3814

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Built at Swindon in 1940 and withdrawn in July 1964.

BR motive power depot allocations since 1948.

Date ArrivedDepot
January 1948Banbury
June 1948Old Oak Common
February 1949Southall
May 1952Cardiff Canton
August 1958Llanelly
March 1959Gloucester
January 1960Severn tunnel Junction

3814 was stored on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway awaiting restoration for a long period.

In the summer of 2016 the tender was moved to Llangollen for its restoration to be completed.

The tender will be attached to 6880 Betton Grange until that locomotive has its own tender.

In September 2018 the locomotive moved out of the Grosmont yard for the first time in more than 30 years. It was towed to Pickering where it was put on a low loader and transported to Llangollen where its restoration is planned to be completed.

Home BaseCurrent StatusOwner
Llangollen RailwayUnder restorationPeter Robinson
3814 heads westbound through Newport – 1963
3814 in Woodhams scrapyard at Barry – June 1965
3814 in Woodhams scrapyard at Barry – August 1975
3814 at Grosmont on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway – May 2013

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