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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
North Eastern Railway 403 m/e 05/1888
London and North Eastern Railway 8243 m/e 12/1946
British Railways 68243 m/e Not applied

Locomotive Specifics
Designer T. Worsdell
Class J71
Company History NER/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 0-6-0T
Builder Darlington Works
To Service During 05/1888
Withdrawal During 03/1950
Service Life 61 yrs, 9 mths , 29 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 05/1888
HTN   Heaton on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
     Withdrawn m/e 03/1950

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN 52B Heaton on 02/03/1950

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
05/1888 To Service To service as North Eastern Railway Number 403
Built at Darlington Works
12/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 8243    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Heaton (HTN)    
1949 Number Allocated Allocated number 68243 but not taken up    
03/1950 Withdrawn Condemned as 8243    

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