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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 876 m/e 03/1899
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5876 m/e 03/1924

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Pollitt
Class D6
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
Works Number 3994
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Vacuum
To Service During 03/1899
Withdrawal During 05/1939
Service Life 40 yrs, 2 mths , 1 dy


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 03/1899
     Withdrawn m/e 05/1939

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
1903 Westinghouse Brake fitted
03/1913 Superheated boiler fitted
01/1928 Modified to conform to LNER Gauge
10/1932 Westinghouse Brake removed

Date Event Details Source See Also
03/1899 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 876
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd., Works Number 3994
1903 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake fitted    
03/1913 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
03/1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 5876    
01/1928 Modification Modification: Modified to conform to LNER Gauge    
10/1932 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake removed    
05/1939 Withdrawn Condemned as 5876    

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