Locomotive names of the United Kingdom beginning with D

Steam locomotives operated in the United Kingdom with names beginning with D.

Name Railroad, # Builder, s/n Build date Whyte type Notes
Dachshund LNWR 956   4/1911 4-4-0 Rn Bulldog in 12/1915; became LMS 5340; wd 11/1935.
Dagmar LNWR 1668 Crewe 5/1891 2-4-0 Became LMS 5023; wd 2/1932.
Dalcross Castle LMS 14690     4-6-0  
Dallington LBSCR 347   4/1882 2-2-2 6/1908.
Dalton LNWR 1486 Crewe 3/1890 2-4-0 Wd 4/1914.
Dalton LNWR 2516 Crewe   4-6-0 Became LMS 5754; wd 5/1935.
Dalton Hall GWR 4993     4-6-0  
Damon GWR NG&Co 1842 2-2-2 Wd 1870.
Damon SDR Haigh 1852 4-4-0ST Became GWR 2101 in 1876.
Dandie Dinmont NBR 896 NBL 18857 7/1909 4-4-0 Became LNER 9896 in 1921; involved in an accident at Castlecary in 12/1937; rn 2401 in 1946; became BR 62401; wd 11/1949; scr 12/1949 at Cowlairs.
Dante NER 513 Doncaster 2004 8/1946 4-6-2 Became LNER 513; became BR 60513; wd 4/1963; scr 5/1963.
Daphne LNWR 218 Crewe 4661 6/1907 4-4-0 Became LMS 5254; wd 8/1933.
Darlington LNER 2852 Darlington 4/1936 4-6-0 Rn 1652 in 1946; became BR 61652; wd 9/1959; scr 9/1959 at Doncaster.
Darnaway Castle LMS 14692   1917 4-6-0  
Darlington LNER 2852     4-6-0  
Dart (1st)
GWR St&Sl 1841 2-2-2 Wd 1870.
Dart (2nd) GWR 70 Swindon 1895 or 96 2-4-0 Rebuilt from the former GWR #70, a 2-2-2.
Dart (1st) NDR     2-2-2  
Dart (2nd) NDR     2-2-2  
Dart SDR SSG 1863 4-4-0ST Pulled the first train for L&SD in a double-header with Giraffe on June 1, 1865; became GWR 2119 in 1876.
Dartington Hall GWR 4918     4-6-0  
Dartmouth Castle GWR 4088     4-6-0  
Dauntless LMS 5717     4-6-0  
Davenham Hall GWR 6907     4-6-0  
De Robeck LMS 5678     4-6-0  
Dee GWR 71 Swindon 1895 or 96 2-4-0 Rebuilt from the former GWR #71, a 2-2-2.
Deerhound LNWR 1662   5/1911 4-4-0 Became LMS 5346; wd 2/1936.
Defence LMS 5722     4-6-0  
Defiance B&GR     0-6-0  
Defiance LMS 5728     4-6-0  
Defiance LNWR 1721 Crewe   4-6-0 Became LMS 5607; wd 12/1934.
Defiant GWR 5080 GWR Swindon 5/1939 4-6-0 Ex-Ogmore Castle, January 1941; withdrawn April 1963, sent to Woodham Brothers scrapyard in October 1963; sold to Tyseley, moved there in August 1974; restored June 1988; preserved on static display at Buckinghamshire Railway Centre.
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Delamere LNWR 2051 Crewe 4679 8/1907 4-4-0 Became LMS 5315; wd 9/1936.
Delhi LNWR 1674 Crewe 11/1890 2-4-0 Became LMS 5020; wd 11/1930.
Derby County LNER 2851 Darlington 3/1936 4-6-0 Rn Sunderland in 1937; rn back to Derby County; rn 1651 in 1946; became BR 61651; wd 8/1959; scr 8/1959 at Doncaster.
Derbyshire LNER 251 Darlington 11/1928 4-4-0 Rn 2701 in 1946; became BR 62701; wd 9/1959; scr 10/1959 at Darlington.
Derwent Grange GWR 6862     4-6-0  
Devon R&ER Manning Wardle   0-6-0T 3' gauge
Devonia GWR 3038 GWR 9/1894 4-2-2 Wd 10/1908.
Dewrance GWR SG&Co 1865 2-4-0 Wd 1892.
Diadem LNWR 1946   6/1901 4-4-0 Rb 10/1914; became LMS 5138.
Diamond Jubilee LNER 2545 Doncaster 1601 8/1924 4-6-2 Rn 46 in 1946; rb from A1 class to A3 class in 1/1948; became BR 60046; wd 6/1963; scr 8/1963 at Doncaster.
Diana GWR Gooch 1853 0-6-0 Wd 1877.
Dibatag LNER 1033 Darlington 2013 8/1947 4-6-0 Became BR 61033; wd 3/1963; scr 3/1963 at Doncaster.
Dick Turpin LNER 2579 NBL 23117 11/1924 4-6-2 Rb from A1 class to A3 class in 11/1942; rn 80 in 1946; became BR 60080; wd 10/1964; scr 12/1964.
Dido CR SSG 1860 0-6-0ST Transferred to SDR in 1866; became GWR 213 in 1876.
Dido GWR GWR 1851 0-6-0ST Wd 1872.
Dinan SR 101     4-4-0  
Dinard SR 147     4-4-0  
Dingley Hall GWR 5980     4-6-0  
Dinton Hall GWR 5924     4-6-0  
Director LNWR 696 Crewe 11/1888 2-4-0 Became LMS 5011; wd 12/1932.
Dirk Hatteraick NBR 359 Cowlairs 12/1911 4-4-0 Became LNER 9359 in 1921; rn 2412 in 1946; became BR 62412; wd 9/1950; scr 9/1950 at Cowlairs.
Disraeli LNWR 867 Crewe 7/1894 2-4-0 Wd 8/1915.
Disraeli LNWR 1325 Crewe   4-6-0 Became LMS 5736; wd 6/1935.
Djerid GWR St&Sl 1841 2-2-2 Wd 1870.
Doctor Syn (1st) RH&DR 9 Yorkshire 1931 4-6-2 Rn Winston Churchill in 1948 for a tour of Canada; out of service awaiting overhaul as of 2009.
Doctor Syn (2nd) RH&DR 10 Yorkshire 1931 4-6-2 Ex-Black Prince in 1949; out of service for overhaul as of 2009
Dog Star GWR R Stephenson 1839 2-2-2 Wd 1869; used as a stationary boiler at Paddington.
Doldowlod Hall GWR 5942     4-6-0  
Dolgoch TR 2 Fletcher 1866 0-4-0WT  
Dolhywel Grange GWR 6863     4-6-0  
Dominie Sampson NBR 411 Cowlairs 4/1914 4-4-0 Became LNER 9411 in 1921; rn 2420 in 1946; became BR 62420; wd 6/1957; scr 1957 at Kilmarnock.
Dominion LNWR 1969   3/1903 4-4-0 Became LMS 5126; rb 4/1924.
Dominion of Canada GWR 3391     4-4-0  
Dominion of Canada LNER 4489     4-6-2  
Dominion of New Zealand LNER 4492 Doncaster 1857 6/1937 4-6-2 Rn 13 in 1946; became BR 60013; wd 4/1963; scr 4/1963 at Doncaster.
Doncaster LNER 2547 Doncaster 1603 8/1924 4-6-2 Rb from A1 to A3 class in 5/1946; rn 48 in 1946; became BR 60048; wd 9/1963; scr 9/1963 at Doncaster.
Doncaster Rovers LNER 2857 Darlington 5/1936 4-6-0 Rn 1657 in 1946; became BR 61657; wd 6/1960; scr 6/1960 at Stratford.
Donnington Castle GWR 4089     4-6-0  
Donnington Hall GWR 4919     4-6-0  
Donovan LNER 2546 Doncaster 1602 8/1924 4-6-2 Rn 47 in 1946; rb from A1 class to A3 class in 12/1947; became BR 60047; wd 4/1963; scr 6/1963.
Dorchester Castle GWR 4090     4-6-0  
Dorford Hall GWR 5990     4-6-0  
Doric LNWR 276 Crewe 4670 7/1907 4-4-0 Became LMS 5261; wd 11/1927.
Dorney Court GWR 2940     4-6-0  
Dornoch Firth BR 70054 Crewe 9/1954 4-6-2 Wd 11/1966; scr 6/1967.
Dovedale LNWR 2370   7/1915 4-4-0 Became LMS 5409; rn 25409; wd 6/1939.
Dover SR 911     4-4-0  
Downham Hall GWR 6908     4-6-0  
Downside SR 912     4-4-0  
Downton Hall GWR 4994     4-6-0  
Dragon (1st) GWR GWR 1848 4-2-2 Wd 1872.
Dragon (2nd) GWR GWR 1880 4-2-2 Wd 1892.
Dragon (3rd) GWR 3007 GWR 3/1892 2-2-2 Rb 8/1894 as 4-2-2; wd 3/1912.
Dragon LNWR 60 Crewe 4448 10/1904 4-4-0 Became LMS 5298; rn 25298; wd 10/1938.
Dragon SDR Avonside 1873 0-6-0ST Became GWR 2164 in 1876; standard gauged and rn 1323.
Drake LMS 5659     4-6-0  
Drake LNWR 1559   10/1910 4-4-0 Became LMS 5333; wd 3/1936.
Draycott Manor GWR 7810     4-6-0  
Dreadnought B&GR     0-6-0  
Dreadnought B&LR Clarence 1830 0-6-0 Was used for some ballasting work on Liverpool & Manchester Railway but was objected to for regular service because it was a six-wheeled locomotive; s to Bolton & Leigh Ra
Dreadnought (1st)
GWR Swindon 1846 0-6-0 Wd 1871.
Dreadnought (2nd) GWR 3039 GWR 9/1894 4-2-2 Wd 7/1915.
Dreadnought LMS 5718     4-6-0  
Dreadnought LNWR 659 Crewe 4444 6/1904 4-4-0 Became LMS 5296; wd 5/1936.
Dromedary GWR Hawthorn 321 3/1841 2-4-0 Wd 12/1866.
Dromedary SDR Avonside 1873 0-6-0ST Became GWR 2166 in 1876; standard gauged and rn 1325.
Druid GWR GWR 1851 or 52 0-6-0ST Probably wd in the 1870s.
Druid LNWR 106 Crewe 4449 10/1904 4-4-0 Became LMS 5294; rn 25294; wd 5/1937.
Drysllwyn Castle GWR 5051 GWR Swindon 5/1936 4-6-0 Renamed Earl Bathurst in 1937.
Duchess LNWR 1519 Crewe 6/1891 2-4-0 Became LMS 5026; wd 10/1928.
Duchess of Abercorn LMS 6234     4-6-2  
Duchess of Albany GWR 3066 GWR 12/1897 4-2-2 Wd 10/1913.
Duchess of Atholl LMS 6231     4-6-2  
Duchess of Buccleuch LMS 6230     4-6-2  
Duchess of Devonshire LMS 6227     4-6-2  
Duchess of Gloucester LMS 6225     4-6-2  
Duchess of Hamilton LMS 6229     4-6-2  
Duchess of Kent LMS 6212   1935 4-6-2  
Duchess of Lancaster LNWR 480 Crewe 2/1897 2-4-0 Became LMS 5071; wd 9/1927.
Duchess of Montrose LMS 6232     4-6-2  
Duchess of Norfolk LMS 6226     4-6-2  
Duchess of Rutland LMS 6228     4-6-2  
Duchess of Sutherland LMS 6233     4-6-2  
Duchess of Teck GWR 3067 GWR 12/1897 4-2-2 Wd 12/1914.
Dudley Castle GWR 4091     4-6-0  
Dugald Dalgetty NBR 414 Cowlairs 6/1914 4-4-0 Became LNER 9414 in 1921; rn 2423 in 1946; became BR 62423; wd 12/1957; scr 1/1958 at Inverurie.
Duiker LNER 1015 Darlington 1995 1/1947 4-6-0 Became BR 61015; wd 6/1962; scr 12/1962 at Darlington.
Duke of Albany LNWR 256   1/1882 2-4-0 Wd 4/1915.
Duke of Cambridge GWR 3068 GWR 1/1898 4-2-2 Wd 11/1912.
Duke of Connaught GWR 3065 GWR 7/1897 4-2-2 Wd 10/1914.
Duke of Connaught LNWR 260 Crewe 2/1896 2-4-0 Wd 8/1914.
Duke of Connaught LNWR 2427 Crewe 6/1917 4-6-0 Named 1/1922; became LMS 5946; rb 1928; wd 2/1941.
Duke of Edinburgh GWR 3064 GWR 6/1897 4-2-2 Wd 9/1911.
Duke of Gloucester BR 71000 Crewe E486 5/1954 4-6-2 Wd 11/1962; stored at Crewe until 8/1967; preserved.
Duke of Rothesay NBR 509 NBL 22689 6/1921 4-4-2 Became LNER 9509; wd 2/1937; converted to a stationary boiler used at Cowlairs until 1945; scr.
Duke of Rothesay NER 9693 Darlington 1933 6/1944 4-6-2 Became LNER 3697; rn 508 in 1946; involved in an accident at New Southgate in 7/1948; became BR 60508; wd 2/1961; scr 2/1961 at Doncaster.
Duke of Sutherland LMS 5541     4-6-0  
Duke of Sutherland LNWR 21 Crewe 6/1913 4-6-0 Became LMS 5903; wd 4/1933.
Duke of York (1st)
GWR 1128 Swindon   2-2-2  
Duke of York (2nd) GWR 3063 GWR 6/1897 4-2-2 Wd 1/1912.
Dulwich SR 907     4-4-0  
Dumbartonshire LNER 281 Darlington 2/1928 4-4-0 Rn 2711 in 1946; became BR 62711; wd 5/1961; scr 6/1961 at Darlington.
Dumbiedykes NBR 418 Cowlairs 7/1914 4-4-0 Became LNER 9418 in 1921; rn 2427 in 1946; became BR 62427; wd 4/1959; scr 9/1959 at Inverurie.
Dumbleton Hall GWR 4920     4-6-0  
Dumfries-shire LNER 2757 Darlington 3/1929 4-4-0 Rn 2732 in 1946; became BR 62732; wd 11/1958; scr 11/1958 at Darlington.
Dummer Grange GWR 6834     4-6-0  
Duncan LMS 5674     4-6-0  
Dunedin NBR 874 NBL 17375 8/1906 4-4-2 Became LNER 9874 in 1921; wd 5/1933; scr 1933.
Dunley Hall GWR 5953     4-6-0  
Dunley Manor GWR 7811     4-6-0  
Dunraven Castle GWR 4092     4-6-0  
Dunrobin LNWR 1573 Crewe 4478 4/1905 4-4-0 Became LMS 5286; rn 25286; wd 4/1936.
Dunster Castle GWR 4093     4-6-0  
Dunvegan Castle LMS 14685     4-6-0  
Durham School LNER 4831 Darlington 6/1939 2-6-2 Named 6/1939 at Durham; rn 860 in 1946; became BR 60860; wd 10/1962; scr 2/1963 at Darlington.
Dymock Grange GWR 6864     4-6-0  
Dynevor Castle GWR 4094     4-6-0