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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 3850   11/06/1942

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Churchward
Class 28xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service Sat 11/06/1942
Withdrawal During 08/1965
Service Life 23 yrs, 1 mth , 20 dys

Code Name From Date
86J Aberdare 4w/e 21/02/1959
2D Banbury w/e 07/12/1963
6E Oswestry w/e 10/10/1964
6C Croes Newydd w/e 23/01/1965
   Withdrawn m/e 08/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC WES Westbury 4w/e 19/04/1947
ALLOC STJ Severn Tunnel Junction m/e 31/03/1948
ALLOC 86J Aberdare 4w/e 21/02/1959
TOSTORE   4w/e 29/06/1963
ALLOC 91M To London Midland Region 4w/e 30/11/1963
ALLOC 2D Banbury 4w/e 07/12/1963
ALLOC 6E Oswestry w/e 10/10/1964
ALLOC 6C Croes Newydd 3w/e 06/02/1965
WDN   w/e 21/08/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1942 To Service To service as GWR Number 3850
Built at Swindon Works
21/02/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdare (86J)    
07/12/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Banbury (2D)    
10/10/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Oswestry (6E)    
23/01/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Croes Newydd (6C)    
08/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 3850    

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