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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Western Railway 615 m/e 02/1883
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 7648 y/e 1928
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (Duplicate) 27648 y/e 1935

Locomotive Specifics
Designer F. Webb
Class Coal Tank
Company History LNWR/LMS
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Crewe Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 2604
Fittings (as built)
Boiler Diagram Precursor
Safety Valves Ramsbottom
To Service During 02/1883
Withdrawal During 01/1948
Service Life 64 yrs , 11 mths

Disposal

Allocations
Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 02/1883
     Withdrawn m/e 01/1948

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 4E Tredegar w/e 30/08/1947
WDN 4E Tredegar w/e 10/01/1948

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
31/03/1948 Crewe Works New construction for the past month includes three more class '5' Caprotti 4-6-0's, Nos. 4750 , 4751 and 4752 completed on 17/2, 24/2 and 5/3 respectively, class '7P' 4-6-2 No. 6257 completed on 26/2, and 'Royal Scot' conversion No. 6154 completed on 27/2. It is understood that No. 6105 is the next 'Royal Scot' to be rebuilt with a tapered boiler. No. 6257 bears the name City of Salford, and on 3/3 was noted in photographic livery on the weighbridge. It has all the latest modifications incorporated in No. 6256, and is No. 5 of order E 464. A Johnson '2F' 0-6-0 No. 3084 (Ex 2D) has been allocated to the C.M.E. Dept., Crewe, and is to be used on the daily trip between the Works and Basford Hall Sidings. Ex L. & N.W.R. engines continue to disappear steadily; among the latest batch of engines to go to the scrap heap were Service locomotives Nos. 3248/9 (the last 0-4-2ST Crane engines) and 0-4-0ST No. 3084. Scrapping dates from the middle of January are as follows:-W/E 17/1: Nos. 9206, 28343; w/e 24/1, 9374, 28546, 28550; w/e 31/1, 6674, 25791; w/e 7/2, 6754, 25775; w/e 14/2, 9182, 27648; w/e 21/2, 7715, 9175; w/e 28/2, 3084, 3249, 9251, 28117; w/e 6/3, 3248, 6729 an 28145 SLS/194804

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1883 To Service To service as London and North Western Railway Number 615
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 2604
   
1928 Renumbered Renumbered to 7648    
1935 Renumbered Renumbered to 27648    
01/1948 Withdrawn Condemned as 27648    

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