2874 left Swindon for the first time on November 30th 1918 and it seemed appropriate that on 11th November 2018 

We  have dedicated her survival to all of those brave men and women of The GWR who lost their lives in both World Wars .

The plaques  which were specially  commisisoned and will be carried on 2874 at all times once she is returned to steam . 

( The cost of the plaques was covered by specific donations from The Trustees


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