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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1946) 1096   12/11/1946
BR 61096   15/01/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer E. Thompson
Class B1
Company History LNER
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow
Order Number L958
Works Number 25852
Brakes (when built) Steam Brake
To Service Sun 12/11/1946 to Hither Green (HIT)
Withdrawal Sun 16/09/1962 off March (31B)
Scrapping During 06/1963 at Central Wagon Co. (Wigan)
Service Life 15 yrs, 10 mths , 4 dys

Notes
Notes Sold for scrap 6/63 to Central Wagon Co, Ince

Allocations
Code Name From Date
HIT Hither Green (New) 12/11/1946
MAR March 17/06/1948
GOR Gorton 31/10/1948
ARD Ardsley 17/07/1949
COP Copley Hill (Leeds) 07/08/1949
37A Ardsley 04/06/1950
39B Sheffield Darnall 23/12/1951
31A Cambridge 29/09/1957
30A Stratford 14/09/1958
31A Cambridge 21/09/1958
31F Spital Bridge 14/12/1958
31B March 31/01/1960
   Withdrawn 16/09/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW HITL Hitchin (GNR) w/e 16/11/1946
ALLOC MAR March w/e 19/06/1948
ALLOC GOR Gorton w/e 06/11/1948
ALLOC COP Copley Hill (Leeds) w/e 13/08/1949
ALLOC 37A Ardsley m/e 30/06/1950
ALLOC 39B Sheffield Darnall 4w/e 29/12/1951
ALLOC 31A Cambridge 4w/e 05/10/1957
ALLOC 31A Cambridge 4w/e 04/10/1958
ALLOC 31F Spital Bridge 4w/e 27/12/1958
ALLOC 31B March 4w/e 20/02/1960
WDN   16/09/1962

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
12/11/1946 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 9688)
15/01/1949 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 9731)
09/03/1951 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28130)
25/04/1953 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28394)
16/03/1955 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28115)
09/01/1957 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28420)
06/03/1959 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28557)
06/03/1959 Modified bogie springs fitted
06/03/1959 Automatic Warning System (AWS) fitted
22/02/1961 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28276)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 28/11/1948 15/01/1949 49 days General
Boiler number 9731 (Diagram 100A)
Renumbered to BR 61096
 
Doncaster Works 07/02/1951 09/03/1951 31 days General
Boiler number 28130 (Diagram 100A)
 
Gorton Works 28/03/1953 25/04/1953 29 days General
Boiler number 28394 (Diagram 100A)
 
Gorton Works 28/04/1953 29/05/1953 32 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 17/02/1955 16/03/1955 28 days General
Boiler number 28115 (Diagram 100A)
 
Darlington Works 21/03/1955 29/03/1955 9 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 02/04/1955 03/04/1955 2 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 12/12/1956 09/01/1957 29 days General
Boiler number 28420 (Diagram 100A)
 
Darlington Works 13/02/1957 08/03/1957 24 days Light Casual
After collision
 
Stratford Works 11/11/1957 21/12/1957 41 days Light Casual  
Stratford Works 20/01/1959 06/03/1959 46 days General
Boiler number 28557 (Diagram 100A)
Modified bogie springs fitted
 
Stratford Works 13/03/1959 16/03/1959 4 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 13/07/1960 21/07/1960 9 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 20/01/1961 22/02/1961 34 days General
Boiler number 28276 (Diagram 100A)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/11/1946 To Service To service as LNER Number 1096
Built at North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow, Works Number 25852
Allocated to Hither Green (HIT)
Diagram 100A boiler fitted
   
17/06/1948 Allocation Reallocated to March (MAR)    
31/10/1948 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
28/11/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 28/11/1948. Dep: 15/01/1949.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 9731 (Diagram 100A)
Renumbered to BR 61096
   
17/07/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Ardsley (ARD)    
07/08/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Copley Hill (Leeds) (COP)    
04/06/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Ardsley (37A)    
07/02/1951 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 07/02/1951. Dep: 09/03/1951.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28130 (Diagram 100A)
   
23/12/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (39B)    
28/03/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 28/03/1953. Dep: 25/04/1953.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28394 (Diagram 100A)
   
28/04/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 28/04/1953. Dep: 29/05/1953.    
17/02/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 17/02/1955. Dep: 16/03/1955.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28115 (Diagram 100A)
   
21/03/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 21/03/1955. Dep: 29/03/1955.    
02/04/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 02/04/1955. Dep: 03/04/1955.    
12/12/1956 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 12/12/1956. Dep: 09/01/1957.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28420 (Diagram 100A)
   
13/02/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 13/02/1957. Dep: 08/03/1957.
Work undertaken:
After collision
   
29/09/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (31A)    
11/11/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 11/11/1957. Dep: 21/12/1957.    
14/09/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
21/09/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (31A)    
14/12/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Spital Bridge (31F)    
20/01/1959 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (General) - Arr: 20/01/1959. Dep: 06/03/1959.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28557 (Diagram 100A)
Modified bogie springs fitted
   
13/03/1959 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 13/03/1959. Dep: 16/03/1959.    
31/01/1960 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
13/07/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 13/07/1960. Dep: 21/07/1960.    
20/01/1961 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 20/01/1961. Dep: 22/02/1961.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28276 (Diagram 100A)
   
16/09/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 61096 from March (31B)    
06/1963 Scrapped Broken up by Central Wagon Co.: Wigan    

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