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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LMS 5231 m/e 08/1936
BR 45231 w/e 05/06/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer W. Stanier
Class Black Five
Company History LMS
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Armstrong Whitworth
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 1286
To Service During 08/1936
Withdrawal w/e Sat 03/08/1968
Service Life 32 yrs , 3 dys

Code Name From Date
10C Patricroft 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
2E Northampton 4w/e 09/10/1954
3D Aston 4w/e 06/11/1954
5D Stoke w/e 05/08/1961
21D Aston w/e 19/08/1961
2A Rugby w/e 23/02/1963
6A Chester (MR) w/e 22/06/1963
8C Speke Junction w/e 01/04/1967
10A Carnforth w/e 11/05/1968
   Withdrawn w/e 03/08/1968

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
LOAN 2E Northampton 4w/e 02/10/1954
EXLOAN 10C Patricroft 4w/e 30/10/1954
ALLOC 3D Aston 4w/e 27/11/1954
ALLOC 5D Stoke 5w/e 05/08/1961
ALLOC 21D Aston 4w/e 02/09/1961
ALLOC 2A Rugby 4w/e 02/03/1963
ALLOC 6A Chester (MR) 5w/e 06/07/1963
ALLOC 8C Speke Junction 5w/e 08/04/1967
ALLOC 10A Carnforth w/e 11/05/1968
WDN 10A Carnforth w/e 03/08/1968

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Current Status Unknown
Status Date 17/09/2018

Date Event Details Source See Also
08/1936 To Service To service as LMS Number 5231
Built at Armstrong Whitworth, Works Number 1286
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Patricroft (10C)    
06/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 45231    
09/10/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Northampton (2E)    
06/11/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Aston (3D)    
05/08/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Stoke (5D)    
19/08/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Aston (21D)    
08/04/1962 Sightings Crewe Works visit: Around the works - Erecting shop. SLS 5/1962 Link
23/02/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Rugby (2A)    
22/06/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Chester (Midland) (6A)    
01/04/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Speke Junction (8C)    
11/05/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Carnforth (10A)    
08/1968 Withdrawn Condemned as 45231    

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