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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1924) 2839   11/05/1933
LNER (1946) 1639   1946
BR 61639 w/e 06/05/1950

Names Carried
Date From Name
11/05/1933 NORWICH CITY

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley / E. Thompson
Class B2
Company History LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
B17/211/05/1933
B201/1946
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
Brakes (when built) Steam brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service Mon 11/05/1933
Withdrawal Mon 18/05/1959
Scrapping During 05/1959
Service Life 26 yrs , 7 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
STR Stratford 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
31A Cambridge 4w/e 17/11/1956
   Withdrawn 18/05/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
11/05/1933 To Service To service as LNER Number 2839, name: NORWICH CITY
Built at Darlington Works
   
1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 61639    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Stratford (STR)    
17/11/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (31A)    
18/05/1959 Withdrawn Condemned as 61639    

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