliam, Shettleston, Glasgow p11/72
379111978/79Despatched to A. King & Sons, Snailwell, Cambridgeshire c6/78.
37912xxxxxxxx
379131967Disposed of at/from Derby Etches Park p1/68
379141973Despatched from Chaddesden Yard to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire arrived 5/3/73
379151976/77Despatched to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire c11/76.
37916xxxxxxxx
379171973Despatched from Chaddeseden Yard, Derby to T. W. Ward, Beighton, Sheffield, South Yorkshire 23/11/73
379181976/77Sold to John Lawrie, Evanton, nr Alness, Highland c7/76. In the early 1980s the body of this was reported as visible from trains at Westford, Alness. Presumably this was actually the premises of John Lawrie. Does anyone have any further details?
37919xxxxxxxx
379201967Disposed of at/from Blackpool North 2/68
37921xxxxxxxx
379221970Disposed of at/from St. Rollox Works, Glasgow p6/71
379231973Located at W. H. Davis, Langwith Junction, Derbyshire c6/73 - c11/76. Despatched to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, arrived 11/11/76.
379241967Disposed of at/from Wolverton Works p12/67
379251972Despatched from Chaddeseden Yard, Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 6/12/72, arrived 7/12/72
379261972/73Despatched from Wolverton Works to T. W. Ward, Beighton, Sheffield, South Yorkshire 23/5/74
37927xxxxxxxx
379281976/77Transferred to Departmental Stock as ENPARTS Van ADB975561 for use between Crewe Works and Glasgow Salkeld Street Pacels Depot. T. W. Ward, Wishaw, Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, cut 8/82.
379291978Despatched to A. King & Sons, Snailwell, Cambridgeshire 29/6/79
379301969Disposed of at/from Derby Litchurch Lane Works p5/69
379311976/77Despatched from Etches Park, Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 27/477, arrived 16/5/77.
379321976/77Despatched to T. W. Ward, Beighton, Sheffield, South Yorkshire c11/77.
379331976/77Despatched from Derby to Berry, Leicester, Leicestershire 14/7/77.
379341972Despatched to Bird Group, Long Marston, Worcestershire p1/73
37935xxxxDespatched to Bird Group, Bynea, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire 8/7/66
37936xxxxxxxx
379371972Despatched from Chaddeseden Yard, Derby to Armytage & Sons, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 6/12/72, arrived 9/12/72
37938xxxxxxxx
379391971Despatched to G. Cohen, Cransley, Kettering, Northamptonshire 1/11/71

Last updated: 27th January 2019