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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 4704 m/e 04/1922

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Churchward
Class 47xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 04/1922
Withdrawal During 05/1964
Scrapping During 07/1964
Service Life 42 yrs , 30 dys

Code Name From Date
81C Southall 4w/e 03/11/1962
81A Old Oak Common 2w/e 17/11/1962
   Withdrawn m/e 05/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC SALOP Shrewsbury w/e 02/11/1946
ALLOC BHD Birkenhead Mollington Street 4w/e 01/11/1947
ALLOC 91W To Western Region / GWR w/e 15/09/1951
ALLOC 81A Old Oak Common m/e 31/10/1951
ALLOC 81C Southall 4w/e 03/11/1962
ALLOC 81A Old Oak Common 2w/e 17/11/1962
WDN   06/05/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1922 To Service To service as GWR Number 4704
Built at Swindon Works
03/11/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
17/11/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (81A)    
05/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 4704    

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