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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
War Dept. 2121 m/e 08/1919
London and North Western Railway 2978 m/e 06/1920
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 6287   31/05/1924
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 3882   06/04/1946
British Railways 63882 w/e 14/01/1950

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Robinson
Class O4
Company History GCR/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
O4/308/1919
O4/4 (2-8-0)23/07/1929
O4/8 (2-8-0)12/08/1947
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow
Order Number L713
Works Number 22211
To Service During 08/1919
Taken into Stock 31/05/1924
Withdrawal Sun 23/05/1965 off Langwith Junction (41J)
Scrapping Garnham, Harris and Elton (Chesterfield)
Service Life 45 yrs, 9 mths , 22 dys
Information Queen's Park Works

Notes
Notes Sold for scrap to Garnham, Harris & Elton,Chesterfeld, 7/65

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 08/1919
91LNWR (on loan)   06/1920
GOR Gorton on 29/05/1924
19D Heaton Mersey on 26/10/1940
GOR Gorton on 02/12/1940
DON Doncaster on 10/12/1944
SHF Sheffield Darnall on 25/06/1945
41J Langwith Junction on 16/09/1962
41A Sheffield Darnall on 23/09/1962
41F Mexborough on 16/06/1963
41J Langwith Junction on 01/03/1964
   Withdrawn on 23/05/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 41F Mexborough 4w/e 29/06/1963
ALLOC 41J Langwith Junction 4w/e 07/03/1964
WDN   w/e 23/05/1965

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
08/1919 Diagram 15 boiler fitted (number 1305)
23/07/1929 Diagram 2 boiler fitted (number 982)
07/04/1934 Diagram 2 boiler fitted (number 7506)
22/06/1940 Diagram 2 boiler fitted (number 8459)
12/08/1947 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 5029)
14/01/1950 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 5017)
24/05/1952 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28381)
17/03/1955 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28382)
14/01/1959 Diagram 100A boiler fitted (number 28891)


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gorton Works 07/1924 31/05/1924   Heavy  
Gorton Works 06/05/1927 16/06/1927 42 days General  
Gorton Works 09/03/1929 23/07/1929 137 days General
Rebuilt to class O4/4
Boiler number 982 (Diagram 2)
 
Gorton Works 20/08/1931 22/09/1931 34 days General  
Gorton Works 29/01/1934 07/04/1934 69 days General
Boiler number 7506 (Diagram 2)
 
Gorton Works 29/02/1936 18/04/1936 50 days General  
Gorton Works 27/06/1938 24/09/1938 90 days General  
Gorton Works 09/05/1940 22/06/1940 45 days General
Boiler number 8459 (Diagram 2)
 
Gorton Works 14/01/1943 20/02/1943 38 days General  
Gorton Works 08/10/1944 11/11/1944 35 days General  
Gorton Works 17/03/1946 13/04/1946 28 days General
Renumbered to LNER (1946) number 3882
 
Gorton Works 18/05/1947 12/08/1947 87 days General
Rebuilt to class O4/8
Boiler number 5029 (Diagram 100A)
 
Gorton Works 06/12/1949 14/01/1950 40 days General
Boiler number 5017 (Diagram 100A)
Renumbered to BR 63882
 
Gorton Works 17/01/1950 19/01/1950 3 days Unclassified  
Gorton Works 19/09/1951 20/09/1951 2 days Light Casual  
Gorton Works 28/04/1952 24/05/1952 27 days General
Boiler number 28381 (Diagram 100A)
 
Gorton Works 27/05/1952 28/05/1952 2 days Unclassified  
Gorton Works 10/02/1955 17/03/1955 36 days General
Boiler number 28382 (Diagram 100A)
 
Gorton Works 02/12/1958 14/01/1959 44 days General
Boiler number 28891 (Diagram 100A)
 
Gorton Works 23/01/1962 21/02/1962 30 days Heavy Intermediate  

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
08/1919 To Service To service as ROD Number 2121
Built at North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow, Works Number 22211
Diagram 15 boiler fitted
   
06/1920 Allocation      
06/1920 Renumbered Renumbered to 2978    
29/05/1924 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
31/05/1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 6287    
31/05/1924 To Stock To LNER stock    
26/10/1940 Allocation Reallocated to Heaton Mersey (19D)    
02/12/1940 Allocation Reallocated to Gorton (GOR)    
10/12/1944 Allocation Reallocated to Doncaster (DON)    
25/06/1945 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (SHF)    
16/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Langwith Junction (41J)    
23/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Sheffield Darnall (41A)    
16/06/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Mexborough (41F)    
01/03/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Langwith Junction (41J)    
23/05/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 63882 from Langwith Junction (41J)    

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