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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
SR (1931) 1638 m/e 05/1931
BR 31638 m/e 11/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Maunsell
Class U Boats
Company History SR
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Ashford Works
To Service During 05/1931
Withdrawal w/e Sun 12/01/1964
Service Life 32 yrs, 8 mths , 13 dys

Code Name From Date
EXJ Exmouth Junction 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
73C Hither Green 4w/e 12/05/1951
75B Redhill 4w/e 27/07/1951
75A Brighton 4w/e 06/10/1951
75B Redhill 5w/e 14/02/1953
73C Hither Green 8w/e 20/07/1953
71D Fratton 4w/e 01/10/1953
70C Guildford 5w/e 26/11/1959
   Withdrawn w/e 12/01/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC EXJ Exmouth Junction 8w/e 31/05/1947
TOSTORE 9E Nine Elms 5w/e 13/11/1948
ALLOC 9E Nine Elms 3w/e 28/05/1949
ALLOC BAT Stewarts Lane 2w/e 12/08/1949
ALLOC FAV Faversham 5w/e 15/10/1949
ALLOC 75B Redhill 4w/e 27/07/1951
ALLOC 75A Brighton 5w/e 08/10/1951
ALLOC 71A Eastleigh w/e 06/12/1951
ALLOC 75B Redhill 8w/e 03/03/1953
ALLOC 73C Hither Green 2w/e 10/06/1953
ALLOC 71D Fratton 5w/e 01/10/1953
ALLOC 70C Guildford P 26/11/1959
WDN   w/e 12/01/1964

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced
Current Status Unknown
Status Date 17/09/2018

Date Event Details Source See Also
05/1931 To Service To service as SR Number 1638
Built at Ashford Works
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Exmouth Junction (EXJ)    
11/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 31638    
12/05/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Hither Green (73C)    
27/07/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Redhill (75B)    
06/10/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Brighton (75A)    
14/02/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Redhill (75B)    
20/07/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Hither Green (73C)    
01/10/1953 Allocation Reallocated to Fratton (71D)    
26/11/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Guildford (70C)    
25/02/1961 Sightings Ashford Works visit.: Around the works. - Erecting shop.   Link
01/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 31638    

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