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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
NBR 68   12/1891
LNER (1924) 9068   04/1925
LNER (1946) 5247   07/1946
BR 65247   07/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Holmes
Class J36
Company History NBR/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
J3612/1891
J3607/1914
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Cowlairs Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Brakes (when built) Steam Brake
To Service During 12/1891
Withdrawal During 07/1959 off Kittybrewster (61A)
Scrapping During 11/1959 at Locomotive Works (Inverurie)
Service Life 67 yrs , 7 mths

Allocations
Code Name From Date
KPS Kipps 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
61B Aberdeen Ferryhill 4w/e 29/11/1952
61A Kittybrewster 4w/e 07/08/1954
61B Aberdeen Ferryhill 8w/e 31/08/1957
61C Keith 4w/e 21/12/1957
   Withdrawn m/e 07/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC KPS Kipps m/e 03/12/1945
ALLOC KIT Kittybrewster w/e 17/01/1948
ALLOC 61B Aberdeen Ferryhill 4w/e 29/11/1952
ALLOC 61A Kittybrewster 4w/e 10/07/1954
ALLOC 61B Aberdeen Ferryhill 4w/e 07/09/1957
ALLOC 61C Keith 4w/e 28/12/1957
WDN   17/07/1959

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
07/1914 Saturated LNER Diagram 81 Boiler Fitted
07/1914 Diagram 81 boiler fitted
04/1925 Vacuum Ejector fitted
05/1945 Steam Brake fitted
05/1945 Westinghouse Brake removed


Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1891 To Service To service as NBR Number 68
Built at Cowlairs Works
Diagram (unknown) boiler fitted
   
07/1914 Modification Diagram 81 boiler fitted    
07/1914 Modification Modification: Saturated LNER Diagram 81 Boiler Fitted    
04/1925 Modification Modification: Vacuum Ejector fitted    
04/1925 Renumbered Renumbered to 9068    
05/1945 Modification Modification: Steam Brake fitted    
05/1945 Modification Modification: Westinghouse Brake removed    
07/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 5247    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Kipps (KPS)    
07/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 65247    
29/11/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdeen Ferryhill (61B)    
07/08/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Kittybrewster (61A)    
31/08/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdeen Ferryhill (61B)    
21/12/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Keith (61C)    
07/1959 Withdrawn Condemned as 65247 from Kittybrewster (61A)    
11/1959 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Inverurie    

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