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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
British Railways 80026 on 20/12/1951

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Riddles
Class Standard Class 4 Tank
Company History BR
Wheels 2-6-4T
Builder Brighton Works
To Service Fri 20/12/1951 to Polmadie (66A)
Withdrawal Fri 02/09/1966
Service Life 14 yrs, 8 mths , 13 dys

Scrapping During 12/1966 at Shipbreaking Industries (Faslane)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
66A   Polmadie (New) on 20/12/1951
64A   St Margarets 4w/e 08/09/1962
     Withdrawn on 02/09/1966

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW 66A Polmadie on 20/12/1951
ALLOC 64A St Margarets 6w/e 18/08/1962
WDN   on 02/09/1966

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
29/12/1951 Scottish Miscellany Of the B.R. 2-6-4T Nos. 80020-2 are at Kittybrewster, 80023/6 at Polmadie and 80024/5 at Corkerhill. Ivatt 2-6-0 43133 has arrived at Eastfield depot. Ex-L.M.S. Class 5 4-6-0s now work regularly over the West Highland line. During the New Year week V2 class engines worked frequently on the Edinburgh-Glasgow turns. Towards the end of December Class J39 64750 was noted being towed to Cowlairs Works after a 'pitch-in.' Regular Sunday cheap day excursion tickets are now being given from Glasgow to more distant towns, e.g., by 7.15 a.m. to Grantown-on-Spey West; Hawick by 9.40 a.m. SLS/195203

Date Event Details Source See Also
20/12/1951 To Service To service as British Railways Number 80026
Built at Brighton Works
Allocated to Polmadie (66A)
08/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to St Margarets (64A)    
02/09/1966 Withdrawn Condemned as 80026    
12/1966 Scrapped Broken up by Shipbreaking Industries: Faslane    

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