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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1924) 3819 m/e 12/1936
LNER (1946) 1979 m/e 09/1946
BR 61979 m/e 01/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class K3
Company History GNR/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
K312/1936
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Brakes (when built) Vacuum Brake
To Service During 12/1936
Withdrawal Mon 16/10/1961
Scrapping During y/e 1961
Service Life 24 yrs, 10 mths , 16 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
ANN Annesley 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
35A New England 4w/e 17/11/1956
   Withdrawn 16/10/1961

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 31B March 4w/e 03/10/1953
ALLOC 35A New England 4w/e 10/11/1956
WDN   16/10/1961

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1936 To Service To service as LNER Number 3819
Built at Darlington Works
   
09/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 1979    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Annesley (ANN)    
01/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 61979    
17/11/1956 Allocation Reallocated to New England (35A)    
16/10/1961 Withdrawn Condemned as 61979    

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