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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 852 m/e 04/1898
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5852 m/e 07/1924

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Pollitt
Class D6
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Gorton Works
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Vacuum
To Service During 04/1898
Withdrawal During 06/1938
Service Life 40 yrs , 2 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 04/1898
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1938

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
10/1921 Superheated boiler fitted
03/1935 Modified to conform to LNER Gauge

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1898 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 852
Built at Gorton Works
10/1921 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
07/1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 5852    
03/1935 Modification Modification: Modified to conform to LNER Gauge    
06/1938 Withdrawn Condemned as 5852    

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