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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 6989   25/03/1948

Names Carried
Date From Name

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Hawksworth
Class Modified Hall
Company History GWR
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service Sun 25/03/1948
Withdrawal During 06/1964
Service Life 16 yrs, 2 mths , 6 dys

Code Name From Date
85A Worcester 4w/e 24/03/1956
85C Hereford 4w/e 18/05/1957
85A Worcester 4w/e 08/08/1959
85B Gloucester Horton Road 4w/e 06/10/1962
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW HFD Hereford m/e 31/03/1948
ALLOC 85A Worcester 4w/e 24/03/1956
ALLOC 85C Hereford 4w/e 18/05/1957
ALLOC 85A Worcester 4w/e 08/08/1959
ALLOC 85B Gloucester Horton Road 4w/e 06/10/1962
WDN   2w/e 08/06/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
31/03/1948 To Service To service as GWR Number 6989
Built at Swindon Works
24/03/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Worcester (85A)    
18/05/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Hereford (85C)    
08/08/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Worcester (85A)    
06/10/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Gloucester Horton Road (85B)    
06/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 6989    

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