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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 872 m/e 02/1899
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5872 m/e 10/1925

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Pollitt
Class D6
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
Works Number 3990
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Vacuum
To Service During 02/1899
Withdrawal During 03/1933
Service Life 34 yrs , 28 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 02/1899
     Withdrawn m/e 03/1933

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
02/1913 Superheated boiler fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1899 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 872
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd., Works Number 3990
02/1913 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
10/1925 Renumbered Renumbered to 5872    
03/1933 Withdrawn Condemned as 5872    

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