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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 78 m/e 07/1921
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5078   01/03/1924
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 1362   15/09/1946
British Railways (BR 1st) 61362   Not applied

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class B7
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
B7/107/1921
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 07/1921
Withdrawal Wed 20/04/1949 off Sheffield Darnall (SHF)
Scrapping Carriage Works (Dukinfield)
Service Life 27 yrs, 9 mths , 21 dys

Notes
Notes Into Gorton for cutting up 23/4/49 but cut at Dukinfield

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 07/1921
GOR Gorton on 30/07/1921
IMM Immingham on 27/08/1932
GOR Gorton on 20/10/1932
WFD Woodford Halse on 20/02/1936
GOR Gorton on 30/10/1943
SHF Sheffield Darnall on 01/07/1945
   Withdrawn on 20/04/1949

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN SHF Sheffield Darnall on 20/04/1949

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
07/1921 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 73)
04/09/1926 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 1927)
29/09/1928 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 1848)
18/06/1932 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 503)
15/02/1936 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 791)
03/07/1937 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 763)
04/02/1939 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 1922)
23/11/1940 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 583)
12/06/1943 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3017)
17/02/1945 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 791)
24/05/1947 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3019)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 15/12/1923 01/03/1924 78 days General
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 5078
 
Gorton Works 08/05/1926 04/09/1926 120 days General
Boiler number 1927 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 09/06/1928 29/09/1928 113 days General
Boiler number 1848 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 05/07/1930 16/08/1930 43 days General  
Gorton Works 28/05/1932 18/06/1932 22 days General
Boiler number 503 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 09/06/1934 07/07/1934 29 days General  
Gorton Works 25/01/1936 15/02/1936 22 days General
Boiler number 791 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 12/06/1937 03/07/1937 22 days General
Boiler number 763 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 14/01/1939 04/02/1939 22 days General
Boiler number 1922 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 02/11/1940 23/11/1940 22 days General
Boiler number 583 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 19/05/1943 12/06/1943 25 days General
Boiler number 3017 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 13/01/1945 17/02/1945 36 days General
Boiler number 791 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 26/04/1947 24/05/1947 29 days General
Boiler number 3019 (Diagram 13)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1921 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 78
Built at Gorton Works, Works Number
Diagram 13 boiler fitted
   
30/07/1921 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
27/08/1932 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (IMM)    
20/10/1932 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
20/02/1936 Allocation Reallocated to Woodford Halse (WFD)    
30/10/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
01/07/1945 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    
15/09/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 1362    
1948 Number Allocated Allocated number 61362 but not taken up    
20/04/1949 Withdrawn Condemned as 1362 from Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    

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