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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
LNER (1924) 4796   06/01/1938
LNER (1946 1st) 725   Not applied
LNER (1946 2nd) 825   30/06/1946
BR 60825   23/04/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class V2
Company History LNER
Wheels 2-6-2
Builder Darlington Works
To Service Mon 06/01/1938 to Doncaster (DON)
Withdrawal Mon 27/04/1964 off Dundee Tay Bridge (62B)
Scrapping During 09/1964 at Locomotive Works (Cowlairs)
Service Life 26 yrs, 3 mths , 21 dys

Notes
Notes Into Cowlairs Works for cutting up 9/64

Allocations
Code Name From Date
DON Doncaster (New) 06/01/1938
STM St Margarets 13/10/1945
ABD Aberdeen Ferryhill 27/01/1947
64A St Margarets 20/11/1949
62B Dundee Tay Bridge 27/04/1964
   Withdrawn 27/04/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC STM St Margarets m/e 03/12/1945
ALLOC ABD Aberdeen Ferryhill 27/01/1947
ALLOC STM St Margarets w/e 26/11/1949
WDN   27/04/1964
ALLOC 62B Dundee Tay Bridge 4w/e 09/05/1964

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
06/01/1938 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 2923)
17/04/1943 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 2937)
03/05/1947 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 3014)
09/08/1949 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 3101)
20/06/1953 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29499)
25/06/1955 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29483)
06/04/1957 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 28051)
31/03/1959 Automatic Train Control (ATC) fitted
31/03/1959 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29419)
12/07/1960 Separate cylinders fitted (monobloc replaced)
12/01/1963 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 28073)


Works Visits
Works Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Darlington Works 30/06/1938 01/07/1938 2 days Unclassified  
Doncaster Works 07/03/1939 11/03/1939 5 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 27/05/1939 08/07/1939 43 days General  
Doncaster Works 22/02/1941 22/03/1941 29 days General  
Doncaster Works 13/03/1943 17/04/1943 36 days General
Boiler number 2937 (Diagram 109)
 
Doncaster Works 18/09/1943 02/10/1943 15 days Light Repair  
Doncaster Works 06/01/1945 17/02/1945 43 days General  
Doncaster Works 28/03/1947 03/05/1947 37 days General
Boiler number 3014 (Diagram 109)
 
Doncaster Works 15/05/1947 24/05/1947 10 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 30/03/1948 23/04/1948 25 days Light Repair
Renumbered to BR 60825
 
Darlington Works 29/05/1948 23/06/1948 26 days Light Repair  
Darlington Works 09/07/1948 27/07/1948 19 days Light Repair  
Darlington Works 15/06/1949 09/08/1949 56 days General
Boiler number 29497 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 11/07/1951 23/08/1951 44 days Heavy Intermediate  
Darlington Works 19/05/1953 20/06/1953 33 days General
Boiler number 8929 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 22/06/1953 25/06/1953 4 days Unclassified  
Cowlairs Works 27/10/1953 17/11/1953 22 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 25/05/1955 25/06/1955 32 days General
Boiler number 29483 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 27/06/1955 28/06/1955 2 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 07/05/1956 10/05/1956 4 days Light Casual  
Darlington Works 05/03/1957 06/04/1957 33 days General
Boiler number 28051 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 08/04/1957 10/04/1957 3 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 24/02/1959 31/03/1959 36 days General
Boiler number 29419 (Diagram 109)
Automatic Train Control (ATC) fitted
 
Cowlairs Works 12/01/1960 23/01/1960 12 days Light Casual  
Darlington Works 02/06/1960 12/07/1960 41 days Heavy Casual
Separate cylinders fitted (monobloc replaced)
 
Darlington Works 11/12/1962 12/01/1963 33 days General
Boiler number 28073 (Diagram 109)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
06/01/1938 To Service To service as LNER Number 4796
Built at Darlington Works, Works Number
Allocated to Doncaster (DON)
Diagram 109 boiler fitted
   
30/06/1938 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 30/06/1938. Dep: 01/07/1938.    
07/03/1939 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 07/03/1939. Dep: 11/03/1939.    
27/05/1939 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 27/05/1939. Dep: 08/07/1939.    
22/02/1941 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 22/02/1941. Dep: 22/03/1941.    
13/03/1943 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 13/03/1943. Dep: 17/04/1943.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 2937 (Diagram 109)
   
18/09/1943 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 18/09/1943. Dep: 02/10/1943.    
06/01/1945 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 06/01/1945. Dep: 17/02/1945.    
13/10/1945 Allocation Reallocated to St Margarets (STM)    
1946 Number Allocated Allocated number 725 but not taken up    
30/06/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 825    
27/01/1947 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdeen Ferryhill (ABD)    
28/03/1947 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (General) - Arr: 28/03/1947. Dep: 03/05/1947.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 3014 (Diagram 109)
   
15/05/1947 Works Visit Works Visit - Doncaster Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 15/05/1947. Dep: 24/05/1947.    
30/03/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 30/03/1948. Dep: 23/04/1948.
Work undertaken:
Renumbered to BR 60825
   
29/05/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 29/05/1948. Dep: 23/06/1948.    
09/07/1948 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Repair) - Arr: 09/07/1948. Dep: 27/07/1948.    
15/06/1949 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 15/06/1949. Dep: 09/08/1949.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29497 (Diagram 109)
   
20/11/1949 Allocation Reallocated to St Margarets (64A)    
11/07/1951 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Heavy Intermediate) - Arr: 11/07/1951. Dep: 23/08/1951.    
19/05/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 19/05/1953. Dep: 20/06/1953.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 8929 (Diagram 109)
   
22/06/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 22/06/1953. Dep: 25/06/1953.    
27/10/1953 Works Visit Works Visit - Cowlairs Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 27/10/1953. Dep: 17/11/1953.    
25/05/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 25/05/1955. Dep: 25/06/1955.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29483 (Diagram 109)
   
27/06/1955 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 27/06/1955. Dep: 28/06/1955.    
07/05/1956 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 07/05/1956. Dep: 10/05/1956.    
05/03/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 05/03/1957. Dep: 06/04/1957.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28051 (Diagram 109)
   
08/04/1957 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Unclassified) - Arr: 08/04/1957. Dep: 10/04/1957.    
24/02/1959 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 24/02/1959. Dep: 31/03/1959.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 29419 (Diagram 109)
Automatic Train Control (ATC) fitted
   
12/01/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Cowlairs Works (Light Casual) - Arr: 12/01/1960. Dep: 23/01/1960.    
02/06/1960 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (Heavy Casual) - Arr: 02/06/1960. Dep: 12/07/1960.
Work undertaken:
Separate cylinders fitted (monobloc replaced)
   
11/12/1962 Works Visit Works Visit - Darlington Works (General) - Arr: 11/12/1962. Dep: 12/01/1963.
Work undertaken:
Boiler number 28073 (Diagram 109)
   
27/04/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 60825 from Dundee Tay Bridge (62B)    
27/04/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Dundee Tay Bridge (62B)    
09/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Cowlairs    

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