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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Southern Railway (1931) 1854 m/e 03/1925
British Railways 31854 m/e 05/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Maunsell
Class Mongolipers
Company History SR
Wheels 2-6-0
Builder Ashford Works
To Service During 03/1925
Withdrawal Mon 15/06/1964
Service Life 39 yrs, 3 mths , 18 dys

Scrapping During 12/1964 at Cohens (Morriston)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 03/1925
RDG   Reading (S.R.) on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
RDG   Reading (S.R.) P 02/01/1948
FAV   Faversham 4w/e 01/04/1948
73C   Hither Green 4w/e 06/11/1954
74A   Ashford 5w/e 19/07/1957
73A   Stewarts Lane 3w/e 26/05/1961
72A   Exmouth Junction on 11/08/1963
     Withdrawn on 15/06/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC RED Redhill 5w/e 11/08/1947
ALLOC RDG Reading (S.R.) P 02/01/1948
ALLOC FAV Faversham 4w/e 01/04/1948
ALLOC 74A Ashford 5w/e 19/07/1957
ALLOC 73A Stewarts Lane 3w/e 26/05/1961
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction 5w/e 31/08/1963
ALLOC 91W To Western Region / GWR 4w/e 16/09/1963
WDN   w/e 22/06/1964
TOSTORE   3w/e 29/06/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
03/1925 To Service To service as Southern Railway Number 1854
Built at Ashford Works
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Reading (S.R.) (RDG)    
02/01/1948 Allocation Reallocated to Reading (S.R.) (RDG)    
01/04/1948 Allocation Reallocated to Faversham (FAV)    
05/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 31854    
06/11/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Hither Green (73C)    
19/07/1957 Allocation Reallocated to Ashford (74A)    
26/05/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Stewarts Lane (73A)    
11/08/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
15/06/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 31854    
12/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Cohens: Morriston    

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