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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
North Eastern Railway 1646 m/e 09/1893
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 9418 m/e 12/1946
British Railways 69418 m/e 04/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer T. Worsdell
Class N9
Company History NER/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Darlington Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Steam
To Service During 09/1893
Withdrawal Mon 01/01/1951
Service Life 57 yrs, 4 mths , 1 dy

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 09/1893
AUK West Auckland by 01/01/1923 (Snapshot)
DAR Darlington on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
54A Sunderland 4w/e 23/09/1950
   Withdrawn on 01/01/1951

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC SUN Sunderland w/e 23/07/1949
ALLOC TDK Tyne Dock w/e 30/07/1949
ALLOC 54A Sunderland w/e 27/08/1950
WDN   on 01/01/1951

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
by 1923 Westinghouse Brake fitted
02/1929 Vacuum Ejector fitted
08/1944 Steam Brake fitted
08/1944 Westinghouse Brake removed

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
11/01/1943 LNER Notes On 11/1/1943, the 8 a.m. Perth-Edinburgh was hauled by 3401 Bantam Cock, with 9418 Dumbie-dykes as pilot up Glenfarg to Kincross Jc. Two days later 'J.39' 2980 (EFD) worked several locals on the Dundee-Tayport branch. 'K.3's' 1121 and 1106 were noted at Dundee on 30/12 and 3/1 respectively, while a most unusual visitor on 30/12 was 4475 Flying Fox on the 12.40 Aberdeen to Dundee. SLS/194302

Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1893 To Service To service as North Eastern Railway Number 1646
Built at Darlington Works
1923 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake fitted    
01/01/1923 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - West Auckland (AUK)    
02/1929 Modification Modification: Vacuum Ejector fitted    
08/1944 Modification Modification: Steam Brake fitted    
08/1944 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake removed    
12/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 9418    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Darlington (DAR)    
04/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 69418    
23/09/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Sunderland (54A)    
01/01/1951 Withdrawn Condemned as 69418    

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