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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
War Dept. 1856 m/e 03/1918
Great Central Railway 1272c   12/01/1924
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 6272   21/06/1924
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 3763   01/04/1946
British Railways 63763 w/e 21/08/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class O4
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
O4/303/1918
O4/8 (2-8-0)03/10/1953
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow
Order Number L692
Works Number 21833
To Service During 03/1918
Taken into Stock 12/01/1924
Withdrawal Sat 08/02/1964 off Langwith Junction (41J)
Scrapping Locomotive Works (Doncaster)
Service Life 45 yrs, 11 mths , 10 dys
Information Hyde Park Works

Notes
Notes Into Doncaster for cutting up 6/3/64

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 03/1918
GOR Gorton on 16/01/1924
ARD Ardsley on 13/09/1924
SHF Sheffield Neepsend on 30/08/1926
STV Staveley (G.C.) m/e 1928
RET Retford Thrumpton (G.C.) on 28/02/1929
36D Barnsley on 18/03/1951
41J Langwith Junction on 29/11/1959
   Withdrawn on 08/02/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 36D Barnsley m/e 31/03/1951
ALLOC 41J Langwith Junction 4w/e 26/12/1959
WDN   on 08/02/1964

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
03/1918 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1152)
21/06/1924 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1139)
08/02/1928 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1953)
23/07/1929 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 515)
09/07/1931 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1600)
28/10/1933 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1024)
13/08/1935 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3202)
19/08/1937 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3205)
04/11/1939 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 862)
24/01/1942 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1020)
06/05/1944 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1082)
25/05/1946 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3256)
21/08/1948 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3237)
06/01/1951 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 22149)
03/10/1953 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28326)
05/01/1957 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28328)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 29/12/1923 12/01/1924 15 days Light Repair
Renumbered to GCR 1272c
 
Gorton Works 12/04/1924 21/06/1924 71 days General
Boiler number 1139 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6272
 
Gorton Works 13/01/1928 08/02/1928 27 days General
Boiler number 1953 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 27/03/1929 23/07/1929 119 days General
Boiler number 515 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 14/05/1931 09/07/1931 57 days General
Boiler number 1600 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 20/09/1933 28/10/1933 39 days General
Boiler number 1024 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 03/07/1935 13/08/1935 42 days General
Boiler number 3202 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 29/07/1937 19/08/1937 22 days General
Boiler number 3205 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 01/10/1939 04/11/1939 35 days General
Boiler number 862 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 01/01/1942 24/01/1942 24 days General
Boiler number 1020 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 30/03/1944 06/05/1944 38 days General
Boiler number 1082 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 02/04/1946 25/05/1946 54 days General
Boiler number 3256 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 18/07/1948 21/08/1948 35 days General
Boiler number 3237 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to BR 63763
 
Gorton Works 27/11/1950 06/01/1951 41 days General
Boiler number 22149 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 12/08/1953 03/10/1953 53 days General
Rebuilt to class O4/8
Boiler number 28326 (Diagram 100A)
 
Gorton Works 06/10/1953 15/10/1953 10 days Unclassified  
Gorton Works 01/12/1956 05/01/1957 36 days General
Boiler number 28328 (Diagram 100A)
 
Gorton Works 11/01/1957 16/01/1957 6 days Unclassified  
Gorton Works 15/06/1960 17/08/1960 64 days Heavy Intermediate  
Gorton Works 06/09/1960 07/10/1960 32 days Unclassified  

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
03/1918 To Service To service as ROD Number 1856
Built at North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow, Works Number 21833
Diagram 15 boiler fitted
   
12/01/1924 To Stock To GCR stock    
16/01/1924 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
13/09/1924 Allocation Reallocated to Ardsley (ARD)    
30/08/1926 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Neepsend (SHF)    
1928 Allocation Reallocated to Staveley (G.C.) (STV)    
28/02/1929 Allocation Reallocated to Retford Thrumpton (G.C.) (RET)    
01/04/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 3763    
18/03/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Barnsley (36D)    
29/11/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Langwith Junction (41J)    
08/02/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 63763 from Langwith Junction (41J)    

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