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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
GWR 72 m/e 07/1910

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Hurry Riches
Class A
Company History RR/GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn Ltd
To Service During 07/1910
Withdrawal During 02/1952
Service Life 41 yrs, 7 mths , 1 dy

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 07/1910
   Withdrawn m/e 02/1952

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
02/04/1948 Caerphilly Works On 2/4 the following locomotives were noted in the Erecting Shop:-Nos. 64, 72, 270, 320/21, 390, 3103/89, 3712, 4134, 4256/63/93/98, 4404, 5114, 5223, 5635/58/68/80, 6661 an 8796, while outside were observed Nos. 190, 3178, 4238/52, 5219, 5549 an 5649. SLS/194805

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
07/1910 To Service To service as Great Western Railway Number 72
Built at Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn Ltd
   
02/1952 Withdrawn Condemned as 72    

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