DONCASTER WORKS RECORDS

 

Lists boiler types, numbers, fittings, variations, etc. for Doncaster locomotives and boilers.
Coverage ranges from Stirling boilers to BR Standard boilers.

 

This collection of notes is the result of concentrated research at Doncaster Works (mostly in the Locomotive Drawing Office) during 1960-65. whilst records were still available.

York, June 2010

 

Part 1 - Stirling practice (1866-1895)

Part 1A - Summary of Sturrock and Stirling engines surviving at the end of 1895, giving boiler numbers

Part 2 - Ivatt boiler orders (1896-1900)
Part 3 - Boiler numbering (1901-1902)
Part 4 - Ivatt boiler orders (1900-1911)
Part 4A - Summary of Ivatt engines, giving boiler numbers

Part 5 - Ivatt superheated boilers (1909-)

Part 6 - Ivatt boilers rebuilt by Gresley (1912-27)

Part 7 - Gresley boiler orders (1912-1922)
Part 7A - Summary of Gresley GNR engines, giving boiler numbers

Part 8 - Gresley boiler orders (1923-1941)

Part 9 - Thompson boilaer orders (1941-1946)

Part 10 - Peppercorn boiler orders (1946-1948)

Part 11 - BR boiler orders of LNER and LMS types (1948-1951)

Part 12 - BR Standard boiler orders (1951-1957)

Part 13 - Doncaster Works References with their Stirling and Ivatt Classifications

Part 14 - Doncaster Construction Orders

Part 15 - Doncaster Works Engine Repair Orders

Part 16 - Ivatt Engine Classifications

Part 17 - Classes introduced by Gresley - GNR

Part 18 - Ivatt Boiler Classifications

Part 19 - Ivatt Engine Orders

Part 20 - Gresley Engine Orders - GNR

Part 21 - Gresley Engine Orders - LNER

Part 22 - Thompson Engine Orders

Part 23 - Peppercorn Engine Orders

Part 24 - BR Engine Orders (Steam only)

Part 25 - Boiler sizes

Part 26 - GNR Tender Orders

Part 27 - Ivatt Class D1 4-4-0 Nos. 1386-95

Part 28 - LNER Tender Orders

Part 29 - Early GNR Tank Engines 1850-67

Part 30 - Tenders attached to Class A4 Pacifics

Part 31 - Doncaster Works Nos.

Part 32 - Doncaster Works General Plan and Tender Arrangement Drawings

Part 33 - Boilers for Sturrock Engines

Part 34 - Drawings for Stirling Engines

Part 35 - Vacuum Brakes

Part 36 - Engine Withdrawal Dates 1896-1922

Part 37 - Valves and Piston Valves

Part 38 - LDO drawings:   Sturrock   Stirling   Interregnum   Ivatt   Gresley GNR
                                         Gresley LNER  Thompson   Peppercorn

Part 39 - Doncaster Works Engine Classification

Part 40 - GNR Locomotive History 

Part 41 - Doncaster Boiler Register

Part 42 - Stirling boilers post 1896