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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
War Dept. 1701 m/e 12/1917
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 6554   25/06/1927
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 3629   05/10/1946
British Railways 63629 w/e 19/11/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class O4
Company History GCR/LNER
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Nasmyth Wilson
Order Number L926
Works Number 1244
To Service During 12/1917
Taken into Stock 23/06/1927
Withdrawal Tue 10/02/1959 off Sheffield Darnall (41A)
Scrapping Locomotive Works (Gorton)
Service Life 41 yrs, 2 mths , 11 dys

Notes
Notes Into Gorton for cutting up 14/2/59

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 12/1917
DON Doncaster on 23/06/1927
MEX Mexborough on 25/07/1943
SHF Sheffield Darnall on 01/07/1945
   Withdrawn on 10/02/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN   on 10/02/1959

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
12/1917 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1090)
28/11/1931 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1951)
16/06/1934 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 929)
30/05/1936 Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
30/05/1936 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3238)
28/05/1938 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3221)
16/11/1940 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3412)
23/01/1943 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3424)
09/06/1945 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1130)
02/08/1947 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3240)
19/11/1949 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1245)
26/07/1952 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22278)
28/05/1955 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22275)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 26/03/1927 25/06/1927 92 days General
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6554
 
Gorton Works 28/09/1929 26/10/1929 29 days General  
Gorton Works 14/11/1931 28/11/1931 15 days General
Boiler number 1951 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 02/06/1934 16/06/1934 15 days General
Boiler number 929 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 16/05/1936 30/05/1936 15 days General
Boiler number 3238 (Diagram 15)
Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
 
Gorton Works 14/05/1938 28/05/1938 15 days General
Boiler number 3221 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 09/11/1940 16/11/1940 8 days General
Boiler number 3412 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 12/01/1943 23/01/1943 12 days General
Boiler number 3424 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 12/05/1945 09/06/1945 29 days General
Boiler number 1130 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 28/06/1947 02/08/1947 36 days General
Boiler number 3240 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 12/11/1949 19/11/1949 8 days General
Boiler number 1245 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to BR 63629
 
Gorton Works 28/06/1952 26/07/1952 29 days General
Boiler number 22278 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 23/04/1955 28/05/1955 36 days General
Boiler number 22275 (Diagram 15)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1917 To Service To service as ROD Number 1701
Built at Nasmyth Wilson, Works Number 1244
Diagram 15 boiler fitted
   
23/06/1927 Allocation Reallocated to Doncaster (DON)    
23/06/1927 To Stock To ROD stock    
25/07/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Mexborough (MEX)    
01/07/1945 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    
05/10/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 3629    
10/02/1959 Withdrawn Condemned as 63629 from Sheffield Darnall (41A)    

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