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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR (Orig) 6357 m/e 11/1923

Locomotive Specifics
Designer G. Churchward
Class 43xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
Order Number 216
Works Number 2902
To Service During 11/1923
Withdrawal During 07/1964
Scrapping Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 40 yrs, 7 mths , 30 dys

Code Name From Date
121 Reading (W.R.) 01/01/1934 (Snapshot)
85A Worcester 4w/e 24/04/1954
84G Shrewsbury 4w/e 13/07/1957
84F Stourbridge Junction 4w/e 25/01/1958
84G Shrewsbury 4w/e 22/02/1958
84E Tyseley 4w/e 17/05/1958
84J Croes Newydd 4w/e 18/04/1959
87G Carmarthen 4w/e 27/01/1962
87F Llanelly 4w/e 16/06/1962
87A Neath (Court Sart) 4w/e 28/09/1963
86E Severn Tunnel Junction 7w/e 22/06/1964
   Withdrawn m/e 07/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC SDN Swindon 4w/e 14/06/1947
ALLOC 85A Worcester 4w/e 24/04/1954
ALLOC 84G Shrewsbury 4w/e 13/07/1957
ALLOC 84F Stourbridge Junction 4w/e 28/12/1957
ALLOC 84G Shrewsbury 4w/e 22/02/1958
ALLOC 84E Tyseley 4w/e 17/05/1958
ALLOC 84J Croes Newydd 4w/e 18/04/1959
ALLOC 87G Carmarthen 4w/e 27/01/1962
ALLOC 87F Llanelly m/e 30/06/1962
ALLOC 87A Neath (Court Sart) 4w/e 29/09/1963
ALLOC 86E Severn Tunnel Junction 3w/e 29/06/1964
WDN   3w/e 20/07/1964

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
08/1953 Outside Steam Pipes fitted

Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1923 To Service To service as GWR Number 6357
Built at Swindon Works, Works Number 2902
01/01/1934 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Reading (W.R.) (121)    
08/1953 Modification Modification: Outside Steam Pipes fitted    
24/04/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Worcester (85A)    
13/07/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Shrewsbury (84G)    
25/01/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Stourbridge Junction (84F)    
22/02/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Shrewsbury (84G)    
17/05/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Tyseley (84E)    
18/04/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Croes Newydd (84J)    
12/11/1961 Sightings Swindon Works visit: Around the Works - Outside stock shed. SLS 1/1962 Link
27/01/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Carmarthen (87G)    
16/06/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Llanelly (87F)    
28/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Neath (Court Sart) (87A)    
22/06/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Severn Tunnel Junction (86E)    
07/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 6357    

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