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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
War Dept. 8691 m/e 07/1944
War Dept. 78691 m/e 01/1945
LNER (1946) 3162 m/e 03/1947
BR (1st BR) 63162 w/e 08/05/1948
BR 90483 m/e 02/1951

Locomotive Specifics
Class WD/8
Company History WD
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Vulcan Foundry
Order Number 2300
Works Number 5092
To Service During 07/1944
Withdrawal Mon 02/03/1964
Scrapping During 03/1964 at Locomotive Works (Darlington)
Service Life 19 yrs, 8 mths , 1 dy

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 07/1944
91W To Western Region / GWR 4w/e 31/08/1951
84G Shrewsbury 4w/e 03/10/1953
84D Leamington 4w/e 24/04/1954
84C Banbury 4w/e 05/09/1959
41J Langwith Junction on 02/12/1962
   Withdrawn on 02/03/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
LOAN YK York (North) on 12/12/1945
ALLOC TWD Tweedmouth w/e 12/02/1949
ALLOC HLD Hull Dairycoates w/e 23/07/1949
ALLOC YK York (North) w/e 17/09/1949
ALLOC HLD Hull Dairycoates w/e 10/12/1949
LOAN 40B Immingham on 02/09/1951
ALLOC 40B Immingham w/e 08/09/1951
LOAN 91W To Western Region / GWR w/e 22/09/1951
LOAN 84D Leamington 8w/e 03/11/1951
ALLOC 84D Leamington 4w/e 11/07/1953
ALLOC 84G Shrewsbury 4w/e 03/10/1953
ALLOC 84D Leamington 4w/e 24/04/1954
ALLOC 84C Banbury 4w/e 05/09/1959
ALLOC 91E To Eastern Region on 02/12/1962
ALLOC 41J Langwith Junction 2w/e 15/12/1962
WDN   on 02/03/1964

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
31/12/1946 General The following Austerity Engines taken into N.E. Area stock on 28/12/46 and now classified O7:- Allocated: Newport: 70800/24/37/47/72, 77276/90, 77357, 77506, 78520/34/70, 78633/56/62/74/87/90, 78718, 79285. Heaton: 70815, 77146, 77298, 78577, 78646/53. Springhead: 70804, 77002, 77110, 77211/54, 77474, 78540. York: 77316, 77486, 78680/91/6/8/9, 79185, 79240/88 SLS/194704

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1944 To Service To service as WD Number 8691
Built at Vulcan Foundry, Works Number 5092
   
01/1945 Renumbered Renumbered to 78691    
03/1947 Renumbered Renumbered to 3162    
08/05/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 63162    
02/1951 Renumbered Renumbered to 90483    
31/08/1951 Allocation Reallocated to To Western Region / GWR (91W)    
03/10/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Shrewsbury (84G)    
24/04/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Leamington (84D)    
05/09/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Banbury (84C)    
08/12/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Langwith Junction (41J)    
02/03/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 90483    

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