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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GCR 1234 m/e 11/1912
LNER (1924) 6234   22/10/1927
LNER (1946) 3581   20/12/1946
BR 63581 w/e 31/12/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class O4
Company History GCR/LNER
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow
Order Number L496
Works Number 19890
To Service During 11/1912
Withdrawal Tue 10/02/1959 off Sheffield Darnall (41A)
Scrapping Locomotive Works (Gorton)
Service Life 46 yrs, 3 mths , 10 dys
Information Hyde Park Works

Notes
Notes Into Gorton for cutting up 14/2/59

Allocations
Code Name From Date
GOR Gorton 22/07/1921
STV Staveley (G.C.) 02/02/1924
SHF Sheffield Neepsend 26/01/1934
SHF Sheffield Darnall 11/04/1943
   Withdrawn 10/02/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
TOSTORE   4w/e 09/08/1958
WDN   10/02/1959

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
11/1912 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1500)
21/09/1918 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1479)
25/06/1921 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1885)
01/12/1923 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1519)
22/10/1927 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 819)
05/03/1932 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1272)
04/08/1934 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1837)
15/08/1936 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1015)
08/04/1939 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1032)
02/08/1941 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 515)
05/02/1944 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1136)
23/08/1947 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 811)
31/12/1949 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3311)
16/08/1952 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22286)
30/04/1955 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22291)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 13/04/1918 21/09/1918 162 days General
Boiler number 1479 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 07/05/1921 25/06/1921 50 days General
Boiler number 1885 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 13/10/1923 01/12/1923 50 days General
Boiler number 1519 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 03/09/1927 22/10/1927 50 days General
Boiler number 819 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6234
 
Gorton Works 19/10/1929 23/11/1929 36 days General  
Gorton Works 27/02/1932 05/03/1932 8 days General
Boiler number 1272 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 28/07/1934 04/08/1934 8 days General
Boiler number 1837 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 01/08/1936 15/08/1936 15 days General
Boiler number 1015 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 25/03/1939 08/04/1939 15 days General
Boiler number 1032 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 21/07/1941 02/08/1941 13 days General
Boiler number 515 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 25/01/1944 05/02/1944 12 days General
Boiler number 1136 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 26/07/1947 23/08/1947 29 days General
Boiler number 811 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 10/12/1949 31/12/1949 22 days General
Boiler number 3311 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to BR 63581
 
Gorton Works 02/08/1952 16/08/1952 15 days General
Boiler number 22286 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 02/04/1955 30/04/1955 29 days General
Boiler number 22291 (Diagram 15)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1912 To Service To service as GCR Number 1234
Built at North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow, Works Number 19890
Diagram 15 boiler fitted
   
13/04/1918 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 13/04/1918. Dep: 21/09/1918.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1479 (Diagram 15)
   
07/05/1921 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 07/05/1921. Dep: 25/06/1921.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1885 (Diagram 15)
   
22/07/1921 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
13/10/1923 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 13/10/1923. Dep: 01/12/1923.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1519 (Diagram 15)
   
02/02/1924 Allocation Reallocated to Staveley (G.C.) (STV)    
03/09/1927 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 03/09/1927. Dep: 22/10/1927.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 819 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6234
   
19/10/1929 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 19/10/1929. Dep: 23/11/1929.    
27/02/1932 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 27/02/1932. Dep: 05/03/1932.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1272 (Diagram 15)
   
26/01/1934 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Neepsend (SHF)    
28/07/1934 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 28/07/1934. Dep: 04/08/1934.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1837 (Diagram 15)
   
01/08/1936 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 01/08/1936. Dep: 15/08/1936.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1015 (Diagram 15)
   
25/03/1939 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 25/03/1939. Dep: 08/04/1939.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1032 (Diagram 15)
   
21/07/1941 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 21/07/1941. Dep: 02/08/1941.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 515 (Diagram 15)
   
11/04/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    
25/01/1944 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 25/01/1944. Dep: 05/02/1944.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1136 (Diagram 15)
   
20/12/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 3581    
26/07/1947 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 26/07/1947. Dep: 23/08/1947.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 811 (Diagram 15)
   
10/12/1949 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 10/12/1949. Dep: 31/12/1949.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3311 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to BR 63581
   
02/08/1952 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 02/08/1952. Dep: 16/08/1952.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 22286 (Diagram 15)
   
02/04/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 02/04/1955. Dep: 30/04/1955.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 22291 (Diagram 15)
   
10/02/1959 Withdrawn Condemned as 63581 from Sheffield Darnall (41A)    

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