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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Western Railway 2483 m/e 03/1883
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 7638 m/e 09/1927
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (Duplicate) 27638 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 2615
Fittings (as built)
Boiler Diagram Precursor
Safety Valves Ramsbottom
To Service During 03/1883
Withdrawal During 07/1934
Service Life 51 yrs, 4 mths , 1 dy


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 03/1883
     Withdrawn m/e 07/1934

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
08/1925 Push and Pull Fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
03/1883 To Service To service as London and North Western Railway Number 2483
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 2615
08/1925 Modification Modification: Push and Pull Fitted    
09/1927 Renumbered Renumbered to 7638    
07/1934 Withdrawn Condemned as 7638    
1935 Renumbered Renumbered to 27638    

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