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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GCR 857 m/e 08/1898
LNER (1924) 5857 m/e 05/1925

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Pollitt
Class D6
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Gorton Works
Brakes (when built) Vacuum Brake
To Service During 08/1898
Withdrawal During 08/1931
Service Life 33 yrs

Code Name From Date
   Withdrawn m/e 08/1931

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
1902 Westinghouse Brake fitted
01/1916 Superheated boiler fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
08/1898 To Service To service as GCR Number 857
Built at Gorton Works
1902 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake fitted    
01/1916 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
05/1925 Renumbered Renumbered to 5857    
08/1931 Withdrawn Condemned as 5857    

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