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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1946) 1206   03/07/1947
BR 61206   10/11/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer E. Thompson
Class B1
Company History LNER
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow
Order Number L963
Works Number 26107
Brakes (when built) Steam Brake
To Service Mon 03/07/1947 to New England (NWE)
Withdrawal Mon 03/09/1962 off Woodford Halse (2F)
Scrapping During 09/1962 at Locomotive Works (Darlington)
Service Life 15 yrs , 2 mths

Notes
Notes Cut up Darlington

Allocations
Code Name From Date
NWE New England (New) 03/07/1947
31A Cambridge 05/02/1950
32B Ipswich 26/03/1950
35A New England 07/05/1950
34A Kings Cross 28/12/1952
34E Neasden 05/07/1953
15E Leicester (G.C.) 13/11/1961
2F Woodford Halse 17/03/1962
   Withdrawn 03/09/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW NWE New England 03/07/1947
ALLOC 32B Ipswich w/e 01/04/1950
ALLOC 35A New England 2w/e 13/05/1950
ALLOC 34A Kings Cross 4w/e 24/01/1953
ALLOC 34E Neasden 4w/e 11/07/1953
LOAN 14D Neasden 01/02/1958
ALLOC 14D Neasden 23/02/1958
ALLOC 15E Leicester (G.C.) 4w/e 02/12/1961
ALLOC 2F Woodford Halse 4w/e 31/03/1962
WDN   w/e 08/09/1962

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
03/07/1947 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 9843)
10/11/1949 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 9867)
14/01/1952 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28166)
18/12/1953 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28596)
22/12/1955 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28294)
12/09/1957 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28154)
08/05/1959 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28411)
13/06/1961 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28279)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Doncaster Works 08/10/1949 10/11/1949 34 days General
Boiler number 9867 (Diagram 100A)
Renumbered to BR 61206
 
Doncaster Works 09/12/1951 14/01/1952 37 days General
Boiler number 28166 (Diagram 100A)
 
Doncaster Works 18/08/1952 02/09/1952 16 days Unclassified  
Stratford Works 10/11/1953 18/12/1953 39 days General
Boiler number 28596 (Diagram 100A)
 
Doncaster Works 23/11/1955 22/12/1955 30 days General
Boiler number 28294 (Diagram 100A)
 
Darlington Works 16/08/1957 12/09/1957 28 days General
Boiler number 28154 (Diagram 100A)
 
Darlington Works 13/04/1959 08/05/1959 26 days General
Boiler number 28411 (Diagram 100A)
 
Darlington Works 15/05/1961 13/06/1961 30 days General
Boiler number 28279 (Diagram 100A)
 
Darlington Works 14/08/1962 14/08/1962 1 day No repairs  

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
03/07/1947 To Service To service as LNER Number 1206
Built at North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow, Works Number 26107
Allocated to New England (NWE)
Diagram 100A boiler fitted
   
08/10/1949 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 08/10/1949. Dep: 10/11/1949.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 9867 (Diagram 100A)
Renumbered to BR 61206
   
05/02/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (31A)    
26/03/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Ipswich (32B)    
07/05/1950 Allocation Reallocated to New England (35A)    
09/12/1951 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 09/12/1951. Dep: 14/01/1952.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28166 (Diagram 100A)
   
18/08/1952 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 18/08/1952. Dep: 02/09/1952.    
28/12/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Kings Cross (34A)    
05/07/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Neasden (34E)    
10/11/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (General) - Arr: 10/11/1953. Dep: 18/12/1953.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28596 (Diagram 100A)
   
23/11/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 23/11/1955. Dep: 22/12/1955.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28294 (Diagram 100A)
   
16/08/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 16/08/1957. Dep: 12/09/1957.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28154 (Diagram 100A)
   
13/04/1959 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 13/04/1959. Dep: 08/05/1959.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28411 (Diagram 100A)
   
15/05/1961 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 15/05/1961. Dep: 13/06/1961.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28279 (Diagram 100A)
   
13/11/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Leicester (G.C.) (15E)    
17/03/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Woodford Halse (2F)    
14/08/1962 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (No repairs) - Arr: 14/08/1962. Dep: 14/08/1962.    
09/1962 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Darlington    
03/09/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 61206 from Woodford Halse (2F)    

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