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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 6778   07/12/1950

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Swindon Works
To Service Mon 07/12/1950
Withdrawal During 05/1962
Scrapping During 11/1962 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 11 yrs, 4 mths , 23 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
88B Cardiff East Dock 4w/e 31/01/1951
87B Duffryn Yard 4w/e 10/08/1957
87K Swansea Paxton Street (Victoria) 4w/e 07/09/1957
87D Swansea East Dock 4w/e 05/09/1959
   Withdrawn m/e 05/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW NYA   07/12/1950
ALLOC 88B Cardiff East Dock w/e 31/12/1950
ALLOC 87B Duffryn Yard 4w/e 10/08/1957
ALLOC 87K Swansea Paxton Street (Victoria) 4w/e 07/09/1957
ALLOC 87D Swansea East Dock 4w/e 05/09/1959
WDN   m/e 31/05/1962

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
31/12/1950 To Service To service as GWR Number 6778
Built at Swindon Works
   
31/01/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff East Dock (88B)    
10/08/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Duffryn Yard (87B)    
07/09/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Swansea Paxton Street (Victoria) (87K)    
05/09/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Swansea East Dock (87D)    
05/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 6778    
11/1962 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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