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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (Orig) 13164 on 09/04/1930
London, Midland & Scottish Railway (1934) 2864   04/09/1934
British Railways 42864   30/04/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Hughes
Class CRAB
Company History LMS
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Crewe Works
Order Number 342
To Service Sat 09/04/1930
Withdrawal Sat 22/07/1961
Service Life 31 yrs, 3 mths , 13 dys

Scrapping During 10/1961

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) on 09/04/1930
26B   Agecroft on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
27B   Aintree w/e 07/02/1959
27D   Wigan Central (L&Y) w/e 12/03/1960
     Withdrawn on 22/07/1961

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 27B Aintree 4w/e 28/02/1959
ALLOC 27D Wigan Central (L&Y) 4w/e 26/03/1960
WDN   on 20/07/1961
ALLOC 41B Sheffield Grimesthorpe 4w/e 05/08/1961
ALLOC 91E To Eastern Region 5w/e 05/08/1961

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
31/07/1961 First Crabs condemned The first three Hughes Class 6P5F 2-6-0 locos. to be withdrawn were 42864 an 42893 of Sheffield Grimesthorpe (411B), and 42930 of Canklow (41D); simultaneously condemned in July. In view of the present trend, it is hardly surprising that the first inroads have been made into the 'Crabs'. SLS/196109

Date Event Details Source See Also
09/04/1930 To Service To service as London, Midland & Scottish Railway Number 13164
Built at Crewe Works
04/09/1934 Renumbered Renumbered to 2864    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Agecroft (26B)    
30/04/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 42864    
07/02/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Aintree (27B)    
12/03/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Wigan Central (L&Y) (27D)    
22/07/1961 Withdrawn Condemned as 42864    
10/1961 Scrapped Scrapped    

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