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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
SR (1931) 252 m/e 08/1897
BR 30252 m/e 01/1950

Locomotive Specifics
Designer D. Drummond
Class Motor Tanks
Company History LSWR/SR
Wheels 0-4-4T
Builder Nine Elms Works
To Service During 08/1897
Withdrawal w/e Sat 07/02/1959
Scrapping During 03/1959
Service Life 61 yrs, 6 mths , 7 dys

Code Name From Date
EXJ Exmouth Junction 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
72E Barnstaple Junction 6w/e 20/03/1951
72E Barnstaple Junction 4w/e 12/05/1951
   Withdrawn w/e 07/02/1959

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 72E Barnstaple Junction 6w/e 14/03/1951
TOSTORE 72E Barnstaple Junction 5w/e 16/09/1955
REINS 72E Barnstaple Junction 8w/e 05/06/1956
WDN   w/e 07/02/1959

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
08/1897 To Service To service as SR Number 252
Built at Nine Elms Works
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Exmouth Junction (EXJ)    
01/1950 Renumbered Renumbered to 30252    
20/03/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Barnstaple Junction (72E)    
12/05/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Barnstaple Junction (72E)    
20/07/1954 Sightings Eastleigh Works Arrivals: Period under review. RO 9/1954 Link
02/1959 Withdrawn Condemned as 30252    

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