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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
British Railways 80056 on 30/12/1954

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Riddles
Class Standard Class 4 Tank
Company History BR
Wheels 2-6-4T
Builder Derby Works
To Service Sat 30/12/1954 to Polmadie (66A)
Withdrawal Sat 10/10/1964
Service Life 9 yrs, 9 mths , 10 dys

Scrapping During 11/1964 at Locomotive Works (Crewe, Cheshire)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
66A   Polmadie (New) on 30/12/1954
65A   Eastfield 4w/e 19/01/1963
     Withdrawn on 10/10/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW 66A Polmadie on 30/12/1954
ALLOC 65A Eastfield 7w/e 29/12/1962
WDN   on 11/07/1964
REINS 10D Lostock Hall 4w/e 05/09/1964
WDN   w/e 10/10/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
30/12/1954 To Service To service as British Railways Number 80056
Built at Derby Works
Allocated to Polmadie (66A)
19/01/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Eastfield (65A)    
10/10/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 80056    
11/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Crewe, Cheshire    

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