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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 8455   31/01/1950

Locomotive Specifics
Designer F. Hawksworth
Class 94xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Yorkshire Engine Company
To Service Thu 31/01/1950
Withdrawal During 01/1960
Scrapping During 12/1960 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 9 yrs , 11 mths

Code Name From Date
88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 27/12/1952
88C Barry 4w/e 25/11/1953
88F Treherbert 4w/e 16/07/1955
88A Radyr 4w/e 06/09/1958
   Withdrawn m/e 01/1960

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
EXLOAN 91M To London Midland Region m/e 30/04/1947
NEW CED Cardiff East Dock m/e 31/01/1950
ALLOC 88A Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 27/12/1952
ALLOC 88C Barry 4w/e 28/11/1953
ALLOC 88F Treherbert 4w/e 16/07/1955
ALLOC 88A Radyr 4w/e 06/09/1958
WDN   m/e 31/01/1960

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
31/01/1950 To Service To service as GWR Number 8455
Built at Yorkshire Engine Company
27/12/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Cathays (88A)    
25/11/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Barry (88C)    
16/07/1955 Allocation Reallocated to Treherbert (88F)    
06/09/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Radyr (88A)    
01/1960 Withdrawn Condemned as 8455    
12/1960 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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