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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
BR 78059   09/1956

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Riddles
Class Standard Class 2
Company History BR
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
To Service During 09/1956 to Chester Northgate (6D)
Withdrawal During 11/1966
Service Life 10 yrs , 2 mths

Allocations
Code Name From Date
6D Chester Northgate (New) 09/1956
6G Llandudno Junction w/e 11/04/1959
6H Bangor w/e 07/11/1959
6J Holyhead w/e 25/04/1964
6H Bangor w/e 31/10/1964
1A Willesden w/e 19/06/1965
5E Nuneaton w/e 02/10/1965
5D Stoke w/e 04/06/1966
5B Crewe South w/e 08/10/1966
   Withdrawn m/e 11/1966

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW 6D Chester Northgate w/e 08/09/1956
ALLOC 6G Llandudno Junction 5w/e 02/05/1959
ALLOC 6H Bangor 4w/e 28/11/1959
ALLOC 6J Holyhead 4w/e 02/05/1964
ALLOC 6H Bangor 4w/e 07/11/1964
ALLOC 1A Willesden 4w/e 10/07/1965
ALLOC 5E Nuneaton 4w/e 09/10/1965
ALLOC 5D Stoke 5w/e 11/06/1966
ALLOC 5B Crewe South 4w/e 08/10/1966
WDN   w/e 12/11/1966

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


Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1956 To Service To service as BR Number 78059
Built at Darlington Works
Allocated to Chester Northgate (6D)
   
11/04/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Llandudno Junction (6G)    
07/11/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Bangor (6H)    
25/04/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Holyhead (6J)    
31/10/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Bangor (6H)    
19/06/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Willesden (1A)    
02/10/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Nuneaton (5E)    
04/06/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Stoke (5D)    
08/10/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe South (5B)    
11/1966 Withdrawn Condemned as 78059    

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