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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
North British Railway 608 m/e 08/1888
London and North Eastern Railway (1924) 9608 m/e 01/1925

Names Carried
Date From Name
04/1919 FOCH

Locomotive Specifics
Designer M. Holmes
Class J36
Company History NBR/LNER
Rebuild History
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Cowlairs Works
Order Number No Order ID issued
Fittings (as built)
Engine Brakes Steam Brake
To Service During 08/1888
Withdrawal During 06/1937 off Thornton Junction (THJ)
Scrapping During 08/1937 at Locomotive Works (Inverurie)
Service Life 48 yrs , 10 mths

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 08/1888
   Loaned out of Service to the WD/ROD m/e 10/1917
   Returned from Service with the WD/ROD m/e 04/1919
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1937

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
11/1914 Saturated LNER Diagram 81 Boiler Fitted
11/1914 Diagram 81 boiler fitted (Round Top firebox)

Date Event Details Source See Also
08/1888 To Service To service as North British Railway Number 608
Built at Cowlairs Works
Diagram (unknown) boiler fitted
11/1914 Modification Diagram 81 boiler fitted    
11/1914 Modification Modification: Saturated LNER Diagram 81 Boiler Fitted    
10/1917 Allocation      
04/1919 Allocation      
04/1919 Naming Named 'FOCH'    
01/1925 Renumbered Renumbered to 9608    
06/1937 Withdrawn Condemned as 9608 from Thornton Junction (THJ)    

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