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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
North Eastern Railway 279 m/e 06/1888

Locomotive Specifics
Designer T. Worsdell
Class F8
Company History NER/LNER
Rebuild History
F8 17in06/1888
F8 (2-4-2T)09/1911
Wheels 2-4-2T
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Westinghouse
To Service During 06/1888
Withdrawal During 09/1931
Service Life 43 yrs , 3 mths


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 06/1888
     Withdrawn m/e 09/1931

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
04/1929 Vacuum Ejector fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1888 To Service To service as North Eastern Railway Number 279    
04/1929 Modification Modification: Vacuum Ejector fitted    
09/1931 Withdrawn Condemned as 279    

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