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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
SR 21C161 m/e 04/1947
BR 34061 y/e 1948

Names Carried
Date From Name
05/1947 73 SQUADRON

Locomotive Specifics
Designer O. Bulleid
Class West Country/Battle of Britain
Company History SR
Wheels 4-6-2
Builder Brighton Works
To Service During 04/1947
Withdrawal w/e Sun 16/08/1964
Scrapping During 03/1965
Service Life 17 yrs, 4 mths , 16 dys

Code Name From Date
9E Nine Elms 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
72A Exmouth Junction 7w/e 27/06/1951
73H Dover Marine 4w/e 24/11/1960
73F Ashford 3w/e 26/05/1961
71A Eastleigh m/e 09/11/1961
83D Exmouth Junction 4w/e 02/11/1963
70D Eastleigh m/e 20/07/1964
   Withdrawn w/e 16/08/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
TOSTORE   5w/e 01/10/1953
REINS 72A Exmouth Junction 10w/e 10/12/1953
TOSTORE   6w/e 30/12/1953
REINS 72A Exmouth Junction 6w/e 22/06/1954
ALLOC 73H Dover Marine P 24/11/1960
ALLOC 73F Ashford 3w/e 26/05/1961
ALLOC 71A Eastleigh 4w/e 09/11/1961
ALLOC 83D Exmouth Junction 5w/e 02/11/1963
ALLOC 91W To Western Region / GWR 4w/e 11/11/1963
ALLOC 91S To Southern Region 3w/e 29/06/1964
ALLOC 70D Eastleigh 4w/e 20/07/1964
WDN   w/e 16/08/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
04/1947 To Service To service as SR Number 21C161
Built at Brighton Works
05/1947 Naming Named '73 SQUADRON'    
1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 34061    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Nine Elms (9E)    
27/06/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
24/11/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Dover (73H)    
26/05/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Ashford Chart Leacon (73F)    
09/11/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Eastleigh (71A)    
02/11/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (83D)    
20/07/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Eastleigh (70D)    
08/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 34061    

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