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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1946) 522   19/06/1947
BR (Tmp) E522   12/02/1948
BR 60522   29/09/1949

Names Carried
Date From Name
19/06/1947 STRAIGHT DEAL

Liveries Carried
Colour Lining Date From
BR Brunswick Green Orange and Black 29/09/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer E. Thompson
Class A2
Company History LNER
Wheels 4-6-2
Builder Doncaster Works
Order Number 379
Works Number 2013
To Service Sat 19/06/1947 to Gateshead (GHD)
Withdrawal Sat 19/06/1965 off Polmadie (66A)
Scrapping Motherwell Machinery and Scrap (Wishaw)
Service Life 18 yrs

Notes
Notes Sold for scrap 7/65 to Motherwell Machinery & Scrap Co

Allocations
Code Name From Date
GHD Gateshead (New) 19/06/1947
YK York (North) 16/08/1947
NEV Neville Hill 18/01/1948
YK York (North) 30/05/1948
61B Aberdeen Ferryhill 02/12/1962
64A St Margarets 31/12/1962
66A Polmadie 15/09/1963
   Withdrawn 19/06/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
19/06/1947 Diagram 117 boiler fitted (number 3735)
18/09/1952 Diagram 117 boiler fitted (number 29778)
09/06/1954 Diagram 117 boiler fitted (number 29788)
14/03/1958 Diagram 118 boiler fitted (number 29854)
10/03/1960 Diagram 118 boiler fitted (number 29829)
14/06/1962 Diagram 118 boiler fitted (number 29804)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Doncaster Works 10/12/1947 12/02/1948 65 days Heavy
Renumbered to BR (Tmp) number E522
 
Doncaster Works 11/08/1949 29/09/1949 50 days General
Painted Brunswick green with orange and black lining.
Renumbered to BR 60522
 
Doncaster Works 19/12/1950 18/01/1951 31 days Heavy Intermediate  
Doncaster Works 25/10/1951 22/11/1951 29 days Light Casual  
Doncaster Works 11/08/1952 18/09/1952 39 days General
Boiler number 29778 (Diagram 117)
 
Doncaster Works 04/05/1954 09/06/1954 37 days General
Boiler number 29788 (Diagram 117)
 
Doncaster Works 09/06/1955 30/06/1955 22 days Light Casual  
Doncaster Works 07/02/1956 15/03/1956 38 days General  
Doncaster Works 26/11/1956 30/11/1956 5 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 24/10/1957 26/10/1957 3 days Weighing  
Doncaster Works 13/02/1958 14/03/1958 30 days General
Boiler number 29854 (Diagram 118)
 
Doncaster Works 02/02/1960 10/03/1960 38 days General
Boiler number 9659 (Diagram 118)
 
Doncaster Works 30/07/1960 27/08/1960 29 days Light Casual  
Doncaster Works 28/01/1961 18/02/1961 22 days Light Casual  
Doncaster Works 01/05/1962 14/06/1962 45 days General
Boiler number 29804 (Diagram 118)
 
Darlington Works 03/09/1964 21/10/1964 49 days Light Casual  

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
19/06/1947 To Service To service as LNER Number 522, name: STRAIGHT DEAL
Built at Doncaster Works, Works Number 2013
Allocated to Gateshead (GHD)
Diagram 117 boiler fitted
   
16/08/1947 Allocation Reallocated to York (North) (YK)    
10/12/1947 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Heavy) - Arr: 10/12/1947. Dep: 12/02/1948.
Work undertaken:
Renumbered to BR (Tmp) number E522
   
18/01/1948 Allocation Reallocated to Neville Hill (NEV)    
30/05/1948 Allocation Reallocated to York (North) (YK)    
11/08/1949 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 11/08/1949. Dep: 29/09/1949.
Work undertaken:
Painted Brunswick green with orange and black lining.
Renumbered to BR 60522
   
19/12/1950 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Heavy Intermediate) - Arr: 19/12/1950. Dep: 18/01/1951.    
25/10/1951 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 25/10/1951. Dep: 22/11/1951.    
11/08/1952 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 11/08/1952. Dep: 18/09/1952.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29778 (Diagram 117)
   
04/05/1954 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 04/05/1954. Dep: 09/06/1954.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29788 (Diagram 117)
   
09/06/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 09/06/1955. Dep: 30/06/1955.    
07/02/1956 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 07/02/1956. Dep: 15/03/1956.    
26/11/1956 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 26/11/1956. Dep: 30/11/1956.    
24/10/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Weighing) - Arr: 24/10/1957. Dep: 26/10/1957.    
13/02/1958 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 13/02/1958. Dep: 14/03/1958.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29854 (Diagram 118)
   
02/02/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 02/02/1960. Dep: 10/03/1960.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 9659 (Diagram 118)
   
30/07/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 30/07/1960. Dep: 27/08/1960.    
28/01/1961 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 28/01/1961. Dep: 18/02/1961.    
01/05/1962 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 01/05/1962. Dep: 14/06/1962.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29804 (Diagram 118)
   
02/12/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdeen Ferryhill (61B)    
31/12/1962 Allocation Reallocated to St Margarets (64A)    
15/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Polmadie (66A)    
03/09/1964 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 03/09/1964. Dep: 21/10/1964.    
19/06/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 60522 from Polmadie (66A)    

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