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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 5073 m/e 06/1935
British Railways 45073 w/e 21/08/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer W. Stanier
Class 5MT
Company History LMS
Rebuild History
Black Five06/1935
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Crewe Works
Order Number 122
Works Number 239
To Service During 06/1935
Withdrawal w/e Sat 03/08/1968
Service Life 33 yrs, 2 mths , 3 dys

Scrapping During 03/1969

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 06/1935
5B   Crewe South on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
12A   Carlisle Upperby 4w/e 23/02/1957
3D   Aston 4w/e 10/08/1957
12A   Carlisle Upperby 4w/e 07/09/1957
5A   Crewe North 4w/e 30/11/1957
24J   Lancaster Green Ayre w/e 10/06/1961
8C   Speke Junction w/e 09/09/1961
8F   Springs Branch (Wigan) w/e 21/07/1962
26A   Newton Heath w/e 27/07/1963
9E   Trafford Park (LMS) w/e 28/11/1964
9B   Stockport Edgeley w/e 28/10/1967
9K   Bolton w/e 13/04/1968
10D   Lostock Hall w/e 06/07/1968
     Withdrawn w/e 03/08/1968

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 12A Carlisle Upperby 4w/e 23/02/1957
LOAN 3D Aston 4w/e 10/08/1957
LOAN 3D Aston 2w/e 12/08/1957
EXLOAN 12A Carlisle Upperby 2w/e 12/08/1957
EXLOAN 12A Carlisle Upperby 4w/e 07/09/1957
ALLOC 5A Crewe North 4w/e 02/11/1957
ALLOC 24J Lancaster Green Ayre 4w/e 01/07/1961
ALLOC 8C Speke Junction 4w/e 30/09/1961
ALLOC 8F Springs Branch (Wigan) 5w/e 04/08/1962
ALLOC 26A Newton Heath 4w/e 03/08/1963
ALLOC 9E Trafford Park (LMS) 4w/e 05/12/1964
ALLOC 9B Stockport Edgeley w/e 11/11/1967
ALLOC 9K Bolton w/e 11/05/1968
ALLOC 10D Lostock Hall on 01/07/1968
WDN 10D Lostock Hall w/e 03/08/1968

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
16/01/1966 Crewe Works (Erecting shop) Erecting shop: 44834/856, 45073/212/87/318. 45593 (repaint), 48340/723, 70005/11/40/5, 92013/32/71/90, D238, D249, D275, D296, D315/31/2/78/81, D1508/31/47/9/98, D1692, D1710, D8012 and D1991-1999, D1100; Electric shop: E3014/41/9/67, E26020/43, E27001; 'new' shop: D1533, D1617/36/81, D1754, D1803, D1970. Traverser area: D214, D243/92, D399, D5706/15/6, D8005, D1500/3/41/6/80, D160/83/94. 01700/51/64, D1840; Test area: D243/4, D1527/35/61/82. Old Cutting-up shop: D1515/73, D1788, D8016, E3045, D257. Waiting Works: 45350, 48683, 92020/208. Paint shop: 46235 (inside), D245, D252, D380, D1579, D1985-1990, D5709, 44871, 70051, 92107, 71000 (stored). SLS/196602

Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1935 To Service To service as London, Midland & Scottish Railway Number 5073
Built at Crewe Works, Works Number 239
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Crewe South (5B)    
21/08/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 45073    
23/02/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Carlisle Upperby (12A)    
10/08/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Aston (3D)    
07/09/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Carlisle Upperby (12A)    
30/11/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe North (5A)    
10/06/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Lancaster Green Ayre (24J)    
09/09/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Speke Junction (8C)    
21/07/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Springs Branch (Wigan) (8F)    
27/07/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Heath (26A)    
28/11/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Trafford Park (LMS) (9E)    
28/10/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Stockport Edgeley (9B)    
13/04/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Bolton (9K)    
06/07/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Lostock Hall (10D)    
03/08/1968 Withdrawn Condemned as 45073    
03/1969 Scrapped Scrapped    

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