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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Eastern Railway 225 m/e 11/1907
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 7225 y/e 1924

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Holden
Class F4
Company History GER/LNER
Wheels 2-4-2T
Builder Stratford Works
Order Number H63
Fittings (as built)
Condenser Fitted
Engine Brakes Westinghouse
To Service During 11/1907
Withdrawal During 05/1935
Service Life 27 yrs, 5 mths , 30 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 11/1907
     Withdrawn m/e 05/1935
MEL     w/e 17/12/1949

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC MEL   w/e 17/12/1949

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
06/09/1947 Stratford Works New boilers are being made for at least two non-standard classes. Those noted were:-Nos. 2446 dated 1947 on Class 'F6' No. 7225, 2447 dated 1947 waiting to go on Class 'F6' No. 7220, 4476/47 on Class 'J20/l' No. 4688 (which had previously carried a similar round top-boiler, 4477/47 on Class 'J20/1' No. 4693 and 4478/47 waiting to go on Class 'J20/1' No. 4677. The above boilers all have round-top fireboxes. SLS/194710

Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1907 To Service To service as Great Eastern Railway Number 225
Built at Stratford Works
1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 7225    
05/1935 Withdrawn Condemned as 7225    
17/12/1949 Allocation      

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