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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Western Railway 310 m/e 12/1904
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (1st) 5290 m/e 09/1923
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (Dup.) 25290 m/e Not applied

Names Carried
Date From Name
12/1904 ACHILLES

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Whale
Class Precursor
Company History LNWR/LMS
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Crewe Works
Works Number 4455
To Service During 12/1904
Withdrawal During 10/1936
Scrapping During y/e 1936
Service Life 31 yrs , 10 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 12/1904
   Withdrawn m/e 10/1936

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
06/1914 Superheated boiler fitted
06/1914 Rebuilt with Piston Valves

Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1904 To Service To service as London and North Western Railway Number 310, name: ACHILLES
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 4455
06/1914 Modification Modification: Rebuilt with Piston Valves    
06/1914 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
09/1923 Renumbered Renumbered to 5290    
1936 Number Allocated Allocated number 25290 but not taken up    
10/1936 Withdrawn Condemned as 5290    

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