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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
BR 78063 m/e 11/1956

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Riddles
Class Standard Class 2
Company History BR
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Darlington Works
To Service During 11/1956 to Wigan Central (L&Y) (27D)
Withdrawal w/e Sat 10/12/1966
Scrapping During 09/1967 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 10 yrs, 1 mth , 9 dys

Code Name From Date
27D Wigan Central (L&Y) (New) m/e 11/1956
1A Willesden w/e 25/05/1963
5E Nuneaton w/e 02/10/1965
6D Shrewsbury w/e 23/04/1966
   Withdrawn w/e 10/12/1966

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW 27D Wigan Central (L&Y) w/e 10/11/1956
ALLOC 1A Willesden 4w/e 01/06/1963
ALLOC 5E Nuneaton 4w/e 09/10/1965
ALLOC 6D Shrewsbury 4w/e 07/05/1966
WDN   w/e 10/12/1966

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
11/1956 To Service To service as British Railways Number 78063
Built at Darlington Works
Allocated to Wigan Central (L&Y) (27D)
25/05/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Willesden (1A)    
02/10/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Nuneaton (5E)    
23/04/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Shrewsbury (6D)    
10/12/1966 Withdrawn Condemned as 78063    

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