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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 581   02/1891
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5581   10/1925
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 7098   Not applied

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 02/1891
Withdrawal During 07/1945
Service Life 54 yrs, 4 mths , 30 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 02/1891
     Withdrawn m/e 07/1945

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
08/1915 Saturated Diagram 20 Boiler Fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1891 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 581
Built at Gorton Works
08/1915 Modification Modification: Saturated Diagram 20 Boiler Fitted    
10/1925 Renumbered Renumbered to 5581    
07/1945 Withdrawn Condemned as 5581    
1946 Number Allocated Allocated number 7098 but not taken up    

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