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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 7956 m/e 11/1923
British Railways 47956 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 5748
To Service During 11/1923
Withdrawal Sat 27/11/1948
Scrapping During y/e 1948
Service Life 25 yrs , 27 dys

Code Name From Date
9B (New) m/e 11/1923
8A Edge Hill on 01/01/1948
   Withdrawn on 27/11/1948

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 8A Edge Hill w/e 12/07/1947
WDN 8A Edge Hill w/e 27/11/1948

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1923 To Service To service as London, Midland & Scottish Railway Number 7956
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 5748
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Edge Hill (8A)    
27/11/1948 Withdrawn Condemned as 7956    
1949 Number Allocated Allocated number 47956 but not taken up    

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