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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
War Dept. 845 m/e 06/1944
War Dept. 70845 m/e 01/1945
British Railways 90328 m/e 03/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Class WD/8
Company History WD
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow
Order Number L943
Works Number 24918
To Service During 06/1944
Withdrawal w/e Sat 09/05/1964
Service Life 19 yrs, 11 mths , 8 dys

Scrapping During 09/1964 at Slag Reduction Co. (Ickles)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 06/1944
26A   Newton Heath w/e 31/01/1959
26F   Patricroft w/e 15/09/1962
26A   Newton Heath w/e 05/01/1963
     Withdrawn w/e 09/05/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
LOAN 24C Lostock Hall w/e 02/04/1949
ALLOC 26A Newton Heath 5w/e 31/01/1959
ALLOC 26F Patricroft 5w/e 06/10/1962
ALLOC 26A Newton Heath w/e 05/01/1963
WDN   w/e 09/05/1964

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced

Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1944 To Service To service as WD Number 845
Built at North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow, Works Number 24918
01/1945 Renumbered Renumbered to 70845    
03/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 90328    
31/01/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Heath (26A)    
15/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Patricroft (26F)    
05/01/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Heath (26A)    
09/05/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 90328    
09/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Slag Reduction Co.: Ickles    

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