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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 2899   01/12/1938

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Churchward
Class 28xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service Sun 01/12/1938
Withdrawal During 03/1965
Scrapping During 07/1965
Service Life 26 yrs, 2 mths , 27 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
81C Southall 3w/e 17/05/1952
83D Laira 4w/e 21/02/1959
81C Southall 4w/e 15/12/1962
   Withdrawn m/e 03/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 81C Southall 4w/e 19/04/1952
ALLOC 83D Laira 4w/e 21/02/1959
ALLOC 81C Southall 4w/e 15/12/1962
WDN   5w/e 12/04/1965

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1938 To Service To service as GWR Number 2899
Built at Swindon Works
   
17/05/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
21/02/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (83D)    
15/12/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
03/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 2899    

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