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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 5622 m/e 06/1925

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 56xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 06/1925
Withdrawal During 06/1963
Scrapping During 12/1963 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 38 yrs

Allocations
Code Name From Date
88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 26/01/1957
88C Barry 4w/e 25/01/1958
88D Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 18/04/1959
88D Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 28/01/1961
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC BRY Barry 4w/e 25/01/1947
ALLOC THT Treherbert m/e 30/06/1948
ALLOC BRY Barry 14/10/1948
ALLOC 88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 26/01/1957
ALLOC 88C Barry 4w/e 28/12/1957
ALLOC 88D Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 18/04/1959
ALLOC 88D Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 28/01/1961
WDN   4w/e 01/06/1963

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1925 To Service To service as GWR Number 5622
Built at Swindon Works
   
26/01/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Cathays (88A)    
25/01/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Barry (88C)    
18/04/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Merthyr Tydfil (88D)    
28/01/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Merthyr Tydfil (88D)    
06/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 5622    
12/1963 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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