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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 73 m/e 06/1921
London and North Eastern Railway (1923 Int) 73C   17/11/1923
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5073   14/11/1925
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 1361   21/08/1946
British Railways (BR 1st) 61361   Not applied

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class B7
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
B7/106/1921
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Gorton Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Steam Brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service During 06/1921
Withdrawal Fri 04/03/1949 off Sheffield Darnall (SHF)
Scrapping During 11/1949 at Carriage Works (Dukinfield)
Service Life 27 yrs, 9 mths , 1 dy

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 06/1921
GOR Gorton on 25/06/1921
IMM Immingham on 23/06/1931
GOR Gorton on 09/08/1931
WFD Woodford Halse on 22/01/1937
GOR Gorton on 24/10/1943
SHF Sheffield Darnall on 01/07/1945
   Withdrawn on 04/03/1949

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN SHF Sheffield Darnall on 04/03/1949

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
06/1921 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 69)
04/06/1927 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 160)
17/06/1933 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 69)
08/12/1934 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 77)
08/08/1936 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 559)
19/03/1938 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3021)
30/03/1940 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3011)
13/02/1943 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3037)
25/11/1944 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3022)
14/06/1947 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3037)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 01/09/1923 17/11/1923 78 days General
Renumbered to LNER (1923 Int) number 73C
 
Gorton Works 01/08/1925 14/11/1925 106 days General
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 5073
 
Gorton Works 09/04/1927 04/06/1927 57 days General
Boiler number 160 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 09/03/1929 20/04/1929 43 days General  
Gorton Works 02/05/1931 06/06/1931 36 days General  
Gorton Works 13/05/1933 17/06/1933 36 days General
Boiler number 69 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 17/02/1934 17/03/1934 29 days Light Repair  
Gorton Works 17/11/1934 08/12/1934 22 days General
Boiler number 77 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 11/07/1936 08/08/1936 29 days General
Boiler number 559 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 26/02/1938 19/03/1938 22 days General
Boiler number 3021 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 24/02/1940 30/03/1940 36 days General
Boiler number 3011 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 12/01/1943 13/02/1943 33 days General
Boiler number 3037 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 04/11/1944 25/11/1944 22 days General
Boiler number 3022 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 03/05/1947 14/06/1947 43 days General
Boiler number 3037 (Diagram 13)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1921 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 73
Built at Gorton Works, Works Number
Diagram 13 boiler fitted
   
25/06/1921 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
23/06/1931 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (IMM)    
09/08/1931 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
22/01/1937 Allocation Reallocated to Woodford Halse (WFD)    
24/10/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
01/07/1945 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    
21/08/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 1361    
1948 Number Allocated Allocated number 61361 but not taken up    
04/03/1949 Withdrawn Condemned as 1361 from Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    

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