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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Southern Railway (1931) 1497 m/e 09/1907
British Railways 31497 m/e 01/1950

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Maunsell
Class E1A
Company History SR
Wheels 4-4-0
Builder Ashford Works
To Service During 09/1907
Withdrawal w/e Sat 22/10/1960
Service Life 53 yrs, 1 mth , 21 dys

Scrapping During 11/1960

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 09/1907
BAT   Stewarts Lane on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
BA   Bricklayers Arms 4w/e 30/06/1949
73B   Bricklayers Arms (Reinstated) 4w/e 17/06/1950
73A   Stewarts Lane 4w/e 08/12/1950
73B   Bricklayers Arms 4w/e 05/02/1951
70A   Nine Elms 6w/e 14/06/1959
72B   Salisbury 5w/e 18/07/1959
72B   Salisbury 4w/e 05/04/1960
73B   Bricklayers Arms 4w/e 06/05/1960
     Withdrawn w/e 22/10/1960

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC BA Bricklayers Arms 4w/e 30/06/1949
REINS 73B Bricklayers Arms 3w/e 10/06/1950
ALLOC 73B Bricklayers Arms 8w/e 05/02/1951
ALLOC 72B Salisbury 5w/e 18/07/1959
ALLOC 73B Bricklayers Arms 5w/e 06/05/1960
WDN   w/e 22/10/1960

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
09/1907 To Service To service as Southern Railway Number 1497
Built at Ashford Works
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Stewarts Lane (BAT)    
30/06/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Bricklayers Arms (BA)    
01/1950 Renumbered Renumbered to 31497    
17/06/1950 Reinstated Reinstated to Bricklayers Arms (73B)    
08/12/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Stewarts Lane (73A)    
05/02/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Bricklayers Arms (73B)    
14/06/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Nine Elms (70A)    
18/07/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Salisbury (72B)    
05/04/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Salisbury (72B)    
06/05/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Bricklayers Arms (73B)    
22/10/1960 Withdrawn Condemned as 31497    
11/1960 Scrapped Scrapped    

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