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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1924) 2868   28/04/1937
LNER (1946) 1668   20/01/1946
BR 61668 m/e 06/1949

Names Carried
Date From Name
28/04/1937 BRADFORD CITY

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class B17
Company History LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
B17/428/04/1937
B17/606/1949
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn Ltd
Works Number 4130
Brakes (when built) Vacuum Brake
To Service Mon 28/04/1937
Withdrawal Mon 22/08/1960
Scrapping During 08/1960
Service Life 23 yrs, 3 mths , 25 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
IPS Ipswich 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
30A Stratford 4w/e 14/02/1953
30E Colchester 5w/e 23/07/1955
30A Stratford 5w/e 22/10/1955
30E Colchester w/e 20/12/1958
30A Stratford w/e 05/12/1959
   Withdrawn 22/08/1960

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
03/1941 Vacuum Brakes fitted
03/1941 Westinghouse Brake fitted


Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
28/04/1937 To Service To service as LNER Number 2868, name: BRADFORD CITY
Built at Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn Ltd, Works Number 4130
   
03/1941 Modification Modification: Vacuum Brakes fitted    
03/1941 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake fitted    
01/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 1668    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Ipswich (IPS)    
06/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 61668    
14/02/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
23/07/1955 Allocation Reallocated to Colchester (30E)    
22/10/1955 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
20/12/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Colchester (30E)    
05/12/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
22/08/1960 Withdrawn Condemned as 61668    

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