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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 8719 m/e 03/1931

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
To Service During 03/1931
Withdrawal During 05/1962
Scrapping During 11/1962 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 31 yrs, 2 mths , 2 dys

Code Name From Date
83B Taunton 4w/e 12/06/1958
83E St Blazey 4w/e 24/01/1959
   Withdrawn m/e 05/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 83B Taunton 4w/e 12/07/1958
ALLOC 83E St Blazey m/e 28/02/1959
WDN   m/e 31/05/1962

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
03/1931 To Service To service as GWR Number 8719
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd.
12/06/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Taunton (83B)    
24/01/1959 Allocation Reallocated to St Blazey (83E)    
05/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 8719    
11/1962 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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