The locomotive was produced in England and arrived at Victoriahavn (Narvik) 15 June 1888. It was tested on June 27, 1888. The locomotive has probably been in operation from July 1888 until the dissolution of the English construction period in March 1889.
Fireman Lidner and train driver R. Futter (with grease can) on «Ofoten».
From the left, District inspector N. Andersen, Train driver R. Futter, Blacksmith Rasmussen, Fireman Lidner. Photo: William Spear, 1888.