Some wit has chalked 'Super D' on the loco and tender! It is probably at a joint shed such as Chester or Shrewsbury. Estimated date.
I have set out a few details of these interesting engines under sister engine 3023 , but this member of the "R.O.D. " class was one of the last three to remain in service , being withdrawn from Carmarthen ( 87G ) in October , 1985 in company with sister engines 3015 and 3041 .
First and foremost freight engines they were very rare visitors to the far West , spending their years in service primarily in Wales and the Midlands