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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Western Railway 217 m/e 02/1911
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 6956 m/e 04/1924

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Cooke
Class 2665
Company History LNWR/LMS
Wheels 4-6-2T
Builder Crewe Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 4956
To Service During 02/1911
Withdrawal During 04/1938
Service Life 27 yrs , 2 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 02/1911
   Withdrawn m/e 04/1938

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1911 To Service To service as London and North Western Railway Number 217
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 4956
04/1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 6956    
04/1938 Withdrawn Condemned as 6956    

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