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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great North of Scotland Railway 78 m/e 12/1893
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 6878 m/e 06/1924
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 2225 m/e 11/1946
British Railways 62225 w/e 04/12/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Johnson / W. Pickersgill
Class D41
Company History GNSR/LNER
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Neilson, Reid & Co.
Order Number E711
Works Number 4640
Fittings (as built)
Boiler Diagram 88
Train Brakes Westinghouse
To Service During 12/1893
Withdrawal Fri 20/02/1953
Scrapping During 06/1953
Service Life 59 yrs, 2 mths , 21 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 12/1893
KIT Kittybrewster on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
61C Keith 4w/e 23/12/1950
   Withdrawn on 20/02/1953

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 61C Keith m/e 31/12/1950
WDN   on 20/02/1953

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
07/1913 Steam heating apparatus
03/1927 Vacuum Ejector fitted


Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1893 To Service To service as Great North of Scotland Railway Number 78
Built at Neilson, Reid & Co., Works Number 4640
   
06/1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 6878    
03/1927 Modification Modification: Vacuum Ejector fitted    
11/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 2225    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Kittybrewster (KIT)    
04/12/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 62225    
23/12/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Keith (61C)    
20/02/1953 Withdrawn Condemned as 62225    

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