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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Western Railway 723 m/e 02/1906
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (1st) 5239 m/e 01/1928
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (Dup.) 25239 m/e Not applied

Names Carried
Date From Name
02/1906 COPTIC

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Whale
Class Precursor
Company History LNWR/LMS
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Crewe Works
Works Number 4530
To Service During 02/1906
Withdrawal During 01/1936
Scrapping During y/e 1936
Service Life 29 yrs , 11 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 02/1906
   Withdrawn m/e 01/1936

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
07/1923 Superheated boiler fitted
07/1923 Rebuilt with Piston Valves

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1906 To Service To service as London and North Western Railway Number 723, name: COPTIC
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 4530
07/1923 Modification Modification: Rebuilt with Piston Valves    
07/1923 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
01/1928 Renumbered Renumbered to 5239    
1936 Number Allocated Allocated number 25239 but not taken up    
01/1936 Withdrawn Condemned as 5239    

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