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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
North Eastern Railway 2238 m/e 12/1918
London and North Eastern Railway (1946) 3395   15/09/1946
British Railways 63395 w/e 19/06/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer V. Raven
Class Q6
Company History NER/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
Q612/1918
Wheels 0-8-0
Builder Darlington Works
Order Number 131A
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Steam
To Service During 12/1918 to Blaydon (BLA)
Withdrawal Sat 09/09/1967 off Sunderland (52G)
Service Life 48 yrs, 9 mths , 10 dys

Notes
Notes Sold for preservation 29/10/67

Allocations
Code Name From Date
BLA Blaydon (New) m/e 12/1918
NPT Newport (Teeside) on 28/03/1943
DAR Darlington on 04/12/1943
WHL West Hartlepool on 05/03/1945
HLD Hull Dairycoates on 04/09/1949
SEL Selby on 01/12/1949
51A Darlington on 14/06/1959
52G Sunderland on 07/05/1965
   Withdrawn on 09/09/1967

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC HLD Hull Dairycoates w/e 10/09/1949
ALLOC SEL Selby w/e 03/12/1949
ALLOC 51A Darlington 4w/e 11/07/1959
ALLOC 52K Consett 4w/e 07/12/1963
ALLOC 52G Sunderland 4w/e 19/06/1965
WDN   4w/e 09/09/1967

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
12/1918 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number D855)
13/06/1928 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number E4/14)
06/10/1932 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number E4/35)
27/02/1936 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number D1939)
16/09/1939 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number 2569)
12/05/1942 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number 2388)
07/12/1944 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number HL109)
07/12/1944 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number 988)
15/11/1946 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number 2441)
21/05/1949 Diagram 50 boiler fitted (number 2817)
11/01/1952 Diagram 50A boiler fitted (number 24277)
09/12/1955 Diagram 50A boiler fitted (number 24255)
21/03/1958 Diagram 50A boiler fitted (number 24286)
08/03/1961 Diagram 50A boiler fitted (number 24332)
30/09/1965 Diagram 50A boiler fitted (number 24251)

Preservation
Current Status Unknown
Status Date 17/09/2018


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Gateshead Works 29/07/1924 01/10/1924 65 days General  
Gateshead Works 11/04/1928 13/06/1928 64 days General
Boiler number E4/14 (Diagram 50)
 
Gateshead Works 07/11/1929 10/12/1929 34 days Heavy  
Gateshead Works 22/04/1931 12/05/1931 21 days Unclassified  
Gateshead Works 29/08/1932 06/10/1932 39 days General
Boiler number E4/35 (Diagram 50)
 
Darlington Works 02/01/1936 27/02/1936 57 days General
Boiler number D1939 (Diagram 50)
 
Darlington Works 17/08/1939 16/09/1939 31 days General
Boiler number 2569 (Diagram 50)
 
Darlington Works 10/04/1942 12/05/1942 33 days General
Boiler number 2388 (Diagram 50)
 
Darlington Works 11/11/1944 07/12/1944 27 days General
Boiler number 988 (Diagram 50)
 
Darlington Works 16/10/1946 15/11/1946 31 days General
Boiler number 2441 (Diagram 50)
 
Darlington Works 02/04/1947 18/04/1947 17 days Light Repair  
Gateshead Works 14/05/1948 18/06/1948 36 days Heavy
Renumbered to BR 63395
 
Darlington Works 29/04/1949 21/05/1949 23 days General
Boiler number 2817 (Diagram 50)
 
Darlington Works 23/05/1949 28/05/1949 6 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 07/12/1951 11/01/1952 36 days General
Boiler number 24277 (Diagram 50A)
 
Darlington Works 26/10/1953 20/11/1953 26 days Heavy Intermediate  
Darlington Works 16/11/1955 09/12/1955 24 days General
Boiler number 24255 (Diagram 50A)
 
Darlington Works 18/02/1958 21/03/1958 32 days General
Boiler number 24286 (Diagram 50A)
 
Darlington Works 28/09/1959 05/10/1959 8 days Light Casual  
Darlington Works 05/01/1961 08/03/1961 63 days General
Boiler number 24332 (Diagram 50A)
 
Darlington Works 29/11/1961 29/11/1961 1 day Unclassified  
Darlington Works 08/02/1963 08/02/1963 1 day Weighing  
Darlington Works 12/08/1965 30/09/1965 50 days Heavy Intermediate
Boiler number 24251 (Diagram 50A)
 

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
31/05/1949 Darlington Works New Work May: Class 'A.1' Nos. 60148 an 60149. No. 60150 was ex the Paint Shop on 14/6, painted green. Locomotives awaiting Works durine May included: Nos. 812, 61069. 1407/15, 61600/61. 62709, 2726/41/56, 5109, 5675, 5784/87, 67317, 7609/19/20, 67708, 67741 (light repair), 8159, 9377, 69824/34/36, Class '8' 79184 an 90001. To scrap yard: Nos. 2377 (frames only), 3275/77, 3300/05/07/34, 65107, 5114, 5602, 65629 an 5703. Locomotives ex Works during May included: Nos. 60955, 61035. 61100 (unlined), 61199, 61224, 62397, 62745/53, 63351/95, 63440, 65040/47/89/92, 65110, 65653/55/59, 65730, 65848, 67319/31, 68061, 69106/11, Class '8' 90662/74. Nos. 60083/86 an 60127 have been noted here painted in the new blue colours with the crest on the tender. SLS/194907
03/12/1966 Allocation of Q6 class (Sunderland) Tyne Dock: 63344/66/81/7, 63413/20/6/9/31/55/8; Sunderland: 63346/95, 63405/36/7; West Hartlepool: 63368/94/7, 63407/40/50. SLS/196701
02/07/1967 Eastern Region (North Eastern Section) steam stock (Sunderland) Steam stock has been reduced to 124 as from 2nd July. The allocation of following classes is as under:- Q6 Sunderland: 63395. Tyne Dock: 63344/87, 63431. J27 Sunderland: 65795, 65811/55/79/82/92/94. K1 West Hartlepool: 62045. Tyne Dock: 62005/07/11/50/60. B1 Low Moor: 61030 Nyala, 61306/37. Jubilee Holbeck: 45562 Alberta, 45593 Kolhapur, 45697 Achilles. C1.5 Holbeck: 44826/28/52/96, 44912/43/83, 45080, 45219/73, 45428. Normanton: 44824/54/57, 44990, 45075. Low Moor: 44662/94, 45208. Of the 8F remaining on the N.E. Region, 4 are at Holbeck and 24 at Royston. The W.D. 2-8-0 are allocated to West Hartlepool (6), Sunderland (7), Normanton (14) and Low Moor (D; the 2-6-4Ts to Holbeck (4), Normanton (7), and Low Moor (5) and the C1.4 2-6-0s to West Hartlepool (D, North Blyth (4), Holbeck (2) and Normanton (3). There is still one steam locomotive in Departmental Stock J72 0-6-OT Deptl. 58 (ex 69005). SLS/196708
13/08/1967 Sunderland MPD On Sunday, 13th August, the following were on Sunderland shed: 63395, 63437/58, 65789/95, 65804/11/2/55/79/80/2/92/4, 90112/35, 90321/48/78/82, 90417, 90698, D2110, D3078, D3678, D6824/8/96. SLS/196709
09/09/1967 Sunderland On the last day of steam working, Saturday, 9th September, 63395 worked to South Hetton and Dunston, 65894 to Vane Tempest Colliery and Dunston, 90348 to Dunston and Hylton Colliery and 90417 to South Hetton and Tyne Yard. 65894 had worked the last steam trips on the Silksworth branch on Friday, 8th September. (D2071/4 were booked for the Silksworth branch week commencing 11th September.) SLS/196710

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1918 To Service To service as North Eastern Railway Number 2238
Built at Darlington Works, Works Number
Allocated to Blaydon (BLA)
Diagram 50 boiler fitted
   
28/03/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Newport (Teeside) (NPT)    
04/12/1943 Allocation Reallocated to Darlington (DAR)    
05/03/1945 Allocation Reallocated to West Hartlepool (WHL)    
15/09/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 3395    
04/09/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Hull Dairycoates (HLD)    
01/12/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Selby (SEL)    
14/06/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Darlington (51A)    
07/05/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Sunderland (52G)    
09/09/1967 Withdrawn Condemned as 63395 from Sunderland (52G)    

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