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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Western Railway 5662 m/e 02/1926

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 56xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
Order Number 235
To Service During 02/1926
Withdrawal Fri 13/11/1964
Scrapping During 02/1965
Service Life 38 yrs, 9 mths , 13 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 02/1926
88D Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 28/01/1961
   Withdrawn on 13/11/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC RHY Rhymney on 14/10/1948
ALLOC 88D Merthyr Tydfil 4w/e 28/01/1961

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1926 To Service To service as Great Western Railway Number 5662
Built at Swindon Works
   
28/01/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Merthyr Tydfil (88D)    
13/11/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 5662    

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