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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
BR 75079   01/1956

Locomotive Specifics
Designer Riddles
Class Standard Class 4
Company History BR
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
To Service During 01/1956 to Exmouth Junction (72A)
Withdrawal During 11/1966
Service Life 10 yrs , 10 mths

Code Name From Date
72A Exmouth Junction (New) 01/1956
70D Basingstoke 6w/e 15/06/1956
71A Eastleigh 4w/e 01/04/1963
   Withdrawn m/e 11/1966

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW 72A Exmouth Junction 20/01/1956
NEW 91S To Southern Region m/e 31/01/1956
ALLOC 70D Basingstoke 8w/e 05/06/1956
ALLOC 71A Eastleigh 3w/e 01/04/1963
WDN   20/11/1966

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
01/1956 To Service To service as BR Number 75079
Built at Swindon Works
Allocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)
15/06/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Basingstoke (70D)    
26/11/1961 Sightings Eastleigh Works visit: Around the Works - Erecting shop. SLS 1/1962 Link
01/04/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Eastleigh (71A)    
11/1966 Withdrawn Condemned as 75079