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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 2661 m/e 09/1927
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 9701 m/e 09/1946
British Railways 69701 m/e 06/1950

Locomotive Specifics
Designer A. Hill
Class N7
Company History GER/LNER
Rebuild History
N7/3 (0-6-2T)10/1947
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Beardmore, Dalmuir, Glasgow
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 324
Fittings (as built)
Condenser Fitted
Engine Brakes Steam Brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service During 09/1927
Withdrawal Sun 04/12/1960
Service Life 33 yrs, 3 mths , 3 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 09/1927
STR   Stratford on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
IPS   Ipswich w/e 23/10/1948
30A   Stratford w/e 14/05/1950
30E   Colchester w/e 16/07/1950
30A   Stratford 4w/e 21/07/1951
30A   Stratford 3w/e 28/07/1951
     Withdrawn on 04/12/1960

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC IPS Ipswich w/e 23/10/1948
ALLOC 30A Stratford w/e 14/05/1950
ALLOC 30E Colchester w/e 16/07/1950
ALLOC 30A Stratford 3w/e 28/07/1951
WDN   on 04/12/1960

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
07/1933 Westinghouse brake with Vacuum Ejector
09/1936 Condensers removed

Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1927 To Service To service as London and North Eastern Railway Number 2661
Built at Beardmore, Dalmuir, Glasgow, Works Number 324
07/1933 Modification Modification: Westinghouse brake with Vacuum Ejector    
09/1936 Modification Modification: Condensers removed    
09/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 9701    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Stratford (STR)    
23/10/1948 Allocation Reallocated to Ipswich (IPS)    
14/05/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
06/1950 Renumbered Renumbered to 69701    
16/07/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Colchester (30E)    
21/07/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
28/07/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
04/12/1960 Withdrawn Condemned as 69701    

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