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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Taff Vale Railway 56 m/e 07/1908
Great Western Railway (1922) 291 4w/e 10/1922

Locomotive Specifics
Designer T. Hurry Riches
Class O4
Company History TVR/GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Beyer Peacock Ltd.
Order Number No Order ID issued
Works Number 5130
To Service During 07/1908
Withdrawal Mon 16/01/1950
Service Life 41 yrs, 6 mths , 17 dys
Total Mileage 302,370

Scrapping Sat 17/06/1950 at Locomotive Works (Swindon)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 07/1908
     Withdrawn on 16/01/1950

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
WDN DYD Duffryn Yard m/e 31/01/1950

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1908 To Service To service as Taff Vale Railway Number 56
Built at Beyer Peacock Ltd., Works Number 5130
10/1922 Renumbered Renumbered to 291    
16/01/1950 Withdrawn Condemned as 291    
17/06/1950 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Swindon    

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