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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 2857   05/1918

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Churchward
Class 28xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 05/1918
Withdrawal During 04/1963
Service Life 44 yrs, 11 mths , 1 dy

Allocations
Code Name From Date
STB Stourbridge Junction 4w/e 31/12/1949
84E Tyseley 4w/e 16/07/1955
86G Pontypool Road 4w/e 14/06/1958
84B Oxley 4w/e 21/02/1959
86G Pontypool Road 4w/e 18/04/1959
82C Swindon 4w/e 10/09/1960
86A Ebbw Junction (Newport) 4w/e 22/04/1961
86E Severn Tunnel Junction 4w/e 09/09/1961
88J Aberdare 4w/e 24/02/1962
87A Neath (Court Sart) 4w/e 15/12/1962
   Withdrawn m/e 04/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC LA Laira 4w/e 25/01/1947
ALLOC STB Stourbridge Junction 4w/e 31/12/1949
ALLOC 84C Banbury m/e 31/10/1951
ALLOC 84E Tyseley 4w/e 16/07/1955
LOAN 91W To Western Region / GWR 4w/e 14/06/1958
ALLOC 86G Pontypool Road 4w/e 14/06/1958
ALLOC 91W To Western Region / GWR 4w/e 12/07/1958
TOSTORE   4w/e 27/12/1958
ALLOC 84B Oxley 4w/e 21/02/1959
ALLOC 86G Pontypool Road 4w/e 18/04/1959
ALLOC 82C Swindon 4w/e 10/09/1960
ALLOC 86A Ebbw Junction (Newport) 4w/e 22/04/1961
ALLOC 86E Severn Tunnel Junction 4w/e 09/09/1961
ALLOC 88J Aberdare 4w/e 24/02/1962
ALLOC 87A Neath (Court Sart) 4w/e 15/12/1962
WDN   4w/e 04/05/1963

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
05/1918 To Service To service as GWR Number 2857
Built at Swindon Works
   
31/12/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Stourbridge Junction (STB)    
16/07/1955 Allocation Reallocated to Tyseley (84E)    
14/06/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Pontypool Road (86G)    
21/02/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Oxley (84B)    
18/04/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Pontypool Road (86G)    
10/09/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Swindon (82C)    
22/04/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Ebbw Junction (Newport) (86A)    
09/09/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Severn Tunnel Junction (86E)    
24/02/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdare (88J)    
15/12/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Neath (Court Sart) (87A)    
04/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 2857    

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