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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 3738   09/1937

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 09/1937
Withdrawal During 08/1965
Service Life 27 yrs , 11 mths

Code Name From Date
81D Reading (W.R.) 4w/e 31/10/1950
88H Tondu 4w/e 08/10/1960
88G Llantrisant 3w/e 04/05/1964
88B Radyr 6w/e 12/10/1964
88A Cardiff East Dock 5w/e 16/05/1965
   Withdrawn m/e 08/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC SLO Slough 4w/e 10/09/1949
ALLOC 81D Reading (W.R.) 4w/e 17/10/1950
ALLOC 86F Aberbeeg 4w/e 05/10/1960
ALLOC 88G Llantrisant 3w/e 04/05/1964
ALLOC 88B Radyr w/e 12/10/1964
ALLOC 88A Cardiff East Dock 5w/e 16/05/1965
TOSTORE   4w/e 11/07/1965
WDN   m/e 31/08/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1937 To Service To service as GWR Number 3738
Built at Swindon Works
31/10/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Reading (W.R.) (81D)    
08/10/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Tondu (88H)    
04/05/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Llantrisant (88G)    
12/10/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Radyr (88B)    
16/05/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff East Dock (88A)    
08/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 3738    

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