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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Western Railway 2101 m/e 01/1902

Locomotive Specifics
Designer W. Dean
Class 2021
Company History GWR
Rebuild History
2101 Saddle Tank01/1902
2021/2101 Pannier Tank (0-6-0PT)02/1918
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Wolverhampton Works (Stafford Road)
To Service During 01/1902
Withdrawal Mon 12/03/1956
Service Life 54 yrs, 2 mths , 10 dys
Total Mileage 1,055,659
Information Arrived at Swindon for cutting 24/3/1956

Scrapping 4w/e Sat 21/04/1956 at Locomotive Works (Swindon)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 01/1902
85D   Kidderminster 4w/e 08/09/1951
85D   Kidderminster 4w/e 30/09/1951
85A   Worcester 4w/e 16/05/1953
6C   Birkenhead Mollington Street 4w/e 03/10/1953
     Withdrawn on 12/03/1956

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN   w/e 24/03/1951
ALLOC 85D Kidderminster 4w/e 08/09/1951
ALLOC 85A Worcester 4w/e 13/06/1953
ALLOC 6C Birkenhead Mollington Street m/e 30/09/1953
LOAN 6C Birkenhead Mollington Street 4w/e 03/10/1953
WDN   w/e 17/03/1956
WDN   m/e 31/03/1956

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Date Modified Modification
02/1918 Rebuilt with pannier tanks
02/1918 Diagram B4 boiler fitted (Belpaire firebox)
08/1923 Diagram BR0 boiler fitted (Belpaire firebox)
08/1931 Diagram B4 boiler fitted (Belpaire firebox)

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
02/11/1959 Brecon demotion Brecon's allocation was divided from 2nd November, 1959-2219/36, 3638, 3706/47/67, 7794 to Newport (86A) and 46506/16/8/9/20/1/2 to Oswestry (89A) thus making the shed an overnight stabling depot. SLS/196002

Date Event Details Source See Also
01/1902 To Service To service as Great Western Railway Number 2101
Built at Wolverhampton Works (Stafford Road)
02/1918 Modification Diagram B4 boiler fitted    
02/1918 Modification Modification: Rebuilt with pannier tanks    
08/1923 Modification Diagram BR0 boiler fitted    
08/1931 Modification Diagram B4 boiler fitted    
08/09/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Kidderminster (85D)    
30/09/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Kidderminster (85D)    
16/05/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Worcester (85A)    
03/10/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Birkenhead Mollington Street (6C)    
12/03/1956 Withdrawn Condemned as 2101    
21/04/1956 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Swindon    

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