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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 5689 m/e 01/1927

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 56xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 01/1927
Withdrawal During 05/1965
Scrapping During 08/1965
Service Life 38 yrs, 3 mths , 30 dys

Code Name From Date
88C Barry 4w/e 09/02/1963
88B Radyr 6w/e 12/10/1964
   Withdrawn m/e 05/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 88C Barry 4w/e 09/02/1963
ALLOC 88B Radyr 3w/e 14/09/1964
WDN   4w/e 13/06/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
01/1927 To Service To service as GWR Number 5689
Built at Swindon Works
09/02/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Barry (88C)    
12/10/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Radyr (88B)    
05/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 5689    

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