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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Eastern Railway 663 m/e 03/1885
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 7663 y/e 1924

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Holden
Class F4
Company History GER/LNER
Rebuild History
F4 Joy03/1885
F4 Stephenson (2-4-2T)08/1895
Wheels 2-4-2T
Builder Stratford Works
Order Number E16
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Westinghouse
To Service During 03/1885
Withdrawal During 09/1925
Service Life 40 yrs, 6 mths , 2 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 03/1885
     Withdrawn m/e 09/1925

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
08/1895 140lb. Boiler fitted
08/1895 Stephenson Valve Gear fitted
08/1895 17½" Cylinders fitted
10/1907 160lb. Boiler fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
03/1885 To Service To service as Great Eastern Railway Number 663
Built at Stratford Works
08/1895 Modification Modification: 140lb. Boiler fitted    
08/1895 Modification Modification: 17½" Cylinders fitted    
08/1895 Modification Modification: Stephenson Valve Gear fitted    
10/1907 Modification Modification: 160lb. Boiler fitted    
1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 7663    
09/1925 Withdrawn Condemned as 7663    

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