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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 4609 m/e 01/1942

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 01/1942
Withdrawal During 05/1965
Scrapping During 08/1965
Service Life 23 yrs, 3 mths , 30 dys

Code Name From Date
RDG Reading (W.R.) 4w/e 05/11/1949
81A Old Oak Common 5w/e 31/08/1963
81C Southall 3w/e 28/03/1965
   Withdrawn m/e 05/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC RDGw Reading (W.R.) 4w/e 05/11/1949
ALLOC 81A Old Oak Common 5w/e 31/08/1963
ALLOC 81C Southall 5w/e 12/04/1965
WDN   4w/e 13/06/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
01/1942 To Service To service as GWR Number 4609
Built at Swindon Works
05/11/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Reading (W.R.) (RDG)    
31/08/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (81A)    
28/03/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
05/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 4609    

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