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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 4224 m/e 11/1913

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Churchward
Class 42xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0T
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 11/1913
Withdrawal During 02/1959
Scrapping During 04/1959
Service Life 45 yrs , 3 mths

Code Name From Date
88C Barry 4w/e 05/09/1953
88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 23/04/1955
86F Tondu 4w/e 05/11/1955
   Withdrawn m/e 02/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 86C Cardiff Canton 4w/e 25/03/1950
ALLOC 88C Barry 4w/e 05/09/1953
ALLOC 88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 23/04/1955
ALLOC 86F Tondu m/e 30/11/1955
WDN   m/e 28/02/1959

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

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