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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
SR 21C121 m/e 01/1946
BR 34021 9w/e 01/08/1948

Names Carried
Date From Name
01/1946 DARTMOOR

Locomotive Specifics
Designer O. Bulleid
Class West Country/Battle of Britain
Company History SR
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
Air Smoothed01/1946
Rebuilt01/1958
Wheels 4-6-2
Builder Brighton Works
To Service During 01/1946
Withdrawal w/e Sun 09/07/1967
Scrapping During 03/1968 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 21 yrs, 6 mths , 8 dys
Information Rebuilt Eastleigh Dec 1957

Allocations
Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 01/1946
EXJ Exmouth Junction 01/01/1948
72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 08/12/1950
74B Ramsgate 4w/e 14/01/1958
73B Bricklayers Arms 6w/e 14/06/1959
71B Bournemouth m/e 10/02/1961
71A Eastleigh 4w/e 24/09/1962
70A Nine Elms 4w/e 18/01/1965
   Withdrawn w/e 09/07/1967

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC EXJ Exmouth Junction m/e 30/06/1947
ALLOC PLY Plymouth Friary 9w/e 01/03/1948
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction m/e 30/11/1950
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction 8w/e 05/02/1951
TOSTORE 72A Exmouth Junction 5w/e 08/10/1951
REINS 72A Exmouth Junction w/e 06/12/1951
ALLOC 74B Ramsgate q/e 14/01/1958
ALLOC 71B Bournemouth 4w/e 10/02/1961
ALLOC 71A Eastleigh 4w/e 24/09/1962
ALLOC 70A Nine Elms 4w/e 18/01/1965
WDN   w/e 09/07/1967

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
06/05/1950 Brighton Works Latest 'West Country' to 6/5/50 was 34108 Wincanton: new construction includes 34109/10 of the same order, and some 2-6-4T Nos. 42096-102. Engines under repair: 15203, 272, 1295, 1554, 32081, 32417, 32512/64, 32636, 34074, 34021 Dartmoor, 78666/90641, 78531/90408, 77359/90257, 79262/90702. No. 42096 has boiler No. 13474. Following after 42106, further 2-6-4T's will be built with standard cab arrangements, so that Brighton has plenty of work in view. SLS/195006
07/09/1963 Eastleigh Works (Erecting Shop) Erecting Shop: 30073, 30824, 33037, 34006/15/21/33/41/51, 34043 partially cut up, 35014/7/8/25/7, 41316/24, 73049/51, 75069, 76010/28/68, 80015/31/42/82, D3668, D4100, D6536/45, E5007, E6001. Test House: 31834. Scrap Yard: 30510, 30911. Works Yard: 35010, WD601 ex works, 31400, 31846, 34036 damaged front end, 34055 (with smoke-box door from 34043), 35029, 73110 (all waiting works), 30915, 31818, 32338, 32635/61 waiting scrap. SLS/196310

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
01/1946 To Service To service as Southern Railway Number 21C121, name: DARTMOOR
Built at Brighton Works
   
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Exmouth Junction (EXJ)    
01/08/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 34021    
08/12/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
14/01/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Ramsgate (74B)    
14/06/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Bricklayers Arms (73B)    
10/02/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Bournemouth (71B)    
24/09/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Eastleigh (71A)    
18/01/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Nine Elms (70A)    
09/07/1967 Withdrawn Condemned as 34021    

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