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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
War Dept. 8685 m/e 07/1944
War Dept. 78685 m/e 01/1945
BR 90649 m/e 02/1950

Locomotive Specifics
Class WD/8
Company History WD
Wheels 2-8-0
Builder Vulcan Foundry
Works Number 5086
To Service During 07/1944
Withdrawal Sat 21/01/1967
Scrapping During 05/1967 at Drapers (Hull)
Service Life 22 yrs, 6 mths , 22 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
55G Huddersfield Hillhouse w/e 20/06/1959
   Withdrawn 21/01/1967
55D Royston 4w/e 28/01/1967

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 55G Huddersfield Hillhouse 4w/e 11/07/1959
WDN   21/01/1967
ALLOC 55D Royston 8w/e 25/02/1967

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1944 To Service To service as WD Number 8685
Built at Vulcan Foundry, Works Number 5086
   
01/1945 Renumbered Renumbered to 78685    
02/1950 Renumbered Renumbered to 90649    
20/06/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Huddersfield (55G)    
01/1967 Withdrawn Condemned as 90649    
28/01/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Royston (55D)    
05/1967 Scrapped Broken up by Drapers: Hull    

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