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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 6664 m/e 09/1928

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 56xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 09/1928
Withdrawal During 12/1963
Scrapping During 03/1964
Service Life 35 yrs, 2 mths , 30 dys

Code Name From Date
88C Barry 4w/e 28/02/1951
88A Cardiff Cathays 3w/e 19/05/1951
81C Southall 4w/e 03/10/1953
81B Slough 4w/e 24/04/1954
81F Oxford 4w/e 06/09/1958
81E Didcot 4w/e 23/04/1960
88J Aberdare 4w/e 05/11/1960
   Withdrawn m/e 12/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 88C Barry m/e 31/01/1951
ALLOC 81C Southall 4w/e 03/10/1953
ALLOC 81B Slough 4w/e 24/04/1954
ALLOC 81F Oxford 4w/e 06/09/1958
ALLOC 81E Didcot 4w/e 23/04/1960
ALLOC 86J Aberdare 4w/e 05/11/1960
WDN   4w/e 31/12/1963

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1928 To Service To service as GWR Number 6664
Built at Swindon Works
28/02/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Barry (88C)    
19/05/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Cathays (88A)    
03/10/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
24/04/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Slough (81B)    
06/09/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Oxford (81F)    
23/04/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Didcot (81E)    
05/11/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdare (88J)    
12/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 6664    

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