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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
North Eastern Railway 1167 m/e 07/1889
London and North Eastern Railway 8246 on 17/02/1946
British Railways 68246 m/e 04/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer T. Worsdell
Class J71
Company History NER/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 0-6-0T
Builder Darlington Works
To Service During 07/1889
Withdrawal Mon 24/11/1958
Service Life 69 yrs, 4 mths , 25 dys

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 07/1889
YK York (North) on 01/01/1948
   Withdrawn on 24/11/1958

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN   on 24/11/1958

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
30/09/1948 Easingwold Railway This line now uses a York 'J.71' for a month at a time, No. 8246 was used during August and No. 8297 in September; their own 0-6-OST being still derelict at North Road Works. SLS/194811

Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1889 To Service To service as North Eastern Railway Number 1167
Built at Darlington Works
17/02/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 8246    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - York (North) (YK)    
04/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 68246    
24/11/1958 Withdrawn Condemned as 68246    

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