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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 578   11/1889
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5578   11/1924

Locomotive Specifics
Designer T. Parker
Class F1
Company History MSLR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 2-4-2T
Builder Gorton Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Fittings (as built)
Boiler Diagram 20 (Belpaire firebox)
Train Brakes Vacuum
To Service During 11/1889
Withdrawal During 10/1932
Service Life 42 yrs, 10 mths , 30 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 11/1889
     Withdrawn m/e 10/1932

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
08/1917 Saturated Diagram 20 Boiler Fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1889 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 578
Built at Gorton Works
08/1917 Modification Modification: Saturated Diagram 20 Boiler Fitted    
11/1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 5578    
10/1932 Withdrawn Condemned as 5578    

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