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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 2843 m/e 11/1912

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Churchward
Class 28xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 11/1912
Withdrawal During 06/1959
Scrapping Sun 28/02/1960
Service Life 46 yrs , 7 mths

Code Name From Date
83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 31/01/1951
83D Laira 3w/e 19/05/1951
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC SHL Southall 4w/e 27/12/1947
ALLOC PDN Old Oak Common 4w/e 24/01/1948
ALLOC SHL Southall 4w/e 21/02/1948
ALLOC 83A Newton Abbot w/e 31/12/1950
ALLOC 83D Laira 4w/e 21/04/1951

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1912 To Service To service as GWR Number 2843
Built at Swindon Works
31/01/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
19/05/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (83D)    
06/1959 Withdrawn Condemned as 2843    

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