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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 588   09/1890
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 5588   10/1926

Locomotive Specifics
Designer T. Parker
Class F1
Company History MSLR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 2-4-2T
Builder Neilson, Reid & Co.
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 4128
Fittings (as built)
Boiler Diagram 20 (Belpaire firebox)
Train Brakes Vacuum
To Service During 09/1890
Withdrawal During 07/1931
Service Life 40 yrs, 9 mths , 30 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 09/1890
     Withdrawn m/e 07/1931
31A   Cambridge m/e 31/01/1951

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 31A Cambridge m/e 31/01/1951

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
01/1913 Saturated Diagram 20 Boiler Fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1890 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 588
Built at Neilson, Reid & Co., Works Number 4128
01/1913 Modification Modification: Saturated Diagram 20 Boiler Fitted    
10/1926 Renumbered Renumbered to 5588    
07/1931 Withdrawn Condemned as 5588    
31/01/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (31A)    

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