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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1924) 1922   04/05/1938
LNER (1946) 4953   17/03/1946
BR 64953   21/04/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class J39
Company History LNER
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Brakes (when built) Vacuum Brake
To Service Mon 04/05/1938 to Norwich Thorpe (NOR)
Withdrawal Mon 14/03/1960 off Tilbury (33B)
Scrapping During 03/1960
Service Life 21 yrs, 10 mths , 10 dys

Notes
Notes Cut up at Stratford

Allocations
Code Name From Date
NOR Norwich Thorpe (New) 04/05/1938
IPS Ipswich 22/10/1941
STR Stratford 02/07/1947
PKS Parkeston Quay 18/01/1948
33A Plaistow 26/05/1957
33B Tilbury 30/10/1959
   Withdrawn 14/03/1960

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC STR Stratford 02/07/1947
ALLOC PKS Parkeston Quay w/e 24/01/1948
ALLOC 33A Plaistow 4w/e 15/06/1957
ALLOC 33B Tilbury 4w/e 28/11/1959
WDN   14/03/1960

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
04/05/1938 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 4908)
10/08/1940 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 4912)
27/08/1943 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number C1711)
30/06/1945 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 3199)
21/04/1948 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 4935)
12/03/1954 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 27822)
10/10/1956 Diagram 97 boiler fitted (number 27849)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 04/07/1940 10/08/1940 38 days General
Boiler number 4912 (Diagram 97)
 
Cowlairs Works 28/03/1943 27/08/1943 153 days General
Boiler number C1711 (Diagram 97)
 
Stratford Works 21/05/1944 01/07/1944 42 days Light Repair  
Gorton Works 12/04/1945 30/06/1945 80 days General
Boiler number 3199 (Diagram 97)
 
Stratford Works 20/09/1945 17/10/1945 28 days Light Repair  
Stratford Works 01/11/1946 22/11/1946 22 days Light Repair  
Gorton Works 01/02/1948 21/04/1948 81 days General
Boiler number 4935 (Diagram 97)
Renumbered to BR 64953
 
Derby Works 02/04/1951 05/06/1951 65 days Heavy Intermediate  
Stratford Works 08/02/1954 12/03/1954 33 days General
Boiler number 27822 (Diagram 97)
 
Stratford Works 31/08/1956 10/10/1956 41 days General
Boiler number 27849 (Diagram 97)
 
Stratford Works 16/04/1957 29/04/1957 14 days Light Casual  
Stratford Works 08/10/1957 16/10/1957 9 days Light Casual
A.T.C. & Continuous blow-down fitted
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
04/05/1938 To Service To service as LNER Number 1922
Built at Darlington Works, Works Number
Allocated to Norwich Thorpe (NOR)
Diagram 97 boiler fitted
   
04/07/1940 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 04/07/1940. Dep: 10/08/1940.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 4912 (Diagram 97)
   
22/10/1941 Allocation Reallocated to Ipswich (IPS)    
28/03/1943 Works Visit Works Visit - Cowlairs Works (General) - Arr: 28/03/1943. Dep: 27/08/1943.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number C1711 (Diagram 97)
   
21/05/1944 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 21/05/1944. Dep: 01/07/1944.    
12/04/1945 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 12/04/1945. Dep: 30/06/1945.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3199 (Diagram 97)
   
20/09/1945 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 20/09/1945. Dep: 17/10/1945.    
17/03/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 4953    
01/11/1946 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 01/11/1946. Dep: 22/11/1946.    
02/07/1947 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (STR)    
18/01/1948 Allocation Reallocated to Parkeston Quay (PKS)    
01/02/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 01/02/1948. Dep: 21/04/1948.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 4935 (Diagram 97)
Renumbered to BR 64953
   
02/04/1951 Works Visit Works Visit - Derby Works (Heavy Intermediate) - Arr: 02/04/1951. Dep: 05/06/1951.    
08/02/1954 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (General) - Arr: 08/02/1954. Dep: 12/03/1954.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 27822 (Diagram 97)
   
31/08/1956 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (General) - Arr: 31/08/1956. Dep: 10/10/1956.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 27849 (Diagram 97)
   
16/04/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 16/04/1957. Dep: 29/04/1957.    
26/05/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Plaistow (33A)    
08/10/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Stratford Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 08/10/1957. Dep: 16/10/1957.
Work undertaken:
A.T.C. & Continuous blow-down fitted
   
30/10/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Tilbury (33B)    
14/03/1960 Withdrawn Condemned as 64953 from Tilbury (33B)    

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