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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 2874   11/1918

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Churchward
Class 28xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 11/1918
Withdrawal During 05/1963
Service Life 44 yrs, 5 mths , 30 dys

Code Name From Date
86A Ebbw Junction (Newport) 4w/e 05/11/1955
86C Cardiff Canton 4w/e 24/03/1956
88J Aberdare 4w/e 31/12/1960
87A Neath (Court Sart) 4w/e 15/12/1962
   Withdrawn m/e 05/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC STB Stourbridge Junction 4w/e 05/10/1946
ALLOC BAN Banbury 4w/e 22/03/1947
ALLOC STB Stourbridge Junction m/e 30/06/1948
ALLOC 86A Ebbw Junction (Newport) m/e 30/11/1955
ALLOC 86C Cardiff Canton 4w/e 24/03/1956
ALLOC 86J Aberdare 4w/e 31/12/1960
ALLOC 87A Neath (Court Sart) 4w/e 15/12/1962
WDN   4w/e 01/06/1963

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1918 To Service To service as GWR Number 2874
Built at Swindon Works
05/11/1955 Allocation Reallocated to Ebbw Junction (Newport) (86A)    
24/03/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Canton (86C)    
31/12/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdare (88J)    
15/12/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Neath (Court Sart) (87A)    
05/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 2874    

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