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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (1st) 13248 on 10/11/1933
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (1934) 2948   30/08/1935
British Railways 42948   02/10/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer W. Stanier
Class 6P5F
Company History LMS
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Crewe Works
Works Number 116
To Service Sat 10/11/1933
Withdrawal Sat 23/10/1965 off Heaton Mersey (9F)
Service Life 31 yrs, 11 mths , 13 dys

Scrapping During 01/1966

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
12A   (New) on 10/11/1933
12B   Carlisle Upperby w/e 13/07/1935
8A   Edge Hill w/e 26/10/1935
12A   Carlisle Kingmoor w/e 28/12/1935
8C   Speke Junction w/e 22/01/1938
4A   Shrewsbury w/e 04/06/1938
8A   Edge Hill w/e 13/08/1938
7B   Bangor w/e 17/08/1940
3D   Aston w/e 25/06/1949
5B   Crewe South w/e 26/09/1953
3D   Aston w/e 31/10/1953
1A   Willesden w/e 05/12/1953
5B   Crewe South w/e 08/12/1956
5D   Stoke w/e 24/11/1962
8F   Springs Branch (Wigan) w/e 14/12/1963
9F   Heaton Mersey w/e 05/1965
     Withdrawn on 23/10/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 3D Aston w/e 25/06/1949
LOAN 5B Crewe South 4w/e 03/10/1953
EXLOAN 3D Aston 4w/e 31/10/1953
ALLOC 1A Willesden 4w/e 26/12/1953
ALLOC 5B Crewe South 4w/e 29/12/1956
ALLOC 5D Stoke 4w/e 01/12/1962
ALLOC 8F Springs Branch (Wigan) 5w/e 11/01/1964
ALLOC 9G Gorton 5w/e 12/06/1965
ALLOC 9F Heaton Mersey 5w/e 12/06/1965
WDN   w/e 23/10/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
10/11/1933 To Service To service as London, Midland & Scottish Railway Number 13248
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 116
13/07/1935 Allocation Reallocated to Carlisle Upperby (12B)    
30/08/1935 Renumbered Renumbered to 2948    
26/10/1935 Allocation Reallocated to Edge Hill (8A)    
28/12/1935 Allocation Reallocated to Carlisle Kingmoor (12A)    
22/01/1938 Allocation Reallocated to Speke Junction (8C)    
04/06/1938 Allocation Reallocated to Shrewsbury (4A)    
13/08/1938 Allocation Reallocated to Edge Hill (8A)    
17/08/1940 Allocation Reallocated to Bangor (7B)    
02/10/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 42948    
25/06/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Aston (3D)    
26/09/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe South (5B)    
31/10/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Aston (3D)    
05/12/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Willesden (1A)    
08/12/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe South (5B)    
24/11/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Stoke (5D)    
14/12/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Springs Branch (Wigan) (8F)    
05/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Heaton Mersey (9F)    
23/10/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 42948 from Heaton Mersey (9F)    
01/1966 Scrapped Scrapped    

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