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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 3834   20/12/1941

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Churchward
Class 28xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service Tue 20/12/1941
Withdrawal During 04/1964
Scrapping During 11/1964
Service Life 22 yrs, 3 mths , 11 dys

Code Name From Date
83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 30/09/1950
87F Llanelly 4w/e 28/11/1959
86E Severn Tunnel Junction 4w/e 13/08/1960
81C Southall 4w/e 15/12/1962
83B Taunton 4w/e 29/06/1963
   Withdrawn m/e 04/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC EXE Exeter 4w/e 22/02/1947
ALLOC 83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 09/09/1950
ALLOC 87F Llanelly 4w/e 28/11/1959
ALLOC 86E Severn Tunnel Junction 4w/e 13/08/1960
ALLOC 81C Southall 4w/e 15/12/1962
ALLOC 83B Taunton 4w/e 29/06/1963
WDN   3w/e 04/05/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1941 To Service To service as GWR Number 3834
Built at Swindon Works
30/09/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
28/11/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Llanelly (87F)    
13/08/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Severn Tunnel Junction (86E)    
15/12/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
29/06/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Taunton (83B)    
04/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 3834    

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