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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GCR 259   02/1906
LNER (1924) 5259   19/04/1924
LNER (1946) 2896   23/06/1946

Names Carried
Date From Name
11/1906 KING EDWARD VII

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class C5
Company History GCR/LNER
Wheels 4-4-2
Builder Gorton Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
To Service During 02/1906
Withdrawal Fri 11/04/1947
Scrapping Locomotive Works (Gorton)
Service Life 41 yrs, 2 mths , 11 dys

Notes
Notes Into Gorton for cutting up 12/4/47

Allocations
Code Name From Date
LEI Leicester (G.C.) 04/03/1921
LIN Lincoln 28/11/1932
IMM Immingham 28/12/1932
   Withdrawn 11/04/1947

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN IMM Immingham 11/04/1947

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
02/1906 Diagram 15 boiler fitted
18/01/1913 Diagram 15 boiler fitted
22/10/1921 Ross Pop safety valves fitted


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 23/11/1912 18/01/1913 57 days General
Boiler number 1175 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 24/09/1921 22/10/1921 29 days General
Boiler number 1941 (Diagram 15Sup)
Ross Pop safety valves fitted
 
Gorton Works 02/02/1924 19/04/1924 78 days General
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 5259
 
Gorton Works 13/09/1924 11/10/1924 29 days Light Repair  
Gorton Works 05/12/1925 20/02/1926 78 days General  
Gorton Works 01/05/1926 28/08/1926 120 days General
After casualty
 
Gorton Works 14/05/1927 23/07/1927 71 days General  
Gorton Works 29/11/1928 23/03/1929 115 days General
Boiler number 1131 (Diagram 15Sup)
 
Gorton Works 09/11/1929 18/01/1930 71 days General  
Gorton Works 13/02/1932 05/03/1932 22 days General
Boiler number 1171 (Diagram 15Sup)
 
Gorton Works 10/03/1934 14/04/1934 36 days General  
Gorton Works 07/03/1936 04/04/1936 29 days General
Chimney change
Boiler number 1168 (Diagram 15Sup)
 
Gorton Works 15/01/1938 12/02/1938 29 days General
Boiler number 3314 (Diagram 15Sup)
 
Gorton Works 14/12/1940 08/03/1941 85 days General  
Gorton Works 13/08/1943 02/10/1943 51 days General  
Gorton Works 06/10/1945 10/11/1945 36 days General
Boiler number 3384 (Diagram 15Sup)
 

Summary
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