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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 2650 m/e 08/1927
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 9690 m/e 10/1946
British Railways 69690 m/e 05/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer A. Hill
Class N7
Company History GER/LNER
Rebuild History
N7/3 (0-6-2T)01/1955
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Beardmore, Dalmuir, Glasgow
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 313
Fittings (as built)
Condenser Fitted
Engine Brakes Steam Brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service During 08/1927
Withdrawal Fri 13/01/1961
Service Life 33 yrs, 5 mths , 13 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 08/1927
HAT   Hatfield on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
NEA   Neasden m/e 07/1949
NEA   Neasden w/e 09/07/1949
34A   Kings Cross w/e 15/09/1951
34A   Kings Cross 5w/e 22/09/1951
32A   Norwich Thorpe 5w/e 21/03/1953
32C   Lowestoft 3w/e 16/06/1956
31A   Cambridge 4w/e 20/10/1956
32C   Lowestoft 4w/e 16/08/1958
30A   Stratford w/e 18/04/1959
30F   Parkeston Quay w/e 30/01/1960
30A   Stratford w/e 07/01/1961
     Withdrawn on 13/01/1961

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC NEA Neasden w/e 09/07/1949
ALLOC 34A Kings Cross w/e 15/09/1951
ALLOC 32A Norwich Thorpe 4w/e 21/03/1953
ALLOC 32C Lowestoft 4w/e 23/06/1956
ALLOC 31A Cambridge 4w/e 13/10/1956
ALLOC 32C Lowestoft 4w/e 09/08/1958
ALLOC 30A Stratford 4w/e 18/04/1959
ALLOC 30F Parkeston Quay 4w/e 20/02/1960
WDN   on 13/01/1961

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
07/1935 Condensers removed
06/1949 Push and Pull Fitted

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
31/07/1961 Stratford Works (foundry) Steam locomotives-Old Works: 68633; waiting cut-up 67726, 68924; foundry 68612, 69690 SLS/196109

Date Event Details Source See Also
08/1927 To Service To service as London and North Eastern Railway Number 2650
Built at Beardmore, Dalmuir, Glasgow, Works Number 313
07/1935 Modification Modification: Condensers removed    
10/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 9690    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Hatfield (HAT)    
05/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 69690    
06/1949 Modification Modification: Push and Pull Fitted    
07/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Neasden (NEA)    
09/07/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Neasden (NEA)    
15/09/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Kings Cross (34A)    
22/09/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Kings Cross (34A)    
21/03/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Norwich Thorpe (32A)    
16/06/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Lowestoft (32C)    
20/10/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Cambridge (31A)    
16/08/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Lowestoft (32C)    
18/04/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
30/01/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Parkeston Quay (30F)    
07/01/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
13/01/1961 Withdrawn Condemned as 69690    

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