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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 5538   07/1928

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Collett
Class 4575
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 07/1928
Withdrawal During 10/1961
Service Life 33 yrs , 3 mths

Code Name From Date
83F Truro 4w/e 30/01/1960
89C Machynlleth 4w/e 17/06/1961
89A Shrewsbury 4w/e 15/07/1961
   Withdrawn m/e 10/1961

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1928 To Service To service as GWR Number 5538
Built at Swindon Works
30/01/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Truro (83F)    
17/06/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Machynlleth (89C)    
15/07/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Shrewsbury (89A)    
10/1961 Withdrawn Condemned as 5538    
12/11/1961 Sightings Swindon Works visit: Around the Works - Triangle. SLS 1/1962 Link

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