4248 was built at Swindon in 1916.

It is in 5205 specification.

BR motive power depot allocations since 1948.

Date Arrived Depot
January 1948 Ebbw Junction
July 1961 Llanelly
November 1961 St Phillips Marsh
February 1962 Severn Tunnel Junction

42428 was withdrawn in 1963 and sent for scrap at Barry where it remained until 1986.

4248 has been conserved rather than restored and is on static display at Swindon Steam Railway Museum dismantled as if a locomotive ‘in the works’.

Home Base Current Status Owner
Swindon Steam Railway Museum Dismantled static display Swindon Steam Railway Museum

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