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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
SR 21C155 m/e 02/1947
BR 34055 5w/e 31/07/1949

Names Carried
Date From Name

Locomotive Specifics
Designer O. Bulleid
Class West Country/Battle of Britain
Company History SR
Wheels 4-6-2
Builder Brighton Works
To Service During 02/1947
Withdrawal During 09/1963
Scrapping During 05/1964
Service Life 16 yrs , 7 mths
Information First unrebuilt Battle of Britain to be withdrawn

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 02/1947
BAT Stewarts Lane 01/01/1948
72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 11/04/1951
72B Salisbury 9w/e 30/06/1952
75A Brighton 4w/e 10/03/1960
   Withdrawn m/e 09/1963

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC SAL Salisbury 8w/e 08/01/1949
ALLOC BAT Stewarts Lane 2w/e 12/08/1949
ALLOC SAL Salisbury 6w/e 26/09/1949
ALLOC 9E Nine Elms 5w/e 04/02/1950
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 13/04/1951
TOSTORE 72A Exmouth Junction 5w/e 08/10/1951
REINS 72A Exmouth Junction w/e 06/12/1951
ALLOC 72B Salisbury m/e 30/06/1952
ALLOC 75A Brighton 4w/e 27/02/1960
ALLOC 91W To Western Region / GWR 4w/e 27/05/1963
WDN   4w/e 29/06/1963

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1947 To Service To service as SR Number 21C155, name: FIGHTER PILOT
Built at Brighton Works
1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 34055    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Stewarts Lane (BAT)    
11/04/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
30/06/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Salisbury (72B)    
08/1954 Sightings Eastleigh Works Open Day: Open Day - Open day exhibit RO 9/1954 Link
10/03/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Brighton (75A)    
09/1963 Withdrawn Condemned as 34055    

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