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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Great Western Railway 5699 m/e 01/1927

Locomotive Specifics
Designer C. Collett
Class 56xx
Company History GWR
Wheels 0-6-2T
Builder Swindon Works
Order Number 235
To Service During 01/1927
Withdrawal Fri 13/11/1964
Scrapping During 03/1965
Service Life 37 yrs, 10 mths , 13 dys

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 01/1927
88B Radyr w/e 08/11/1964
   Withdrawn on 13/11/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 88E Abercynon 4w/e 17/10/1950

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
01/1927 To Service To service as Great Western Railway Number 5699
Built at Swindon Works
   
08/11/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Radyr (88B)    
13/11/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 5699    

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