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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Western Railway 2531 m/e 02/1895
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 8978 m/e 06/1926

Locomotive Specifics
Designer F. Webb
Class A Compound
Company History LNWR/LMS
Rebuild History
Wheels 0-8-0
Builder Crewe Works
Works Number 3551
To Service During 02/1895
Withdrawal During 11/1932
Service Life 37 yrs , 9 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 02/1895
   Withdrawn m/e 11/1932

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1895 To Service To service as London and North Western Railway Number 2531
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 3551
06/1926 Renumbered Renumbered to 8978    
11/1932 Withdrawn Condemned as 8978    

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