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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
War Dept. 1628 m/e 09/1918
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 6542   24/10/1925
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 3666   08/09/1946
British Railways 63666 w/e 15/05/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class O4
Company History GCR/LNER
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Kitson
Order Number 479C
Works Number 5214
To Service During 09/1918
Taken into Stock 24/10/1925
Withdrawal Sat 15/12/1962 off Frodingham (36C)
Scrapping Locomotive Works (Doncaster)
Service Life 44 yrs, 3 mths , 14 dys

Notes
Notes Into Doncaster for cutting up 27/8/63

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 09/1918
GOR Gorton on 22/10/1925
WFD Woodford Halse on 05/11/1925
NEA Neasden on 18/12/1928
MEX Mexborough on 13/01/1936
40E Langwith Junction on 02/07/1950
36B Mexborough on 10/09/1950
40B Immingham on 22/09/1952
36B Mexborough on 05/10/1952
36C Frodingham on 27/12/1959
   Withdrawn on 15/12/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 40E Langwith Junction w/e 02/07/1950
ALLOC 36B Mexborough w/e 10/09/1950
ALLOC 40B Immingham 4w/e 04/10/1952
ALLOC 36B Mexborough 4w/e 01/11/1952
ALLOC 36C Frodingham 4w/e 23/01/1960
WDN   on 15/12/1962

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
09/1918 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1042)
16/05/1931 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1160)
28/07/1934 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1040)
07/08/1937 Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
07/08/1937 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1431)
22/06/1940 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3248)
10/07/1943 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1318)
22/12/1945 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3329)
15/05/1948 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3377)
23/06/1951 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22195)
25/09/1954 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22219)
31/05/1958 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22885)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 18/07/1925 24/10/1925 99 days General
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6542
 
Gorton Works 03/12/1927 21/01/1928 50 days General  
Gorton Works 25/04/1931 16/05/1931 22 days General
Boiler number 1160 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 07/07/1934 28/07/1934 22 days General
Boiler number 1040 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 24/07/1937 07/08/1937 15 days General
Boiler number 1431 (Diagram 15)
Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
 
Gorton Works 15/06/1940 22/06/1940 8 days General
Boiler number 3248 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 26/06/1943 10/07/1943 15 days General
Boiler number 1318 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 01/12/1945 22/12/1945 22 days General
Boiler number 3329 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 24/04/1948 15/05/1948 22 days General
Boiler number 3377 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to BR 63666
 
Gorton Works 09/06/1951 23/06/1951 15 days General
Boiler number 22195 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 08/07/1951 18/07/1951 11 days Unclassified  
Gorton Works 28/08/1954 25/09/1954 29 days General
Boiler number 22219 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 26/04/1958 31/05/1958 36 days General
Boiler number 22885 (Diagram 15)
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1918 To Service To service as ROD Number 1628
Built at Kitson, Works Number 5214
Diagram 15 boiler fitted
   
22/10/1925 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
24/10/1925 To Stock To LNER stock    
05/11/1925 Allocation Reallocated to Woodford Halse (WFD)    
18/12/1928 Allocation Reallocated to Neasden (NEA)    
13/01/1936 Allocation Reallocated to Mexborough (MEX)    
08/09/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 3666    
02/07/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Langwith Junction (40E)    
10/09/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Mexborough (36B)    
22/09/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Immingham (40B)    
05/10/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Mexborough (36B)    
27/12/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Frodingham (36C)    
15/12/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 63666 from Frodingham (36C)    

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