Menu

Quick Search

Enter locomotive number in the box below and press 'Go'!

Content is coming here as you probably can see. Content is coming here as you probably can see.


?

Counter

Ad Visitor Statistics
» 19 Online
» 589 Today
» 1004 Yesterday
» 6194 Week
» 17741 Month
» 417423 Year
» 494010 Total
Record: 1668 (12/02/2017)
(Free MySQL Counter)

Advertising



In Touch

Bookmark and Share

Follow BRDatabase on Twitter
prev prev
Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 4003   02/1907

Names Carried
Date From Name
02/1907 LODE STAR

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Churchward
Class Star
Company History GWR
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
Order Number 168
Works Number 2231
To Service During 02/1907
Withdrawal During 07/1951 off Landore (87E)
Scrapping Locomotive Works (Swindon)
Service Life 44 yrs, 4 mths , 30 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
   Withdrawn m/e 07/1951

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN   m/e 31/07/1951

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
05/1911 Superheated boiler fitted
03/1949 'Elbow' pattern outside steam pipes fitted


Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1907 To Service To service as GWR Number 4003, name: LODE STAR
Built at Swindon Works, Works Number 2231
   
05/1911 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
03/1949 Modification Modification: 'Elbow' pattern outside steam pipes fitted    
07/1951 Withdrawn Condemned as 4003 from Landore (87E)    
12/11/1961 Sightings Swindon Works visit: Around the Works - "A" shop. SLS 1/1962 Link
04/03/1962 Sightings Swindon Works visit.: Around the works. - "A" shop.   Link

prev prev