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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 8701 m/e 02/1931

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
To Service During 02/1931
Withdrawal During 03/1963
Scrapping During 07/1964 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 32 yrs , 28 dys

Code Name From Date
85C Hereford 7w/e 31/08/1952
85D Kidderminster 4w/e 21/02/1959
85B Gloucester Horton Road 4w/e 18/04/1959
   Withdrawn m/e 03/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 85C Hereford 4w/e 09/08/1952
ALLOC 85D Kidderminster 4w/e 21/02/1959
ALLOC 85B Gloucester Horton Road 4w/e 18/04/1959
WDN   4w/e 06/04/1963

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1931 To Service To service as GWR Number 8701
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd.
31/08/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Hereford (85C)    
21/02/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Kidderminster (85D)    
18/04/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Gloucester Horton Road (85B)    
03/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 8701    
07/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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