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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 2875 m/e 12/1918

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Churchward
Class 28xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 12/1918
Withdrawal During 04/1964
Scrapping During 02/1965
Service Life 45 yrs, 4 mths , 1 dy

Allocations
Code Name From Date
83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 31/03/1951
83D Laira 4w/e 21/05/1960
82D Westbury 4w/e 13/08/1960
84C Banbury 2w/e 17/11/1962
81C Southall 4w/e 06/04/1963
88A Cardiff East Dock 4w/e 30/11/1963
   Withdrawn m/e 04/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC LA Laira 4w/e 27/11/1948
ALLOC 83A Newton Abbot m/e 28/02/1951
ALLOC 83D Laira 4w/e 21/05/1960
ALLOC 82D Westbury 4w/e 13/08/1960
ALLOC 84C Banbury 2w/e 17/11/1962
ALLOC 91W To Western Region / GWR 4w/e 30/03/1963
LOAN 81C Southall 4w/e 06/04/1963
ALLOC 88A Cardiff East Dock 4w/e 30/11/1963
WDN   2w/e 13/04/1964

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1918 To Service To service as GWR Number 2875
Built at Swindon Works
   
31/03/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
21/05/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (83D)    
13/08/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Westbury (82D)    
17/11/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Banbury (84C)    
06/04/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
30/11/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff East Dock (88A)    
04/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 2875    

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