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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
Southern Railway (1931) 1924 m/e 02/1936
British Railways 31924 m/e 07/1948

Locomotive Specifics
Designer R. Maunsell
Class W
Company History SR
Wheels 2-6-4T
Builder Ashford Works
To Service During 02/1936
Withdrawal w/e Sun 26/07/1964
Service Life 28 yrs, 5 mths , 25 dys

Scrapping During 11/1964 at Cohens (Kettering)

Code Subsequent Codes Name From Date
    (New) m/e 02/1936
HIT   Hither Green on 01/01/1948 (Snapshot)
70B   Feltham 3w/e 26/05/1961
72A   Exmouth Junction 4w/e 19/11/1962
75C   Norwood Junction 2w/e 28/09/1963
70B   Feltham m/e 06/01/1964
     Withdrawn w/e 26/07/1964

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC 70B Feltham 3w/e 26/05/1961
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 19/11/1962
ALLOC 91S To Southern Region 4w/e 29/09/1963
ALLOC 75C Norwood Junction 4w/e 14/10/1963
ALLOC 70B Feltham 4w/e 29/12/1963
WDN   w/e 26/07/1964

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

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1936 To Service To service as Southern Railway Number 1924
Built at Ashford Works
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Hither Green (HIT)    
07/1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 31924    
26/05/1961 Allocation Reallocated to Feltham (70B)    
19/11/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
28/09/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Norwood Junction (75C)    
06/01/1964 Allocation Reallocated to Feltham (70B)    
26/07/1964 Withdrawn Condemned as 31924    
11/1964 Scrapped Broken up by Cohens: Kettering    

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