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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1924) 4795   22/12/1937
LNER (1946 1st) 724   Not applied
LNER (1946 2nd) 824   30/06/1946
BR 60824   16/07/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class V2
Company History LNER
Wheels 2-6-2
Builder Darlington Works
To Service Mon 22/12/1937 to New England (NWE)
Withdrawal Mon 26/09/1966 off St Margarets (64A)
Scrapping During 11/1966 at Motherwell Machinery and Scrap (Wishaw)
Service Life 28 yrs, 9 mths , 4 dys

Notes
Notes Sold for scrap to Motherwell Machinery and Scrap Co, Wishaw ll/66

Allocations
Code Name From Date
NWE New England (New) 22/12/1937
DON Doncaster 09/03/1944
STM St Margarets 13/10/1945
ABD Aberdeen Ferryhill 27/01/1947
64B Haymarket 01/01/1959
64A St Margarets 10/11/1959
   Withdrawn 26/09/1966

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC STM St Margarets m/e 03/12/1945
ALLOC ABD Aberdeen Ferryhill 27/01/1947
ALLOC 64B Haymarket 4w/e 17/01/1959
ALLOC 64A St Margarets 4w/e 21/11/1959
WDN   26/09/1966

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
22/12/1937 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 2921)
22/05/1943 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 2923)
24/03/1945 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 3000)
01/11/1946 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 3053)
04/01/1951 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29461)
26/01/1952 Modified pony truck
16/09/1953 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29475)
11/03/1955 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29507)
01/11/1956 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29527)
18/03/1960 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29531)
18/03/1960 Automatic Train Control (ATC) fitted
08/02/1961 Separate cylinders fitted (monobloc replaced)
10/05/1963 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29448)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Darlington Works 21/05/1938 25/05/1938 5 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 15/03/1939 18/03/1939 4 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 29/04/1939 01/07/1939 64 days General  
Doncaster Works 29/03/1941 03/05/1941 36 days General  
Doncaster Works 01/05/1943 22/05/1943 22 days General
Boiler number 2923 (Diagram 109)
 
Doncaster Works 03/02/1945 24/03/1945 50 days General
Boiler number 3000 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 26/09/1946 01/11/1946 37 days General
Boiler number 3053 (Diagram 109)
 
Cowlairs Works 01/10/1947 04/10/1947 4 days Light Repair  
Darlington Works 27/05/1948 16/07/1948 51 days General
Renumbered to BR 60824
 
Darlington Works 21/07/1948 24/07/1948 4 days Unclassified  
Cowlairs Works 23/10/1948 30/10/1948 8 days Light Repair  
Darlington Works 06/01/1950 10/02/1950 36 days Light Casual  
Darlington Works 28/11/1950 04/01/1951 38 days General
Boiler number 29461 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 21/01/1952 26/01/1952 6 days Light Casual
Modified pony truck
 
Darlington Works 05/05/1952 24/06/1952 51 days Light Casual  
Darlington Works 22/09/1952 04/10/1952 13 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 17/08/1953 16/09/1953 31 days General
Boiler number 29475 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 12/02/1955 11/03/1955 28 days General
Boiler number 29507 (Diagram 109)
 
Inverurie Works 20/03/1956 21/03/1956 2 days Unclassified
Tender floor welded
 
Darlington Works 02/10/1956 01/11/1956 31 days General
Boiler number 3125 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 02/06/1958 04/07/1958 33 days Heavy Intermediate  
Darlington Works 15/02/1960 18/03/1960 33 days General
Boiler number 29531 (Diagram 109)
Automatic Train Control (ATC) fitted
 
Darlington Works 11/10/1960 08/02/1961 121 days Heavy Casual
Separate cylinders fitted (monobloc replaced)
 
Darlington Works 05/04/1963 10/05/1963 36 days General
Boiler number 29448 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 22/05/1963 23/05/1963 2 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 01/03/1965 01/04/1965 32 days Light Casual  

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
22/12/1937 To Service To service as LNER Number 4795
Built at Darlington Works, Works Number
Allocated to New England (NWE)
Diagram 109 boiler fitted
   
21/05/1938 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 21/05/1938. Dep: 25/05/1938.    
15/03/1939 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 15/03/1939. Dep: 18/03/1939.    
29/04/1939 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 29/04/1939. Dep: 01/07/1939.    
29/03/1941 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 29/03/1941. Dep: 03/05/1941.    
01/05/1943 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 01/05/1943. Dep: 22/05/1943.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 2923 (Diagram 109)
   
09/03/1944 Allocation Reallocated to Doncaster (DON)    
03/02/1945 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 03/02/1945. Dep: 24/03/1945.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3000 (Diagram 109)
   
13/10/1945 Allocation Reallocated to St Margarets (STM)    
1946 Number Allocated Allocated number 724 but not taken up    
30/06/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 824    
26/09/1946 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 26/09/1946. Dep: 01/11/1946.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3053 (Diagram 109)
   
27/01/1947 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdeen Ferryhill (ABD)    
01/10/1947 Works Visit Works Visit - Cowlairs Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 01/10/1947. Dep: 04/10/1947.    
27/05/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 27/05/1948. Dep: 16/07/1948.
Work undertaken:
Renumbered to BR 60824
   
21/07/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 21/07/1948. Dep: 24/07/1948.    
23/10/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Cowlairs Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 23/10/1948. Dep: 30/10/1948.    
06/01/1950 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 06/01/1950. Dep: 10/02/1950.    
28/11/1950 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 28/11/1950. Dep: 04/01/1951.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29461 (Diagram 109)
   
21/01/1952 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 21/01/1952. Dep: 26/01/1952.
Work undertaken:
Modified pony truck
   
05/05/1952 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 05/05/1952. Dep: 24/06/1952.    
22/09/1952 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 22/09/1952. Dep: 04/10/1952.    
17/08/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 17/08/1953. Dep: 16/09/1953.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29475 (Diagram 109)
   
12/02/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 12/02/1955. Dep: 11/03/1955.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29507 (Diagram 109)
   
20/03/1956 Works Visit Works Visit - Inverurie Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 20/03/1956. Dep: 21/03/1956.
Work undertaken:
Tender floor welded
   
02/10/1956 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 02/10/1956. Dep: 01/11/1956.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3125 (Diagram 109)
   
02/06/1958 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Heavy Intermediate) - Arr: 02/06/1958. Dep: 04/07/1958.    
01/01/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Haymarket (64B)    
10/11/1959 Allocation Reallocated to St Margarets (64A)    
15/02/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 15/02/1960. Dep: 18/03/1960.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29531 (Diagram 109)
Automatic Train Control (ATC) fitted
   
11/10/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Heavy Casual) - Arr: 11/10/1960. Dep: 08/02/1961.
Work undertaken:
Separate cylinders fitted (monobloc replaced)
   
05/04/1963 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 05/04/1963. Dep: 10/05/1963.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29448 (Diagram 109)
   
22/05/1963 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 22/05/1963. Dep: 23/05/1963.    
01/03/1965 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 01/03/1965. Dep: 01/04/1965.    
26/09/1966 Withdrawn Condemned as 60824 from St Margarets (64A)    
11/1966 Scrapped Broken up by Motherwell Machinery and Scrap: Wishaw    

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