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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Western Railway 9631 on 18/12/1945

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 57xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-0PT
Builder Swindon Works
Order Number 355
To Service Wed 18/12/1945
Withdrawal Wed 16/06/1965
Service Life 19 yrs, 5 mths , 29 dys

Scrapping During 10/1965

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) on 18/12/1945
CHYS   Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 23/04/1949
BRY   Barry 4w/e 21/05/1949
88D   Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 01/11/1958
87A   Neath (Court Sart) w/e 08/11/1964
87F   Llanelly 5w/e 16/05/1965
     Withdrawn on 16/06/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW NYA   m/e 31/12/1945
ALLOC CHYS Cardiff Cathays 4w/e 23/04/1949
ALLOC BRY Barry 4w/e 21/05/1949
ALLOC 88D Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 01/11/1958
ALLOC 87A Neath (Court Sart) 3w/e 02/11/1964
ALLOC 87F Llanelly 5w/e 16/05/1965
WDN   on 16/06/1965
WDN   4w/e 11/07/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
18/12/1945 To Service To service as Great Western Railway Number 9631
Built at Swindon Works
23/04/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Cardiff Cathays (CHYS)    
21/05/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Barry (BRY)    
01/11/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Merthyr Tydfil (88D)    
08/11/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Neath (Court Sart) (87A)    
16/05/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Llanelly (87F)    
16/06/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 9631    
10/1965 Scrapped Scrapped    

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