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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
British Railways 75076 on 09/12/1955

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Riddles
Class Standard Class 4
Company History BR
Wheels 4-6-0
Builder Swindon Works
Order Number 409
To Service Sun 09/12/1955 to Exmouth Junction (72A)
Withdrawal w/e Sun 09/07/1967
Scrapping During 12/1967 at Birds (Risca)
Service Life 11 yrs , 7 mths

Type Number From Company Water Coal
BR1B 1040 09/12/1955 BR 4,725g 7t 0cwt

Code Name From Date
72A Exmouth Junction (New) on 09/12/1955
70D Basingstoke 6w/e 15/06/1956
70A Nine Elms 4w/e 01/04/1963
70D Eastleigh 4w/e 08/06/1965
   Withdrawn w/e 09/07/1967

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
NEW 72A Exmouth Junction on 09/12/1955
NEW 91S To Southern Region m/e 31/12/1955
ALLOC 70D Basingstoke 8w/e 05/06/1956
NEW 91M To London Midland Region m/e 28/02/1957
ALLOC 70A Nine Elms 3w/e 01/04/1963
ALLOC 70D Eastleigh P 06/06/1965
WDN   w/e 09/07/1967

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
31/05/1961 Standard Class 4/5 4-6-0 changes Mr. W. J. A. Sykes informs us that Standard Class 5 4-6-0 loco. 73087 Linette was named at Eastleigh Works during May, while Standard Class 4 4-6-0 locos. 75076 an 75077 were rebuilt with double chimneys in June. SLS/196109

Date Event Details Source See Also
0000 Tender Tender fitted: BR1B number 1040    
09/12/1955 To Service To service as British Railways Number 75076
Built at Swindon Works
Allocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)
15/06/1956 Allocation Reallocated to Basingstoke (70D)    
01/04/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Nine Elms (70A)    
08/06/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Eastleigh (70D)    
09/07/1967 Withdrawn Condemned as 75076    

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