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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Western Railway 5665 m/e 06/1926

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 56xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
Order Number 235
To Service During 06/1926
Withdrawal Wed 16/06/1965
Scrapping During 08/1965
Service Life 39 yrs , 16 dys

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 06/1926
88C Barry 4w/e 31/08/1950
88F Treherbert 4w/e 08/10/1955
86G Pontypool Road 2w/e 07/03/1965
   Withdrawn on 16/06/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC MTHR Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 07/08/1948
ALLOC BRY Barry on 14/10/1948
ALLOC 88D Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 15/07/1950
ALLOC 88C Barry 4w/e 12/08/1950
ALLOC 88F Treherbert 4w/e 08/10/1955
TOSTORE   5w/e 16/05/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1926 To Service To service as Great Western Railway Number 5665
Built at Swindon Works
31/08/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Barry (88C)    
08/10/1955 Allocation Reallocated to Treherbert (88F)    
07/03/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Pontypool Road (86G)    
16/06/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 5665    

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