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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 7009 y/e c. 0
Great Eastern Railway 9 m/e 01/1912
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 7238 m/e 05/1946
British Railways 67238 m/e 01/1951

Locomotive Specifics
Designer S. Holden
Class F6
Company History GER/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 2-4-2T
Builder Stratford Works
Order Number A71
Fittings (as built)
Condenser Fitted
Engine Brakes Westinghouse
To Service During 01/1912
Withdrawal Mon 07/11/1955
Service Life 43 yrs, 10 mths , 7 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 01/1912
BSE   Bury St Edmunds on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
CAM   Cambridge m/e 07/1949
CAM   Cambridge m/e 30/11/1949
31E   Bury St Edmunds 4w/e 09/08/1952
31E   Bury St Edmunds 5w/e 23/08/1952
31A   Cambridge 4w/e 20/06/1953
     Withdrawn on 07/11/1955

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 31E Bury St Edmunds 4w/e 09/08/1952
ALLOC 31A Cambridge 4w/e 13/06/1953
WDN   on 07/11/1955

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
10/1927 Vacuum Ejector fitted
12/1936 Condensers removed

Date Event Details Source See Also
0000 Renumbered Renumbered to 7009    
01/1912 To Service To service as Great Eastern Railway Number 9
Built at Stratford Works
10/1927 Modification Modification: Vacuum Ejector fitted    
12/1936 Modification Modification: Condensers removed    
05/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 7238    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Bury St Edmunds (BSE)    
07/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (CAM)    
30/11/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (CAM)    
01/1951 Renumbered Renumbered to 67238    
09/08/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Bury St Edmunds (31E)    
23/08/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Bury St Edmunds (31E)    
20/06/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (31A)    
07/11/1955 Withdrawn Condemned as 67238    

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