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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Western Railway 4625 on 15/09/1942

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Swindon Works
Order Number 330
To Service Mon 15/09/1942
Withdrawal Mon 21/05/1962
Service Life 19 yrs, 8 mths , 6 dys

Scrapping During 09/1962 at Cashmore's (Great Bridge)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) on 15/09/1942
85A   Worcester 4w/e 22/03/1952
85A   Worcester 4w/e 30/04/1952
85D   Kidderminster 4w/e 12/06/1958
85A   Worcester 4w/e 09/08/1958
84B   Oxley 4w/e 15/07/1961
     Withdrawn on 21/05/1962

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 85A Worcester 4w/e 22/03/1952
ALLOC 85D Kidderminster 4w/e 12/07/1958
ALLOC 85A Worcester 4w/e 09/08/1958
ALLOC 84B Oxley 4w/e 15/07/1961
WDN   m/e 31/05/1962

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
15/09/1942 To Service To service as Great Western Railway Number 4625
Built at Swindon Works
22/03/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Worcester (85A)    
30/04/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Worcester (85A)    
12/06/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Kidderminster (85D)    
09/08/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Worcester (85A)    
15/07/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Oxley (84B)    
21/05/1962 Withdrawn Condemned as 4625    
09/1962 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Great Bridge    

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