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No. 45719 - Glorious

45719 Glorious at Lancaster, 14 June 1959

Outline History

August 1936:  Built at Crewe [Hawkins]
  Makers Number: 317 [Rowledge]
  Lot Number: 129 [Rowledge]
  Original LMS number: 5719 [Various]
  Allocated to Blackpool [Hawkins]
  Named Glorious [LI150]
May 1937:  Transferred to Preston [Hawkins]
March 1939:  Transferred to Bushbury [Hawkins]
June 1939:  Transferred to Crewe North [Hawkins]
October 1942:  Transferred to Newton Heath (on loan until January 1943) [Hawkins]
February 1949:  Renumbered 45719 [Various]
March 1953:  Transferred to Bank Hall [Hawkins]
September 1954:  Transferred to Blackpool [Hawkins]
June 1955:  Transferred to Bank Hall [Hawkins]
December 1961:  AWS and speedometer fitted [Hawkins]
March 1962  :  Withdrawn [Hands]
May 1963 to June 1963  :  Stored at Crewe Works [Hands]
June 1963  :  Cut up at Horwich Works [Hands]
Hands:  What Happened to Steam - The London Midland 'Jubilees' 4-6-0s by P B Hands
Hawkins:  The Book of the Jubilee 4-6-0s ed. Chris Hawkins
Rowledge:  Engines of the LMS built 1923-51 by P. Rowledge
LI150:  Locomotives Illustrated 150: LMS Class '5XP' 4-6-0s The 'Patriots' and 'Jubilees'

Some of the above information may found in other sources as well.


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