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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GCR 880   04/1899
LNER (1924) 5880   01/1926

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Pollitt
Class D6
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
Works Number 3998
Brakes (when built) Vacuum Brake
To Service During 04/1899
Withdrawal During 04/1939
Service Life 40 yrs

Code Name From Date
   Withdrawn m/e 04/1939

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
06/1923 Superheated boiler fitted
01/1926 Modified to conform to LNER Gauge

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1899 To Service To service as GCR Number 880
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd., Works Number 3998
06/1923 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
01/1926 Modification Modification: Modified to conform to LNER Gauge    
01/1926 Renumbered Renumbered to 5880    
04/1939 Withdrawn Condemned as 5880    

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