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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 2609 m/e 12/1927
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 9711 m/e 09/1946
British Railways 69711 m/e 12/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer A. Hill
Class N7
Company History GER/LNER
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Doncaster Works
Order Number 310
Works Number 1678
Fittings (as built)
Condenser Fitted
Engine Brakes Westinghouse brake with Vacuum Ejector
To Service During 12/1927
Withdrawal Mon 23/11/1959
Service Life 31 yrs, 11 mths , 24 dys


Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 12/1927
STR   Stratford on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
IPS   Ipswich w/e 28/05/1949
STR   Stratford w/e 04/06/1949
30E   Colchester 3w/e 31/05/1950
30E   Colchester m/e 30/06/1950
32B   Ipswich w/e 20/08/1950
30A   Stratford on 24/09/1950
31C   Kings Lynn w/e 08/10/1950
31C   Kings Lynn 4w/e 21/10/1950
30A   Stratford on 29/10/1950
30A   Stratford 4w/e 25/11/1950
     Withdrawn on 23/11/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC IPS Ipswich w/e 28/05/1949
ALLOC STR Stratford w/e 04/06/1949
ALLOC 30E Colchester m/e 30/06/1950
ALLOC 32B Ipswich w/e 20/08/1950
ALLOC 30A Stratford on 24/09/1950
ALLOC 31C Kings Lynn w/e 08/10/1950
ALLOC 30A Stratford on 29/10/1950
WDN   on 23/11/1959

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
12/1937 Condensers removed

Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1927 To Service To service as London and North Eastern Railway Number 2609
Built at Doncaster Works, Works Number 1678
12/1937 Modification Modification: Condensers removed    
09/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 9711    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Stratford (STR)    
28/05/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Ipswich (IPS)    
04/06/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (STR)    
12/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 69711    
31/05/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Colchester (30E)    
30/06/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Colchester (30E)    
20/08/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Ipswich (32B)    
24/09/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
08/10/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Kings Lynn (31C)    
21/10/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Kings Lynn (31C)    
29/10/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
25/11/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Stratford (30A)    
23/11/1959 Withdrawn Condemned as 69711    

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