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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 7909   20/01/1950

Names Carried
Date From Name

Locomotive Specifics
Designer F. Hawksworth
Class Modified Hall
Company History GWR
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service Thu 20/01/1950
Withdrawal Thu 18/11/1965
Scrapping During 04/1966 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 15 yrs, 9 mths , 29 dys

Code Name From Date
83D Laira 4w/e 20/05/1950
82D Westbury 4w/e 04/10/1958
83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 05/11/1960
83D Laira 4w/e 06/10/1962
83B Taunton 2w/e 17/11/1962
83C Westbury 6w/e 12/10/1964
85A Worcester w/e 15/11/1964
81F Oxford 4w/e 11/07/1965
   Withdrawn 18/11/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW NYA   m/e 31/01/1950
ALLOC 83D Laira 4w/e 20/05/1950
ALLOC 82D Westbury 4w/e 04/10/1958
ALLOC 83A Newton Abbot 4w/e 05/11/1960
ALLOC 83D Laira 4w/e 06/10/1962
ALLOC 83B Taunton 2w/e 17/11/1962
ALLOC 83C Westbury 3w/e 05/10/1964
ALLOC 85A Worcester w/e 09/11/1964
ALLOC 81F Oxford 4w/e 11/07/1965
WDN   18/11/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
31/01/1950 To Service To service as GWR Number 7909
Built at Swindon Works
20/05/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (83D)    
04/10/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Westbury (82D)    
05/11/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Newton Abbot (83A)    
06/10/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (83D)    
17/11/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Taunton (83B)    
12/10/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Westbury (83C)    
15/11/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Worcester (85A)    
11/07/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Oxford (81F)    
18/11/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 7909    
04/1966 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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