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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 4939 m/e 07/1929

Names Carried
Date From Name

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class Hall
Company History GWR
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 07/1929
Withdrawal 4w/e Sat 09/02/1963
Scrapping During 04/1963
Service Life 33 yrs, 7 mths , 10 dys

Code Name From Date
81C Southall 4w/e 31/03/1951
81A Old Oak Common 4w/e 19/06/1954
81D Reading (W.R.) 4w/e 06/11/1954
81E Didcot 4w/e 29/12/1956
   Withdrawn 4w/e 09/02/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC RDGw Reading (W.R.) 4w/e 25/12/1948
ALLOC 81C Southall m/e 28/02/1951
ALLOC 81A Old Oak Common 4w/e 19/06/1954
ALLOC 81D Reading (W.R.) 4w/e 06/11/1954
ALLOC 81E Didcot 4w/e 29/12/1956
WDN   4w/e 09/02/1963

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1929 To Service To service as GWR Number 4939, name: LITTLETON HALL
Built at Swindon Works
31/03/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
19/06/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (81A)    
06/11/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Reading (W.R.) (81D)    
29/12/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Didcot (81E)    
09/02/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 4939    

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