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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 2780 on 04/11/1929
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 4806   01/12/1946
British Railways 64806   18/09/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class J39
Company History LNER
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Steam Brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service Thu 04/11/1929 to York (North) (YK)
Withdrawal w/e Thu 17/05/1962 off Sunderland (52G)
Scrapping During 07/1962
Service Life 32 yrs, 6 mths , 13 dys

Notes
Notes Cut up at Gorton

Allocations
Code Name From Date
YK York (North) (New) on 04/11/1929
CLK Colwick on 08/11/1929
ANN Annesley on 15/11/1929
LIN Lincoln on 20/06/1930
ARD Ardsley on 04/08/1930
ANN Annesley on 19/08/1930
CLK Colwick on 09/08/1943
DAR Darlington on 26/10/1943
CLK Colwick on 16/02/1945
ARD Ardsley on 18/08/1946
52B Heaton on 13/12/1959
52G Sunderland on 14/01/1962
   Withdrawn w/e 17/05/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 52B Heaton 4w/e 26/12/1959
ALLOC 52G Sunderland 5w/e 03/02/1962
WDN   on 17/05/1962

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
04/11/1929 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 2294)
29/10/1932 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 8025)
01/12/1934 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 2274)
24/09/1936 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 8593)
06/08/1938 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 8013)
07/10/1939 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 2210)
02/08/1941 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 2767)
26/04/1943 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 2300)
01/06/1946 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 8580)
18/09/1948 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 2290)
05/06/1954 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 27689)
02/11/1957 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 27730)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 03/10/1932 29/10/1932 27 days General
Boiler number 8025 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 12/11/1934 01/12/1934 20 days General
Boiler number 2274 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 24/08/1936 24/09/1936 32 days General
Boiler number 8593 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 19/07/1938 06/08/1938 19 days General
Boiler number 8013 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 04/08/1939 07/10/1939 65 days General
Boiler number 2210 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 15/05/1941 02/08/1941 80 days General
Boiler number 2767 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 03/01/1943 26/04/1943 114 days General
Boiler number 2300 (Diagram 97)
 
Stratford Works 08/02/1946 01/06/1946 114 days General
Boiler number 8580 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 05/08/1948 18/09/1948 45 days General
Boiler number 2290 (Diagram 97)
Renumbered to BR 64806
 
Derby Works 31/08/1951 22/10/1951 53 days Heavy Intermediate  
Derby Works 29/10/1951 14/11/1951 17 days Unclassified  
Gorton Works 16/04/1953 02/05/1953 17 days Light Casual  
Gorton Works 01/05/1954 05/06/1954 36 days General
Boiler number 27689 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 08/06/1954 19/06/1954 12 days Unclassified  
Gorton Works 09/01/1956 18/02/1956 41 days Light Casual  
Gorton Works 12/09/1957 02/11/1957 52 days General
Boiler number 27730 (Diagram 97)
 
Gorton Works 07/03/1961 28/04/1961 53 days Heavy Intermediate  

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
04/11/1929 To Service To service as London and North Eastern Railway Number 2780
Built at Darlington Works, Works Number
Allocated to York (North) (YK)
Diagram 97 boiler fitted
   
08/11/1929 Allocation Reallocated to Colwick (CLK)    
15/11/1929 Allocation Reallocated to Annesley (ANN)    
20/06/1930 Allocation Reallocated to Lincoln (LIN)    
04/08/1930 Allocation Reallocated to Ardsley (ARD)    
19/08/1930 Allocation Reallocated to Annesley (ANN)    
09/08/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Colwick (CLK)    
26/10/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Darlington (DAR)    
16/02/1945 Allocation Reallocated to Colwick (CLK)    
18/08/1946 Allocation Reallocated to Ardsley (ARD)    
01/12/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 4806    
13/12/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Heaton (52B)    
14/01/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Sunderland (52G)    
17/05/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 64806 from Sunderland (52G)    

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