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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GCR 1246 m/e 12/1912
LNER (1924) 6246   02/04/1925
LNER (1946) 3593   29/11/1946
BR 63593 w/e 26/06/1948

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 19902
To Service During 12/1912 to Sheffield Neepsend (SHF)
Withdrawal Sun 03/10/1965 off Doncaster (36A)
Scrapping T W Ward (Beighton)
Service Life 52 yrs, 10 mths , 3 dys
Information Hyde Park Works

Notes
Notes Sold for scrap to T W Ward, Beighton, 11/65

Allocations
Code Name From Date
SHF Sheffield Neepsend (New) m/e 12/1912
IMM Immingham 26/03/1924
MAR March 04/07/1925
IMM Immingham 09/07/1925
LNG Langwith Junction 27/10/1927
CLK Colwick 25/02/1935
DON Doncaster 23/01/1944
40B Immingham 25/06/1950
36B Mexborough 09/12/1951
36C Frodingham 05/11/1961
36A Doncaster 12/11/1961
   Withdrawn 03/10/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 40B Immingham m/e 30/06/1950
ALLOC 36B Mexborough 4w/e 29/12/1951
ALLOC 36A Doncaster 5w/e 09/12/1961
WDN   w/e 03/10/1965

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
12/1912 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1512)
11/05/1918 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1535)
02/04/1925 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1262)
04/03/1930 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1749)
15/07/1932 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1220)
18/05/1934 Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
18/05/1934 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1129)
18/07/1936 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3254)
31/12/1938 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 486)
01/03/1941 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3320)
28/08/1943 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3326)
22/12/1945 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3237)
26/06/1948 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3335)
13/01/1951 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22154)
07/11/1953 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22164)
27/04/1957 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22228)
25/03/1961 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22287)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 26/01/1918 11/05/1918 106 days General
Boiler number 1535 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 22/07/1922 09/10/1922 80 days General  
Gorton Works 13/02/1925 02/04/1925 49 days General
Boiler number 1262 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6246
 
Gorton Works 20/08/1927 08/10/1927 50 days General  
Gorton Works 20/01/1930 04/03/1930 44 days General
Boiler number 1749 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 01/06/1932 15/07/1932 45 days General
Boiler number 1220 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 16/04/1934 18/05/1934 33 days General
Boiler number 1129 (Diagram 15)
Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
 
Gorton Works 30/06/1936 18/07/1936 19 days General
Boiler number 3254 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 04/11/1938 31/12/1938 58 days General
Boiler number 486 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 06/02/1941 01/03/1941 24 days General
Boiler number 3320 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 22/07/1943 28/08/1943 38 days General
Boiler number 3326 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 31/10/1945 22/12/1945 53 days General
Boiler number 3237 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 08/10/1946 30/11/1946 54 days General
Renumbered to LNER (1946) number 3593
 
Gorton Works 30/05/1948 26/06/1948 28 days General
Boiler number 3335 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to BR 63593
 
Gorton Works 12/12/1950 13/01/1951 33 days General
Boiler number 22154 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 17/01/1951 22/01/1951 6 days Unclassified  
Gorton Works 13/10/1953 07/11/1953 26 days General
Boiler number 22164 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 22/03/1957 27/04/1957 37 days General
Boiler number 22228 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 17/02/1961 25/03/1961 37 days General
Boiler number 22287 (Diagram 15)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1912 To Service To service as GCR Number 1246
Built at North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow, Works Number 19902
Allocated to Sheffield Neepsend (SHF)
Diagram 15 boiler fitted
   
26/01/1918 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 26/01/1918. Dep: 11/05/1918.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1535 (Diagram 15)
   
22/07/1922 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 22/07/1922. Dep: 09/10/1922.    
26/03/1924 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (IMM)    
13/02/1925 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 13/02/1925. Dep: 02/04/1925.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1262 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6246
   
04/07/1925 Allocation Reallocated to March (MAR)    
09/07/1925 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (IMM)    
20/08/1927 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 20/08/1927. Dep: 08/10/1927.    
27/10/1927 Allocation Reallocated to Langwith Junction (LNG)    
20/01/1930 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 20/01/1930. Dep: 04/03/1930.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1749 (Diagram 15)
   
01/06/1932 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 01/06/1932. Dep: 15/07/1932.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1220 (Diagram 15)
   
16/04/1934 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 16/04/1934. Dep: 18/05/1934.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 1129 (Diagram 15)
Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
   
25/02/1935 Allocation Reallocated to Colwick (CLK)    
30/06/1936 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 30/06/1936. Dep: 18/07/1936.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3254 (Diagram 15)
   
04/11/1938 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 04/11/1938. Dep: 31/12/1938.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 486 (Diagram 15)
   
06/02/1941 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 06/02/1941. Dep: 01/03/1941.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3320 (Diagram 15)
   
22/07/1943 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 22/07/1943. Dep: 28/08/1943.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3326 (Diagram 15)
   
23/01/1944 Allocation Reallocated to Doncaster (DON)    
31/10/1945 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 31/10/1945. Dep: 22/12/1945.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3237 (Diagram 15)
   
08/10/1946 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 08/10/1946. Dep: 30/11/1946.
Work undertaken:
Renumbered to LNER (1946) number 3593
   
30/05/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 30/05/1948. Dep: 26/06/1948.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3335 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to BR 63593
   
25/06/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
12/12/1950 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 12/12/1950. Dep: 13/01/1951.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 22154 (Diagram 15)
   
17/01/1951 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 17/01/1951. Dep: 22/01/1951.    
09/12/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Mexborough (36B)    
13/10/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 13/10/1953. Dep: 07/11/1953.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 22164 (Diagram 15)
   
22/03/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 22/03/1957. Dep: 27/04/1957.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 22228 (Diagram 15)
   
17/02/1961 Works Visit Works Visit - Gorton Works (General) - Arr: 17/02/1961. Dep: 25/03/1961.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 22287 (Diagram 15)
   
05/11/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Frodingham (36C)    
12/11/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Doncaster (36A)    
03/10/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 63593 from Doncaster (36A)    

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