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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 5976 m/e 09/1938
GWR (Oil Burner) 3951 m/e 30/04/1947
GWR (Ex-Oil) 5976 m/e 23/11/1948

Names Carried
Date From Name
09/1938 ASHWICKE HALL

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class Hall
Company History GWR
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 09/1938
Withdrawal During 07/1964
Scrapping During 12/1964 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 25 yrs, 9 mths , 30 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
81A Old Oak Common 4w/e 24/01/1959
87F Llanelly 4w/e 14/07/1962
87J Fishguard Goodwick 4w/e 29/06/1963
86G Pontypool Road 4w/e 28/09/1963
   Withdrawn m/e 07/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC BRD Bristol Bath Road 4w/e 19/04/1947
ALLOC SPM St Philips Marsh 4w/e 17/05/1947
ALLOC EXE Exeter 4w/e 21/05/1949
ALLOC 81A Old Oak Common m/e 28/02/1959
ALLOC 87F Llanelly 4w/e 14/07/1962
ALLOC 87J Fishguard Goodwick 4w/e 29/06/1963
ALLOC 86G Pontypool Road 4w/e 29/09/1963
WDN   w/e 22/06/1964
ALLOC 82C Swindon 3w/e 29/06/1964

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Modifications
Date Modified Modification
11/1948 Oil burning equipment removed


Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1938 To Service To service as GWR Number 5976, name: ASHWICKE HALL
Built at Swindon Works
   
1947 Renumbered Renumbered to 3951    
11/1948 Modification Modification: Oil burning equipment removed    
11/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 5976    
24/01/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Old Oak Common (81A)    
12/11/1961 Sightings Swindon Works visit: Around the Works - "A" shop. SLS 1/1962 Link
14/07/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Llanelly (87F)    
29/06/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Fishguard Goodwick (87J)    
28/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Pontypool Road (86G)    
07/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 5976    
12/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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