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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1943) 4468   03/03/1938
LNER (1946 1st) 607   Not applied
LNER (1946 2nd) 22   29/09/1946
BR (Tmp) E22   05/03/1948
BR 60022   16/09/1949

Names Carried
Date From Name
03/03/1938 MALLARD

Liveries Carried
Colour Lining Date From
LNER Garter blue Narrow red and white 03/03/1938
LNER Black Unlined 13/06/1942
LNER Black Unlined - NE on tender 21/10/1943
LNER Garter blue Narrow red and white 05/03/1948
BR Blue Black and White 16/09/1949
BR Brunswick Green Orange and Black 04/07/1952

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Gresley
Class A4
Company History LNER
Wheels 4-6-2
Builder Doncaster Works
Order Number 342
Works Number 1870
Brakes (when built) Vacuum Brake
To Service Thu 03/03/1938 to Doncaster (DON)
Withdrawal Thu 25/04/1963 off Kings Cross (34A)
Service Life 25 yrs, 1 mth , 22 dys

Tenders
Type Number From Company Water Coal
Streamlined Non-Corridor 5642 03/03/1938 LNER 5,000g 8t 0cwt
Streamlined Non-Corridor 5639 05/05/1939 LNER 5,000g 8t 0cwt
LNER Corridor 5323 05/03/1948 LNER 5,000g 9t 0cwt
LNER Corridor 5648 12/03/1953 LNER 5,000g 9t 0cwt
LNER Corridor 5330 27/08/1958 LNER 5,000g 9t 0cwt
LNER Corridor 5651 30/05/1962 LNER 5,000g 9t 0cwt

Notes
Notes Double chimney from new
Fitted with tender 5670, for museum display - This tender was renumbered 5642 from 9/5/63
For preservation in museum

Allocations
Code Name From Date
DON Doncaster (New) 03/03/1938
GRA Grantham 21/10/1943
KX Kings Cross 11/04/1948
   Withdrawn 25/04/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN   25/04/1963

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
03/03/1938 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 9024)
13/06/1942 Side skirting removed
13/06/1942 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 8959)
01/08/1946 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 8907)
05/03/1948 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 8948)
05/03/1948 To 75% Cut-off
16/09/1949 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 8957)
10/01/1951 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 29282)
04/07/1952 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 29301)
10/02/1953 Automatic Warning System (AWS) fitted
08/05/1953 Long guard irons removed
23/04/1954 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 29315)
07/06/1957 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 29328)
27/08/1958 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 29308)
09/03/1960 Speedometer fitted
09/03/1960 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 29310)
10/08/1961 Diagram 107 boiler fitted (number 27965)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Doncaster Works 15/09/1938 23/09/1938 9 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 31/10/1938 03/11/1938 4 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 14/03/1939 05/05/1939 53 days General
Tender number 5639 (Streamlined Non-Corridor) attached.
 
Doncaster Works 18/05/1939 24/05/1939 7 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 09/12/1940 16/01/1941 39 days General  
Doncaster Works 02/05/1942 13/06/1942 43 days General
Boiler number 8959 (Diagram 107)
Side skirting removed
Painted Wartime unlined black
 
Doncaster Works 16/09/1943 21/10/1943 36 days General
Painted Wartime unlined black with NE lettering on tender
 
Doncaster Works 26/02/1944 13/03/1944 17 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 08/02/1945 23/03/1945 44 days General  
Doncaster Works 11/06/1946 01/08/1946 52 days General
Boiler number 8907 (Diagram 107)
 
Doncaster Works 22/11/1947 05/12/1947 14 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 16/01/1948 05/03/1948 50 days General
Boiler number 8948 (Diagram 107)
Tender number 5323 (LNER Corridor) attached.
To 75% Cut-off
Painted Garter blue with black frames, red wheel centres and narrow red and white lining.
Renumbered to BR (Tmp) number E22
 
Doncaster Works 05/04/1948 08/04/1948 4 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 07/05/1948 13/05/1948 7 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 18/05/1948 21/05/1948 4 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 10/06/1948 25/06/1948 16 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 28/06/1948 30/06/1948 3 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 18/07/1949 16/09/1949 61 days General
Boiler number 8957 (Diagram 107)
Painted BR Blue for steam locomotives, with broad black, inlaid with thin white lining.
Renumbered to BR 60022
 
Doncaster Works 04/12/1950 10/01/1951 38 days General
Boiler number 29282 (Diagram 107)
 
Doncaster Works 01/05/1951 28/05/1951 28 days Unclassified
Special painting
 
Doncaster Works 15/10/1951 15/10/1951 1 day Weighing  
Doncaster Works 27/05/1952 04/07/1952 39 days General
Boiler number 29301 (Diagram 107)
Painted Brunswick green with orange and black lining.
 
Doncaster Works 03/02/1953 10/02/1953 8 days Unclassified
Automatic Warning System (AWS) fitted
 
Doncaster Works 29/04/1953 08/05/1953 10 days Unclassified
Long guard irons removed
 
Doncaster Works 04/03/1954 23/04/1954 51 days General
Boiler number 29315 (Diagram 107)
 
Doncaster Works 22/11/1954 11/12/1954 20 days Light Casual  
Doncaster Works 12/10/1955 25/11/1955 45 days General  
Doncaster Works 24/04/1957 07/06/1957 45 days General
Boiler number 29328 (Diagram 107)
 
Doncaster Works 16/10/1957 16/10/1957 1 day Weighing  
Doncaster Works 21/07/1958 27/08/1958 38 days General
Boiler number 29308 (Diagram 107)
Tender number 5330 (LNER Corridor) attached.
 
Doncaster Works 25/01/1960 09/03/1960 45 days General
Boiler number 29310 (Diagram 107)
Speedometer fitted
 
Doncaster Works 12/07/1960 04/08/1960 24 days Light Casual  
Doncaster Works 25/04/1961 04/05/1961 10 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 27/06/1961 10/08/1961 45 days General
Boiler number 27965 (Diagram 107)
 
Doncaster Works 05/03/1962 29/03/1962 25 days Light Casual  
Doncaster Works 14/06/1962 15/06/1962 2 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 22/11/1962 19/12/1962 28 days Light Casual  
Doncaster Works 23/04/1963 23/04/1963 1 day No repairs  

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
03/03/1938 To Service To service as LNER Number 4468, name: MALLARD
Built at Doncaster Works, Works Number 1870
Allocated to Doncaster (DON)
Livery applied: Garter blue with black frames, red wheel centres and narrow red and white lining.
Tender fitted: Streamlined Non-Corridor
Diagram 107 boiler fitted
   
15/09/1938 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 15/09/1938. Dep: 23/09/1938.    
31/10/1938 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 31/10/1938. Dep: 03/11/1938.    
14/03/1939 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 14/03/1939. Dep: 05/05/1939.
Work undertaken:
Tender number 5639 (Streamlined Non-Corridor) attached.
   
18/05/1939 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 18/05/1939. Dep: 24/05/1939.    
09/12/1940 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 09/12/1940. Dep: 16/01/1941.    
02/05/1942 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 02/05/1942. Dep: 13/06/1942.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 8959 (Diagram 107)
Side skirting removed
Painted Wartime unlined black
   
16/09/1943 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 16/09/1943. Dep: 21/10/1943.
Work undertaken:
Painted Wartime unlined black with NE lettering on tender
   
21/10/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Grantham (GRA)    
26/02/1944 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 26/02/1944. Dep: 13/03/1944.    
08/02/1945 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 08/02/1945. Dep: 23/03/1945.    
1946 Number Allocated Allocated number 607 but not taken up    
11/06/1946 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 11/06/1946. Dep: 01/08/1946.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 8907 (Diagram 107)
   
29/09/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 22    
22/11/1947 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 22/11/1947. Dep: 05/12/1947.    
16/01/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 16/01/1948. Dep: 05/03/1948.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 8948 (Diagram 107)
Tender number 5323 (LNER Corridor) attached.
To 75% Cut-off
Painted Garter blue with black frames, red wheel centres and narrow red and white lining.
Renumbered to BR (Tmp) number E22
   
05/04/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 05/04/1948. Dep: 08/04/1948.    
11/04/1948 Allocation Reallocated to Kings Cross (KX)    
07/05/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 07/05/1948. Dep: 13/05/1948.    
18/05/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 18/05/1948. Dep: 21/05/1948.    
10/06/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 10/06/1948. Dep: 25/06/1948.    
28/06/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 28/06/1948. Dep: 30/06/1948.    
18/07/1949 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 18/07/1949. Dep: 16/09/1949.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 8957 (Diagram 107)
Painted BR Blue for steam locomotives, with broad black, inlaid with thin white lining.
Renumbered to BR 60022
   
04/12/1950 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 04/12/1950. Dep: 10/01/1951.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29282 (Diagram 107)
   
01/05/1951 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 01/05/1951. Dep: 28/05/1951.
Work undertaken:
Special painting
   
15/10/1951 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Weighing) - Arr: 15/10/1951. Dep: 15/10/1951.    
27/05/1952 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 27/05/1952. Dep: 04/07/1952.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29301 (Diagram 107)
Painted Brunswick green with orange and black lining.
   
03/02/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 03/02/1953. Dep: 10/02/1953.
Work undertaken:
Automatic Warning System (AWS) fitted
   
12/03/1953 Tender Tender fitted: LNER Corridor number 5648    
29/04/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 29/04/1953. Dep: 08/05/1953.
Work undertaken:
Long guard irons removed
   
04/03/1954 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 04/03/1954. Dep: 23/04/1954.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29315 (Diagram 107)
   
22/11/1954 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 22/11/1954. Dep: 11/12/1954.    
12/10/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 12/10/1955. Dep: 25/11/1955.    
24/04/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 24/04/1957. Dep: 07/06/1957.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29328 (Diagram 107)
   
16/10/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Weighing) - Arr: 16/10/1957. Dep: 16/10/1957.    
21/07/1958 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 21/07/1958. Dep: 27/08/1958.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29308 (Diagram 107)
Tender number 5330 (LNER Corridor) attached.
   
25/01/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 25/01/1960. Dep: 09/03/1960.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29310 (Diagram 107)
Speedometer fitted
   
12/07/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 12/07/1960. Dep: 04/08/1960.    
25/04/1961 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 25/04/1961. Dep: 04/05/1961.    
27/06/1961 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 27/06/1961. Dep: 10/08/1961.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 27965 (Diagram 107)
   
05/03/1962 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 05/03/1962. Dep: 29/03/1962.    
30/05/1962 Tender Tender fitted: LNER Corridor number 5651    
14/06/1962 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 14/06/1962. Dep: 15/06/1962.    
22/11/1962 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 22/11/1962. Dep: 19/12/1962.    
23/04/1963 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (No repairs) - Arr: 23/04/1963. Dep: 23/04/1963.    
25/04/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 60022 from Kings Cross (34A)    

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