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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
BR 80040   27/06/1952

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Riddles
Class Standard Class 4 Tank
Company History BR
Wheels 2-6-4T
Builder Brighton Works
To Service Wed 27/06/1952 to Bletchley (1E)
Withdrawal Wed 06/05/1964
Scrapping During 07/1964 at Locomotive Works (Crewe, Cheshire)
Service Life 11 yrs, 10 mths , 9 dys

Code Name From Date
1E Bletchley (New) 27/06/1952
6A Chester (MR) 4w/e 10/08/1957
73F Ashford 5w/e 31/12/1959
73J Tonbridge 3w/e 26/05/1961
72A Exmouth Junction 5w/e 02/07/1962
   Withdrawn 06/05/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW 1E Bletchley w/e 28/06/1952
ALLOC 6A Chester (MR) 4w/e 13/07/1957
ALLOC 91S To Southern Region 5w/e 02/01/1960
ALLOC 73J Tonbridge 3w/e 26/05/1961
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 25/06/1962
WDN   06/05/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
27/06/1952 To Service To service as BR Number 80040
Built at Brighton Works
Allocated to Bletchley (1E)
10/08/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Chester (Midland) (6A)    
31/12/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Ashford Chart Leacon (73F)    
26/05/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Tonbridge (73J)    
02/07/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
06/05/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 80040    
07/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Crewe, Cheshire    

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