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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 8724 m/e 04/1931

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
To Service During 04/1931
Withdrawal During 07/1962
Scrapping During 02/1963 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 31 yrs, 2 mths , 30 dys

Code Name From Date
ABEEG Aberbeeg 8w/e 23/03/1946
86J Aberdare 4w/e 31/10/1953
87C Danygraig 4w/e 06/11/1954
87B Duffryn Yard 4w/e 28/11/1959
   Withdrawn m/e 07/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC ABEEG Aberbeeg 4w/e 23/02/1946
ALLOC 86J Aberdare 4w/e 31/10/1953
ALLOC 87C Danygraig 4w/e 06/11/1954
ALLOC 87B Duffryn Yard 4w/e 28/11/1959
WDN   m/e 31/07/1962

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1931 To Service To service as GWR Number 8724
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd.
23/03/1946 Allocation Reallocated to Aberbeeg (ABEEG)    
31/10/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Aberdare (86J)    
06/11/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Danygraig (87C)    
28/11/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Duffryn Yard (87B)    
07/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 8724    
02/1963 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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