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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
War Dept. 1700 m/e 04/1919
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 6315   05/04/1924
War Dept. 759   19/09/1941

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class O4
Company History GCR/LNER
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn Ltd
Order Number E107
Works Number 3748
To Service During 04/1919
Taken into Stock 05/04/1924
Withdrawal Fri 19/09/1941 off Gorton (GOR)
Service Life 22 yrs, 5 mths , 19 dys

Notes
Notes Renumbered 759 and sent to the Middle East

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 04/1919
GOR Gorton on 10/04/1924
LIV Brunswick on 26/10/1936
GOR Gorton on 08/01/1938
   Withdrawn on 19/09/1941

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
04/1919 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1367)
16/08/1924 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1488)
11/05/1929 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1167)
09/05/1931 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 179)
25/03/1933 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1110)
09/02/1935 Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
09/02/1935 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1059)
29/08/1936 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1179)
07/01/1939 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3239)
04/10/1941 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 3379)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 22/03/1924 05/04/1924 15 days Light Repair
Renumbered to LNER (1924) number 6315
 
Gorton Works 14/06/1924 16/08/1924 64 days General
Boiler number 1488 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 03/10/1925 14/11/1925 43 days General  
Gorton Works 09/04/1927 21/05/1927 43 days General  
Gorton Works 02/02/1929 11/05/1929 99 days General
Boiler number 1167 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 18/04/1931 09/05/1931 22 days General
Boiler number 179 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 11/03/1933 25/03/1933 15 days General
Boiler number 1110 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 02/02/1935 09/02/1935 8 days General
Boiler number 1059 (Diagram 15)
Fountain lubrication fitted (axleboxes)
 
Gorton Works 15/08/1936 29/08/1936 15 days General
Boiler number 1179 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 17/12/1938 07/01/1939 22 days General
Boiler number 3239 (Diagram 15)
 
Gorton Works 18/09/1941 04/10/1941 17 days General
Boiler number 3379 (Diagram 15)
Renumbered to WD 759
 

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1919 To Service To service as ROD Number 1700
Built at Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn Ltd, Works Number 3748
Diagram 15 boiler fitted
   
05/04/1924 To Stock To LNER stock    
10/04/1924 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
26/10/1936 Allocation Reallocated to Brunswick (LIV)    
08/01/1938 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
19/09/1941 Withdrawn Condemned as 759 from Gorton (GOR)    

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