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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 2646 m/e 07/1927
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 9686 m/e 12/1946
British Railways 69686 m/e 06/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer A. Hill
Class N7
Company History GER/LNER
Rebuild History
N7/3 (0-6-2T)12/1943
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Beardmore, Dalmuir, Glasgow
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 309
Fittings (as built)
Condenser Fitted
Engine Brakes Steam Brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service During 07/1927
Withdrawal Sun 10/09/1961
Service Life 34 yrs, 2 mths , 11 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 07/1927
STR   Stratford on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
30E   Colchester w/e 31/01/1959
30A   Stratford w/e 09/05/1959
30F   Parkeston Quay w/e 30/07/1960
30A   Stratford w/e 22/10/1960
     Withdrawn on 10/09/1961

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 30E Colchester 4w/e 21/02/1959
ALLOC 30A Stratford 4w/e 16/05/1959
ALLOC 30F Parkeston Quay 5w/e 06/08/1960
ALLOC 30A Stratford 4w/e 29/10/1960
WDN   on 10/09/1961

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
04/1937 Condensers removed
03/1939 Westinghouse brake with Vacuum Ejector

Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1927 To Service To service as London and North Eastern Railway Number 2646
Built at Beardmore, Dalmuir, Glasgow, Works Number 309
04/1937 Modification Modification: Condensers removed    
03/1939 Modification Modification: Westinghouse brake with Vacuum Ejector    
12/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 9686    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Stratford (STR)    
06/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 69686    
31/01/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Colchester (30E)    
09/05/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
30/07/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Parkeston Quay (30F)    
22/10/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
10/09/1961 Withdrawn Condemned as 69686    

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