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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1924) 1386 m/e 09/1929
LNER (1946) 1879 m/e 03/1946
BR 61879 m/e 08/1950

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class K3
Company History GNR/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
K309/1929
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Doncaster Works
Order Number 315
Works Number 1720
Brakes (when built) Westinghouse brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service During 09/1929
Withdrawal Tue 16/06/1959
Scrapping During y/e 1959
Service Life 29 yrs, 9 mths , 16 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
STM St Margarets 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
   Withdrawn 16/06/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
TOSTORE   4w/e 21/03/1959
WDN   16/06/1959

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
01/1932 Steam Brake fitted
01/1932 Vacuum Ejector fitted


Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1929 To Service To service as LNER Number 1386
Built at Doncaster Works, Works Number 1720
   
01/1932 Modification Modification: Steam Brake fitted    
01/1932 Modification Modification: Vacuum Ejector fitted    
03/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 1879    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - St Margarets (STM)    
08/1950 Renumbered Renumbered to 61879    
16/06/1959 Withdrawn Condemned as 61879    

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