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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 8498   30/11/1952

Locomotive Specifics
Designer F. Hawksworth
Class 94xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn Ltd
To Service Mon 30/11/1952 to Swindon (82C)
Withdrawal During 06/1965
Scrapping During 10/1965
Service Life 12 yrs, 6 mths , 1 dy

Code Name From Date
82C Swindon (New) 30/11/1952
86A Ebbw Junction (Newport) 4w/e 27/12/1952
86F Tondu 4w/e 24/01/1953
84C Banbury 4w/e 28/11/1959
84A Stafford Road 4w/e 21/05/1960
81A Old Oak Common w/e 20/07/1963
81C Southall 3w/e 28/03/1965
   Withdrawn m/e 06/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 82C Swindon 4w/e 29/11/1952
NEW NYA   m/e 30/11/1952
ALLOC 86A Ebbw Junction (Newport) 4w/e 27/12/1952
ALLOC 86F Tondu 4w/e 24/01/1953
ALLOC 84C Banbury 4w/e 28/11/1959
ALLOC 84A Stafford Road 4w/e 21/05/1960
ALLOC 81A Old Oak Common 4w/e 27/07/1963
ALLOC 91W To Western Region / GWR 4w/e 03/08/1963
ALLOC 81C Southall 5w/e 12/04/1965
TOSTORE   5w/e 16/05/1965
WDN   03/06/1965
WDN   4w/e 13/06/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
30/11/1952 To Service To service as GWR Number 8498
Built at Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn Ltd
Allocated to Swindon (82C)
27/12/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Ebbw Junction (Newport) (86A)    
24/01/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Tondu (86F)    
28/11/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Banbury (84C)    
21/05/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Stafford Road (84A)    
20/07/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (81A)    
28/03/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Southall (81C)    
06/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 8498    

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