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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 877 m/e 03/1899
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5877 m/e 05/1926

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Pollitt
Class D6
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
Works Number 3995
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Vacuum
To Service During 03/1899
Withdrawal During 07/1932
Service Life 33 yrs, 4 mths , 1 dy


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 03/1899
     Withdrawn m/e 07/1932

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
04/1914 Superheated boiler fitted
05/1926 Modified to conform to LNER Gauge

Date Event Details Source See Also
03/1899 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 877
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd., Works Number 3995
04/1914 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
05/1926 Modification Modification: Modified to conform to LNER Gauge    
05/1926 Renumbered Renumbered to 5877    
07/1932 Withdrawn Condemned as 5877    

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