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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 4863 on 11/01/1940
London and North Eastern Railway (1946 1st) 792 on Not applied
London and North Eastern Railway (1946 2nd) 892   24/08/1946
British Railways 60892   27/08/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer N. Gresley
Class V2
Company History LNER
Wheels 2-6-2
Builder Darlington Works
To Service Thu 11/01/1940 to Kings Cross (KX)
Withdrawal Thu 21/11/1963 off St Margarets (64A)
Scrapping During 01/1964 at Campbells (Airdrie)
Service Life 23 yrs, 10 mths , 10 dys

Notes
Notes Sold for scrap to G H Campbell, Airdrie, 1/64

Allocations
Code Name From Date
KX Kings Cross (New) on 11/01/1940
64A St Margarets on 25/02/1951
   Withdrawn on 21/11/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 64A St Margarets on 25/02/1951
ALLOC 64A St Margarets m/e 31/03/1951
WDN   on 21/11/1963

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
11/01/1940 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 3095)
24/08/1946 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 9167)
27/08/1948 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 3307)
10/03/1950 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 3220)
17/04/1952 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29536)
05/06/1954 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29498)
20/11/1956 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29396)
11/02/1959 Automatic Train Control (ATC) fitted
11/02/1959 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29519)
23/03/1961 Diagram 109 boiler fitted (number 29410)
23/03/1961 Smith speedometer fitted


Works Visits
Works Stopped Entry Departure Durn Level of Work Mileage
Doncaster Works 28/07/1942 02/09/1942 37 days General  
Doncaster Works 13/09/1944 19/10/1944 37 days General  
Doncaster Works 17/07/1946 24/08/1946 39 days General
Boiler number 29349 (Diagram 109)
Renumbered to LNER (1946 2nd) number 892
 
Darlington Works 26/07/1948 27/08/1948 33 days General
Boiler number 29408 (Diagram 109)
Renumbered to BR 60892
 
Doncaster Works 13/01/1950 10/03/1950 57 days General
Boiler number 3220 (Diagram 109)
 
Doncaster Works 19/03/1952 17/04/1952 30 days General
Boiler number 29536 (Diagram 109)
 
Gateshead Works 05/08/1952 23/08/1952 19 days Light Casual  
Darlington Works 02/02/1953 04/02/1953 3 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 07/05/1954 05/06/1954 30 days General
Boiler number 29498 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 07/06/1954 10/06/1954 4 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 23/06/1954 08/07/1954 16 days Unclassified  
Darlington Works 12/04/1955 12/05/1955 31 days Light Casual  
Darlington Works 18/10/1956 20/11/1956 34 days General
Boiler number 29396 (Diagram 109)
 
Darlington Works 13/01/1959 11/02/1959 30 days General
Boiler number 29519 (Diagram 109)
Automatic Train Control (ATC) fitted
 
Darlington Works 09/02/1961 23/03/1961 43 days General
Boiler number 29410 (Diagram 109)
Smith speedometer fitted
 

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
05/05/1962 Bathgate MPD Stored are-60099/160. 60813/8/9/24/92. 60920/7/31/7/53/8, 62685. 64497, 64500, 65235/58/68/305, 67615/20, 68335/42/481, 69156/9/211/6. SLS/196206

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
11/01/1940 To Service To service as London and North Eastern Railway Number 4863
Built at Darlington Works, Works Number
Allocated to Kings Cross (KX)
Diagram 109 boiler fitted
   
1946 Number Allocated Allocated number 792 but not taken up    
25/02/1951 Allocation Reallocated to St Margarets (64A)    
21/11/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 60892 from St Margarets (64A)    

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