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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
North Eastern Railway 978 m/e 01/1893
London and North Eastern Railway 8300 m/e 08/1946
British Railways 68300 m/e 09/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer T. Worsdell
Class J71
Company History NER/LNER
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
J7101/1893
Wheels 0-6-0T
Builder Darlington Works
To Service During 01/1893
Withdrawal Mon 07/03/1955
Service Life 62 yrs, 2 mths , 4 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 01/1893
DAR Darlington on 01/01/1948
   Withdrawn on 07/03/1955

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN   on 07/03/1955

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
01/1893 To Service To service as North Eastern Railway Number 978
Built at Darlington Works
   
08/1946 Renumbered Renumbered to 8300    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Darlington (DAR)    
09/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 68300    
07/03/1955 Withdrawn Condemned as 68300    

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