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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 470 m/e 05/1922
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5470   09/02/1924
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 1378   22/11/1946
British Railways (BR 1st) 61378   Not applied

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class B7
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
B7/105/1922
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 05/1922
Withdrawal Thu 19/08/1948 off Sheffield Darnall (SHF)
Scrapping During 11/1948 at Locomotive Works (Darlington)
Service Life 26 yrs, 3 mths , 20 dys

Notes
Notes Into Gorton for cutting up 21/8/48 but cut up at Darlington 11/48

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 05/1922
GOR Gorton on 03/05/1922
SHF Sheffield Neepsend on 21/04/1924
GOR Gorton on 05/06/1924
CLK Colwick on 04/03/1937
ANN Annesley on 05/01/1938
GOR Gorton on 06/11/1943
SHF Sheffield Darnall on 15/09/1946
   Withdrawn on 19/08/1948

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN SHF Sheffield Darnall on 19/08/1948

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
05/1922 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 273)
21/09/1929 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 66)
08/04/1933 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 1846)
25/08/1934 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 784)
09/05/1936 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 1928)
26/02/1938 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 263)
14/10/1939 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3027)
23/08/1941 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3029)
06/11/1943 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 3012)
24/11/1945 Diagram 13 boiler fitted (number 583)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 27/10/1923 16/01/1924 82 days General  
Gorton Works 19/12/1925 13/03/1926 85 days General  
Gorton Works 24/09/1927 19/11/1927 57 days General  
Gorton Works 27/07/1929 21/09/1929 57 days General
Boiler number 66 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 13/06/1931 11/07/1931 29 days General  
Gorton Works 11/03/1933 08/04/1933 29 days General
Boiler number 1846 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 04/08/1934 25/08/1934 22 days General
Boiler number 784 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 18/04/1936 09/05/1936 22 days General
Boiler number 1928 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 12/02/1938 26/02/1938 15 days General
Boiler number 263 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 23/09/1939 14/10/1939 22 days General
Boiler number 3027 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 30/07/1941 23/08/1941 25 days General
Boiler number 3029 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 13/10/1943 06/11/1943 25 days General
Boiler number 3012 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 27/10/1945 24/11/1945 29 days General
Boiler number 583 (Diagram 13)
 
Gorton Works 21/12/1946 18/01/1947 29 days Light Repair
After collision
 
Gorton Works 13/09/1947 13/09/1947 1 day Light Repair  

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
05/1922 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 470
Built at Gorton Works, Works Number
Diagram 13 boiler fitted
   
03/05/1922 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
09/02/1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 5470    
21/04/1924 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Neepsend (SHF)    
05/06/1924 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
04/03/1937 Allocation Reallocated to Colwick (CLK)    
05/01/1938 Allocation Reallocated to Annesley (ANN)    
06/11/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
15/09/1946 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    
22/11/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 1378    
1948 Number Allocated Allocated number 61378 but not taken up    
19/08/1948 Withdrawn Condemned as 1378 from Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    

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