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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 6761 m/e 11/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 11/1948 to Duffryn Yard (DYD)
Withdrawal During 01/1961
Scrapping During 04/1961 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 12 yrs , 2 mths

Code Name From Date
DYD Duffryn Yard (New) m/e 11/1948
87K Swansea Paxton Street (Victoria) 8w/e 11/07/1953
87B Duffryn Yard 4w/e 08/08/1953
   Withdrawn m/e 01/1961

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW NYA   m/e 30/11/1948
1STALLOC DYD Duffryn Yard m/e 31/12/1948
ALLOC 87K Swansea Paxton Street (Victoria) 4w/e 11/07/1953
ALLOC 87B Duffryn Yard 4w/e 08/08/1953
WDN   m/e 31/01/1961

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1948 To Service To service as GWR Number 6761
Built at Swindon Works
Allocated to Duffryn Yard (DYD)
11/07/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Swansea Paxton Street (Victoria) (87K)    
08/08/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Duffryn Yard (87B)    
01/1961 Withdrawn Condemned as 6761    
04/1961 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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