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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1924) 2838   02/03/1933
LNER (1946) 1638 m/e 08/1946
BR 61638 m/e 08/1948

Names Carried
Date From Name
02/03/1933 MELTON HALL

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class B17
Company History LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
B17/202/03/1933
B17/612/1948
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
Brakes (when built) Steam brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service Mon 02/03/1933
Withdrawal Mon 17/03/1958
Scrapping During 03/1958
Service Life 25 yrs , 15 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
CAM Cambridge 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
31B March 5w/e 22/09/1951
   Withdrawn 17/03/1958

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
02/03/1933 To Service To service as LNER Number 2838, name: MELTON HALL
Built at Darlington Works
   
08/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 1638    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Cambridge (CAM)    
08/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 61638    
22/09/1951 Allocation Reallocated to March (31B)    
17/03/1958 Withdrawn Condemned as 61638    

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