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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 881 m/e 04/1899
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5881 m/e 07/1926

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Pollitt
Class D6
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
Works Number 3999
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Vacuum
To Service During 04/1899
Withdrawal During 12/1932
Service Life 33 yrs, 7 mths , 30 dys

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 04/1899
   Withdrawn m/e 12/1932

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
12/1912 Superheated boiler fitted
09/1928 Modified to conform to LNER Gauge

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1899 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 881
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd., Works Number 3999
12/1912 Modification Modification: Superheated boiler fitted    
07/1926 Renumbered Renumbered to 5881    
09/1928 Modification Modification: Modified to conform to LNER Gauge    
12/1932 Withdrawn Condemned as 5881