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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Western Railway 2427 m/e 06/1917
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 5946 m/e 05/1927

Names Carried
Date From Name

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Cooke
Class Claughton
Company History LNWR/LMS
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Crewe Works
To Service During 06/1917
Withdrawal During 02/1941
Service Life 23 yrs , 8 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 06/1917
   Withdrawn m/e 02/1941

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
06/1928 Large boiler fitted
06/1928 Caprotti valve gear fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1917 To Service To service as London and North Western Railway Number 2427
Built at Crewe Works
01/1922 Naming Named 'DUKE OF CONNAUGHT'    
05/1927 Renumbered Renumbered to 5946    
06/1928 Modification Modification: Caprotti valve gear fitted    
06/1928 Modification Modification: Large boiler fitted    
02/1941 Withdrawn Condemned as 5946    

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