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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
TVR 404 m/e 09/1920
GWR 390 y/e 1924

Locomotive Specifics
Designer J. Cameron
Class A
Company History TVR/GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Hawthorne Leslie
To Service During 09/1920
Withdrawal During 08/1957
Service Life 36 yrs , 11 mths

Code Name From Date
88C Barry 4w/e 25/11/1953
88E Abercynon 4w/e 11/08/1956
88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 26/01/1957
88E Abercynon 8w/e 20/04/1957
   Withdrawn m/e 08/1957

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 88C Barry 4w/e 28/11/1953
ALLOC 88E Abercynon 4w/e 11/08/1956
ALLOC 88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 26/01/1957
ALLOC 88E Abercynon 4w/e 23/03/1957
WDN   m/e 31/08/1957

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1920 To Service To service as TVR Number 404
Built at Hawthorne Leslie
1924 Renumbered Renumbered to 390    
25/11/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Barry (88C)    
11/08/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Abercynon (88E)    
26/01/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Cathays (88A)    
20/04/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Abercynon (88E)    
08/1957 Withdrawn Condemned as 390    

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