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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
SR 21C163 m/e 05/1947
BR 34063 5w/e 12/02/1949

Names Carried
Date From Name
07/1947 229 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 05/1947
Withdrawal w/e Sun 15/08/1965
Scrapping During 05/1966
Service Life 18 yrs, 3 mths , 16 dys
Information Name affixed Jan-1949

Code Name From Date
RAM Ramsgate 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
72A Exmouth Junction w/e 11/03/1959
75A Brighton 4w/e 27/05/1963
70E Salisbury 4w/e 16/09/1963
   Withdrawn w/e 15/08/1965

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW RAM Ramsgate 29/05/1947
ALLOC BAT Stewarts Lane 9w/e 01/06/1948
ALLOC 70A Nine Elms 7w/e 22/04/1950
TOSTORE 70A Nine Elms 3w/e 10/10/1955
REINS 70A Nine Elms 8w/e 05/06/1956
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction q/e 12/01/1959
TOSTORE   4w/e 04/05/1963
ALLOC 75A Brighton 4w/e 27/05/1963
ALLOC 91S To Southern Region 4w/e 01/06/1963
ALLOC 70E Salisbury 4w/e 16/09/1963
WDN   w/e 15/08/1965

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
05/1947 To Service To service as SR Number 21C163
Built at Brighton Works
07/1947 Naming Named '229 SQUADRON'    
1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 34063    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Ramsgate (RAM)    
11/03/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
27/05/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Brighton (75A)    
16/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Salisbury (70E)    
08/1965 Withdrawn Condemned as 34063    
07/05/1966 Sightings Birds Scrapyard, Bridgend: Dumped RO 8/1966 Link

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