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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 5568 m/e 01/1929

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 4575
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 01/1929
Withdrawal 4w/e Sat 09/02/1963
Scrapping During 06/1964 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 34 yrs, 1 mth , 9 dys

Code Name From Date
88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 25/11/1953
86H Aberbeeg 4w/e 12/06/1958
88C Barry 4w/e 14/06/1958
83D Laira 4w/e 05/11/1960
82C Swindon 4w/e 09/09/1961
83D Laira 4w/e 07/10/1961
   Withdrawn 4w/e 09/02/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
01/1929 To Service To service as GWR Number 5568
Built at Swindon Works
25/11/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Cathays (88A)    
12/06/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Aberbeeg (86H)    
14/06/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Barry (88C)    
05/11/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (83D)    
09/09/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Swindon (82C)    
07/10/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (83D)    
09/02/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 5568    
06/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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