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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Southern Railway (1931) 1520 m/e 06/1909
British Railways 31520 m/e 07/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer H. Wainwright
Class H
Company History SR
Wheels 0-4-4T
Builder Ashford Works
To Service During 06/1909
Withdrawal During 08/1960
Service Life 51 yrs , 2 mths

Scrapping During 09/1960

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 06/1909
DOV   Dover Marine on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
TON   Tonbridge 4w/e 31/07/1949
74A   Ashford 7w/e 22/04/1950
75F   Tunbridge Wells West 6w/e 14/03/1951
75F   Tunbridge Wells West 6w/e 20/03/1951
75F   Tunbridge Wells West 4w/e 12/05/1951
74E   St Leonards 6w/e 21/06/1955
74A   Ashford q/e 06/06/1958
73J   Tonbridge 6w/e 14/06/1959
     Withdrawn m/e 08/1960

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC TON Tonbridge 4w/e 31/07/1949
ALLOC 74A Ashford 7w/e 22/04/1950
ALLOC 75F Tunbridge Wells West 6w/e 14/03/1951
ALLOC 74E St Leonards 4w/e 04/06/1955
ALLOC 74A Ashford 8w/e 06/06/1958
ALLOC 73J Tonbridge P 14/06/1959
WDN   w/e 03/09/1960

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

Mentions ...
Report Date Title Report Source
31/07/1949 \"H\" Class 0-4-4T\'s Five 'H' Class 0-4-4T's, Nos. 31016, 1164, 21182, 31520 an 1523, have been fitted for pull-and-push working, to replace the 'D.3' 0-4-4T's now being withdrawn. SLS/194908

Date Event Details Source See Also
06/1909 To Service To service as Southern Railway Number 1520
Built at Ashford Works
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Dover Marine (DOV)    
07/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 31520    
31/07/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Tonbridge (TON)    
22/04/1950 Allocation Reallocated to Ashford (74A)    
14/03/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Tunbridge Wells West (75F)    
20/03/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Tunbridge Wells West (75F)    
12/05/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Tunbridge Wells West (75F)    
21/06/1955 Allocation Reallocated to St Leonards (74E)    
06/06/1958 Allocation Reallocated to Ashford (74A)    
14/06/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Tonbridge (73J)    
08/1960 Withdrawn Condemned as 31520    
09/1960 Scrapped Scrapped    

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