Quick Search

Enter locomotive number in the box below and press 'Go'!

Content is coming here as you probably can see. Content is coming here as you probably can see.



Ad Visitor Statistics
» 14 Online
» 513 Today
» 1180 Yesterday
» 6267 Week
» 34225 Month
» 68867 Year
» 1290432 Total
Record: 1668 (12/02/2017)
(Free MySQL Counter)


In Touch

Bookmark and Share

Follow BRDatabase on Twitter
prev prev
Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 5153 m/e 03/1930

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 5101
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 03/1930
Withdrawal During 11/1964
Scrapping During 06/1965
Service Life 34 yrs, 8 mths , 3 dys

Code Name From Date
81B Slough 4w/e 21/02/1959
83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 21/03/1959
84G Kidderminster 4w/e 08/09/1962
2L Leamington w/e 15/08/1964
   Withdrawn m/e 11/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 81B Slough 4w/e 21/02/1959
ALLOC 83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 21/03/1959
ALLOC 84G Kidderminster 4w/e 08/09/1962
ALLOC 2L Leamington 4w/e 05/09/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
03/1930 To Service To service as GWR Number 5153
Built at Swindon Works
19/02/1938 Sightings Wolverhampton Works visit: Around the works. - In the shop. RO 3/1938 Link
21/02/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Slough (81B)    
21/03/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
08/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Kidderminster (84G)    
15/08/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Leamington (2L)    
11/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 5153    

prev prev