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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
SR 21C118 m/e 12/1945
BR 34018 9w/e 01/08/1948

Names Carried
Date From Name
25/06/1946 AXMINSTER

Locomotive Specifics
Designer O. Bulleid
Class West Country/Battle of Britain
Company History SR
Rebuild History
ClassFrom
Air Smoothed12/1945
Rebuilt10/1958
Wheels 4-6-2
Builder Brighton Works
To Service During 12/1945
Withdrawal w/e Sun 09/07/1967
Scrapping During 04/1968 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 21 yrs, 7 mths , 9 dys
Information Rebuilt Eastleigh Nov 1958

Allocations
Code Name From Date
EXJ Exmouth Junction 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
70A Nine Elms 4w/e 11/04/1951
70D Eastleigh m/e 06/01/1964
70A Nine Elms 4w/e 27/06/1966
   Withdrawn w/e 09/07/1967

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
TOSTORE   3w/e 30/11/1950
ALLOC 70A Nine Elms 4w/e 13/04/1951
TOSTORE 70A Nine Elms 5w/e 08/10/1951
REINS 70A Nine Elms w/e 06/12/1951
ALLOC 70D Eastleigh 4w/e 29/12/1963
ALLOC 70A Nine Elms 4w/e 27/06/1966
WDN   w/e 09/07/1967

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

Summary
Date Event Details Source See Also
12/1945 To Service To service as SR Number 21C118
Built at Brighton Works
   
25/06/1946 Naming Named 'AXMINSTER' by H Cawley Chairnian (Axminster UDC) at Axminster    
1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 34018    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Exmouth Junction (EXJ)    
11/04/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Nine Elms (70A)    
18/02/1961 Sightings Eastleigh Works visit.: Around the works. - Erecting shop.   Link
25/02/1961 Sightings Eastleigh Works visit.: Around the works. - Erecting shop.   Link
06/01/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Eastleigh (70D)    
27/06/1966 Allocation Reallocated to Nine Elms (70A)    
07/1967 Withdrawn Condemned as 34018    
04/1968 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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