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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Central Railway 1191 m/e 08/1912
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 6191   08/11/1924
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 3538   22/09/1946
London and North Eastern Railway (1947) 3698 on 27/02/1947
British Railways 63698 w/e 17/04/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class O4
Company History GCR/LNER
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Kitson
Order Number 415X
Works Number 4899
To Service During 08/1912
Withdrawal Sun 09/12/1962 off Doncaster (36A)
Scrapping Locomotive Works (Doncaster)
Service Life 50 yrs, 4 mths , 8 dys

Notes
Notes Into Doncaster for cutting up 17/7/63

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 08/1912
MEX Mexborough on 24/08/1912
LIN Lincoln on 29/06/1932
FRO Frodingham on 19/08/1933
LNG Langwith Junction on 07/04/1946
DON Doncaster on 27/10/1946
40B Immingham on 25/06/1950
36B Mexborough on 09/12/1951
36A Doncaster on 05/04/1959
   Withdrawn on 09/12/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC DON Doncaster w/e 02/11/1946
ALLOC 40B Immingham m/e 30/06/1950
ALLOC 36B Mexborough 4w/e 29/12/1951
ALLOC 36A Doncaster 4w/e 18/04/1959
WDN   on 09/12/1962

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
08/1912 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1457)
22/07/1922 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1511)
08/11/1924 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1863)
07/12/1929 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1483)
18/06/1932 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1404)
16/02/1935 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1956)
12/06/1937 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3292)
18/11/1939 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1181)
04/07/1942 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3203)
09/03/1946 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3330)
17/04/1948 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3324)
27/01/1951 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22155)
26/12/1953 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22162)
23/11/1957 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22197)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 13/05/1922 22/07/1922 71 days General
Boiler number 1511 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 28/06/1924 08/11/1924 134 days General
Boiler number 1863 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6191
 
Gorton Works 11/06/1927 30/07/1927 50 days General  
Gorton Works 16/11/1929 07/12/1929 22 days General
Boiler number 1483 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 11/06/1932 18/06/1932 8 days General
Boiler number 1404 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 09/02/1935 16/02/1935 8 days General
Boiler number 1956 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 22/05/1937 12/06/1937 22 days General
Boiler number 3292 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 04/11/1939 18/11/1939 15 days General
Boiler number 1181 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 20/06/1942 04/07/1942 15 days General
Boiler number 3203 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 08/06/1943 03/07/1943 26 days General  
Gorton Works 12/09/1944 30/09/1944 19 days General  
Gorton Works 16/02/1946 09/03/1946 22 days General
Boiler number 3330 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 20/03/1948 17/04/1948 29 days General
Boiler number 3324 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to BR 63698
 
Gorton Works 13/01/1951 27/01/1951 15 days General
Boiler number 22155 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 12/12/1953 26/12/1953 15 days General
Boiler number 22162 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 02/11/1957 23/11/1957 22 days General
Boiler number 22197 (Diagram 15)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
08/1912 To Service To service as Great Central Railway Number 1191
Built at Kitson, Works Number 4899
Diagram 15 boiler fitted
   
24/08/1912 Allocation Reallocated to Mexborough (MEX)    
29/06/1932 Allocation Reallocated to Lincoln (LIN)    
19/08/1933 Allocation Reallocated to Frodingham (FRO)    
07/04/1946 Allocation Reallocated to Langwith Junction (LNG)    
22/09/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 3538    
27/10/1946 Allocation Reallocated to Doncaster (DON)    
27/02/1947 Renumbered Renumbered to 3698    
25/06/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
09/12/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Mexborough (36B)    
05/04/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Doncaster (36A)    
09/12/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 63698 from Doncaster (36A)    

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