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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 869 m/e 02/1899
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5869 m/e 08/1925

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Pollitt
Class D6
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
Works Number 3987
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Vacuum
To Service During 02/1899
Withdrawal During 06/1943
Service Life 44 yrs , 4 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 02/1899
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1943

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
1902 Westinghouse Brake fitted
04/1914 Superheated boiler fitted
03/1932 Modified to conform to LNER Gauge
01/1934 Westinghouse Brake removed

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1899 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 869
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd., Works Number 3987
1902 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake fitted    
04/1914 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
08/1925 Renumbered Renumbered to 5869    
03/1932 Modification Modification: Modified to conform to LNER Gauge    
01/1934 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake removed    
06/1943 Withdrawn Condemned as 5869    

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