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Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Railway
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Keywords:BW, GWR, ROD, Steam
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Dimensions3295 x 1925
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Date modified3-Dec-08 09:06
3011 1930s

3011 1930s

Some wit has chalked 'Super D' on the loco and tender! It is probably at a joint shed such as Chester or Shrewsbury. Estimated date.

I have set out a few details of these interesting engines under sister engine 3023 , but this member of the "R.O.D. " class was one of the last three to remain in service , being withdrawn from Carmarthen ( 87G ) in October , 1985 in company with sister engines 3015 and 3041 .
First and foremost freight engines they were very rare visitors to the far West , spending their years in service primarily in Wales and the Midlands