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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
London, Midland & Scottish Railway 115 on 07/08/1935
British Railways 40115 m/e 07/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer W. Stanier
Class 3P
Company History LMS
Wheels 2-6-2T
Builder Derby Works
To Service Sat 07/08/1935
Withdrawal Sat 21/10/1961
Service Life 26 yrs, 2 mths , 14 dys

Scrapping During 05/1963 at Cashmore's (Great Bridge)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) on 07/08/1935
14B   Kentish Town 4w/e 22/06/1946
21A   Saltley on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
16C   Mansfield w/e 28/03/1959
16B   Kirkby in Ashfield w/e 09/04/1960
     Withdrawn on 21/10/1961

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
TOSTORE   4w/e 27/12/1958
ALLOC 16C Mansfield 4w/e 28/03/1959
ALLOC 16B Kirkby in Ashfield 5w/e 30/04/1960
WDN   w/e 21/10/1961

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
18/05/1958 Redditch MPD This former M.R. depot, previously sub to Bournville but now in the W.R. and shown as sub to Bromsgrove has no allocation but 4 L.M.R. locos. stable overnight and on 18th May it contained 40115, 43017/49 an 43219 all of Saltley (21A). SLS/195806

Date Event Details Source See Also
07/08/1935 To Service To service as London, Midland & Scottish Railway Number 115
Built at Derby Works
22/06/1946 Allocation Reallocated to Kentish Town (14B)    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Saltley (21A)    
07/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 40115    
28/03/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Mansfield (16C)    
09/04/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Kirkby in Ashfield (16B)    
21/10/1961 Withdrawn Condemned as 40115    
05/1963 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Great Bridge    

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