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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 3845   25/04/1942

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Churchward
Class 28xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service Sun 25/04/1942
Withdrawal During 06/1964
Service Life 22 yrs, 1 mth , 6 dys

Code Name From Date
81C Southall 4w/e 04/10/1952
81E Didcot 4w/e 16/05/1953
84B Oxley 4w/e 21/05/1955
86C Cardiff Canton 4w/e 26/01/1957
86E Severn Tunnel Junction 4w/e 04/11/1961
88J Aberdare 4w/e 06/10/1962
84C Banbury 4w/e 03/11/1962
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 81C Southall 4w/e 04/10/1952
ALLOC 81E Didcot 4w/e 16/05/1953
ALLOC 84B Oxley 4w/e 21/05/1955
ALLOC 86C Cardiff Canton 4w/e 26/01/1957
ALLOC 86E Severn Tunnel Junction 4w/e 04/11/1961
ALLOC 88J Aberdare 4w/e 06/10/1962
ALLOC 84C Banbury 4w/e 03/11/1962
WDN   w/e 27/06/1964

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Current Status Unknown
Status Date 17/09/2018

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1942 To Service To service as GWR Number 3845
Built at Swindon Works
04/10/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
16/05/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Didcot (81E)    
21/05/1955 Allocation Reallocated to Oxley (84B)    
26/01/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Canton (86C)    
04/11/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Severn Tunnel Junction (86E)    
06/10/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdare (88J)    
03/11/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Banbury (84C)    
06/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 3845    

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