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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Western Railway 731 m/e 04/1923
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 7936 m/e 05/1928
British Railways 47936 m/e Not applied

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Beames
Class 7F
Company History LNWR/LMS
Rebuild History
Wheels 0-8-4T
Builder Crewe Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 5728
To Service During 04/1923
Withdrawal During 06/1949
Scrapping During 06/1949
Service Life 26 yrs , 2 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 04/1923
9D Buxton (LNWR) on 01/01/1948
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1949

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 8A Edge Hill w/e 07/05/1949
WDN   w/e 11/06/1949

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1923 To Service To service as London and North Western Railway Number 731
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 5728
05/1928 Renumbered Renumbered to 7936    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Buxton (LNWR) (9D)    
1949 Number Allocated Allocated number 47936 but not taken up    
06/1949 Withdrawn Condemned as 7936    

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