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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 2211 m/e 05/1940

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 2251
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 05/1940
Withdrawal During 11/1964
Scrapping During 12/1964 at Cashmore's (Great Bridge)
Service Life 24 yrs, 6 mths , 1 dy

Code Name From Date
83C Exeter 4w/e 09/10/1954
84J Croes Newydd 4w/e 14/06/1958
84C Banbury 4w/e 04/10/1958
84E Tyseley 4w/e 13/06/1959
84D Leamington 4w/e 03/12/1960
   Withdrawn m/e 11/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 83C Exeter 4w/e 09/10/1954
ALLOC 84J Croes Newydd 4w/e 14/06/1958
ALLOC 84C Banbury 4w/e 04/10/1958
ALLOC 84E Tyseley 4w/e 13/06/1959
ALLOC 84D Leamington 4w/e 03/12/1960
WDN   w/e 14/11/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
05/1940 To Service To service as GWR Number 2211
Built at Swindon Works
09/10/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Exeter (83C)    
14/06/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Croes Newydd (84J)    
04/10/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Banbury (84C)    
13/06/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Tyseley (84E)    
03/12/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Leamington (84D)    
11/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 2211    
12/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Great Bridge    

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