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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Eastern Railway 666 m/e 06/1885
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 7666 y/e 1924

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Holden
Class F4
Company History GER/LNER
Rebuild History
F4 Joy06/1885
F4 Stephenson (2-4-2T)01/1897
Wheels 2-4-2T
Builder Stratford Works
Order Number E16
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Westinghouse
To Service During 06/1885
Withdrawal During 03/1926
Service Life 40 yrs, 8 mths , 28 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 06/1885
     Withdrawn m/e 03/1926

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
01/1897 160lb. Boiler fitted
01/1897 Stephenson Valve Gear fitted
01/1897 17½" Cylinders fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1885 To Service To service as Great Eastern Railway Number 666
Built at Stratford Works
01/1897 Modification Modification: 160lb. Boiler fitted    
01/1897 Modification Modification: 17½" Cylinders fitted    
01/1897 Modification Modification: Stephenson Valve Gear fitted    
1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 7666    
03/1926 Withdrawn Condemned as 7666    

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