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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 108 on 03/07/1935
British Railways 40108 m/e 12/1949

Locomotive Specifics
Designer W. Stanier
Class 3P
Company History LMS
Wheels 2-6-2T
Builder Derby Works
To Service Sat 03/07/1935
Withdrawal w/e Sat 25/11/1961
Service Life 26 yrs, 4 mths , 22 dys

Scrapping During 02/1962 at Cashmore's (Great Bridge)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) on 03/07/1935
9A   Longsight on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
10E   Sutton Oak (Peasley Cross) w/e 03/07/1948
3C   Ryecroft (Walsall) 4w/e 23/02/1952
3E   Monument Lane 8w/e 19/06/1954
5C   Stafford w/e 26/11/1960
21E   Monument Lane w/e 29/04/1961
     Withdrawn w/e 25/11/1961

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 10E Sutton Oak (Peasley Cross) w/e 03/07/1948
ALLOC 3C Ryecroft (Walsall) 4w/e 23/02/1952
ALLOC 3E Monument Lane 4w/e 12/06/1954
LOAN 5C Stafford 5w/e 03/12/1960
ALLOC 21E Monument Lane 5w/e 06/05/1961
WDN   w/e 25/11/1961

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
12/02/1962 Monument Lane MPD Monument Lane (Birmingham) was closed from 12th February as far as steam locomotives are concerned; its allocation was transferred to Aston except the diesel shunters which are left in the yards overnight but return to the shed at weekends. 2-6-2T 40108 (withdrawn 12/61) still remains at the shed. SLS/196203

Date Event Details Source See Also
03/07/1935 To Service To service as London, Midland & Scottish Railway Number 108
Built at Derby Works
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Longsight (9A)    
03/07/1948 Allocation Reallocated to Sutton Oak (Peasley Cross) (10E)    
12/1949 Renumbered Renumbered to 40108    
23/02/1952 Allocation Reallocated to Ryecroft (Walsall) (3C)    
19/06/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Monument Lane (3E)    
26/11/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Stafford (5C)    
29/04/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Monument Lane (21E)    
25/11/1961 Withdrawn Condemned as 40108    
02/1962 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Great Bridge    

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