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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From Notes
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D2197 15/06/1961  
TOPS (Tops) 03197 01/01/1973  

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 03
Subclass/Rebuild History
Wheels 0-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service 15/06/1961 to To Western Region / GWR (91W)
Withdrawn 05/07/1987
Time in Service 26 yrs , 20 dys
Status Preserved

Code Name Date From
91W To Western Region / GWR (New) on 15/06/1961
83D Laira 4w/e 07/10/1961
83B Taunton 2w/e 14/05/1967
84A Laira m/e 30/06/1967
   Stored (at 84A) 4w/e 31/08/1967
70D Eastleigh 4w/e 29/01/1968
70F Bournemouth w/e 05/02/1968
70D Eastleigh 2w/e 11/10/1968
70F Bournemouth 3w/e 05/03/1969
SG   5w/e 07/03/1974
NR Norwich Thorpe 2w/e 11/10/1975
   Withdrawn on 05/07/1987

Current Status Unknown

Start Event Details Source See Also
15/06/1961 To Service To service as British Railways Number D2197
Built at Swindon Works
Allocated to To Western Region / GWR (91W)
07/10/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (83D)    
14/05/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Taunton (83B)    
30/06/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Laira (84A)    
31/08/1967 To Store To Store (at 84A)    
29/01/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Eastleigh (70D)    
05/02/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Bournemouth (70F)    
11/10/1968 Allocation Reallocated to Eastleigh (70D)    
05/03/1969 Allocation Reallocated to Bournemouth (70F)    
01/01/1973 Renumbered Renumbered to 03197 (Tops)    
07/03/1974 Allocation      
11/10/1975 Allocation Reallocated to Norwich Thorpe (NR)    
05/07/1987 Withdrawn Condemned as 03197    

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