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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great North of Scotland Railway 1 m/e 12/1878
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 6801 m/e Not applied

Locomotive Specifics
Designer W. Cowan
Class D39
Company History GNSR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Neilson, Reid & Co.
Order Number E490
Works Number 2360
Fittings (as built)
Train Brakes Steam
To Service During 12/1878
Withdrawal During 08/1925
Service Life 46 yrs, 8 mths , 1 dy


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 12/1878
     Withdrawn m/e 08/1925

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced

Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1878 To Service To service as Great North of Scotland Railway Number 1
Built at Neilson, Reid & Co., Works Number 2360
1924 Number Allocated Allocated number 6801 but not taken up    
08/1925 Withdrawn Condemned as 1