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British Railways Locomotive Sheds and Shed Codes

For further information about the opening and closing dates of depots, their locations, and the locomotives allocated to them, see http://www.steamsheds.co.uk

And Principle Signing-On Points
London Midland RegionEastern RegionNorth Eastern Region
Code Name Location Code Name Location Code Name Location
1A Willesden FP Finsbury Park Diesel Depot 50A York
1B Camden 30A Stratford 50B Hull (Dairycoates)
1C Watford Bishops Stortford 50C Hull (Botanic Gardens)
1D Devons Road (Bow) Chelsmford 50D Goole
1E Bletchley Enfield Town 50E Scarborough
Leighton Buzzard Hertford East 50F Malton
Southend (Victoria)
2A Rugby Wood St. (Walthamstow) 51A Darlington
2B Nuneaton 30E Colchester 51C West Hartlepool
2E Northampton Clacton 51F West Aukland
2F Woodford Halse Maldon 51J Northallerton
Walton-on-Naze 51L Thornaby
5A Crewe North 30F Parkeston
5B Crewe South 52A Gateshead
5C Stafford 31A Cambridge Bowes Bridge
5D Stoke Ely 52B Heaton
5E Alsager 31B March 52C Blaydon
5F Uttoxeter 31C Kings Lynn Alston
52D Tweedmouth
6A Chester (Midland) 32A Norwich (Thorpe) Alnmouth
6B Mold Junction Cromer Beach 52E Percy Main
6C Birkenhead 32B Ipswich 52F North and South Blyth
6F Bidston 32C Lowestoft Central 52G Sunderland
6G Llandudno Junction 32D Yarmouth South Town 52H Tyne Dock
6H Bangor Pelton Level
6J Holyhead 33B Tilbury 52K Consett
6K Rhyl 33C Shoeburyness
55A Leeds (Holbeck)
8A Edge Hill 34A Kings Cross 55B Stourton
8B Warrington (Dallam) 34B Hornsey 55C Farnley
8C Speke Junction 34C Hatfield 55D Royston
8D Widnes 34D Hitchin 55E Normanton
8E Northwich 34E New England 55F Bradford (Manningham)
8F Springs Branch (Wigan) 34F Grantham Keighley
8G Sutton Oak 55G Huddersfield
36A Doncaster 55H Leeds (Neville Hill)
9A Longsight 36C Frodingham
9B Stockport (Edgeley) 36E Retford 56A Wakefield
9C Macclesfield Knottingley
9D Buxton 40A Lincoln 56B Ardsley
9E Trafford Park 40B Immingham 56C Copley Hill
Glazebrook Grimsby 56D Mirfield
9F Heaton Mersey New Holland 56E Sowerby Bridge
Gowhole 40E Colwick 56F Low Moor
9G Gorton Priory Junction 40F Boston 56G Bradford (Hammerton St.)
Dinting Dinting Station Sleaford
Reddish Hyde Road Jn
41A Sheffield (Darnall)
12A Carlisle (Kingmoor) 41B Sheffield (Grimesthorpe)
12B Carlisle (Upperby) 41C Millhouses
Penrith 41D Canklow
12C Carlisle (Canal) 41E Staveley (Barrow Hill)
12D Kirkby Stephen 41F Mexborough
12E Barrow 41H Staveley (ex G.C.)
12F Workington 41J Langiwith
12G Oxenholme
12H Tebay
14A Cricklewood
14B Kentish Town
14D Neasden
Aylesbury
14E Bedford
15A Wellingborough
15B Kettering
15C Leicester (Midland)
15D Coalville
15E Leicester (Central)
15F Market Harborough
16A Nottingham
16B Kirkby-in-Ashfield
16D Annesley
17A Derby
17B Burton
Horninglow
Overseal
17C Rowsley
Cromford
Middleton
Sheep Pasture
18A Toton (Stapleford & Sandiacre)
18B Westhouses
18C Hasland
21A Saltney
21B Bescot
21C Bushbury
21D Aston
21E Monument Lane
21F Walsall
24A Accrington
24B Rose Grove
24C Lostock Hall
24D Lower Darwen
24E Blackpool
24F Fleetwood
24G Skipton -
24H Hellifield
24J Lancaster (Green Ayre)
24K Preston
24L Carnforth
26A Newton Heath Newton Heath Jn
Thorpes Bridge Jn
26B Agecroft
26C Bolton
26D Bury
26E Lees (Oldham) Lees
26F Patricroft
27A Bank Hall
27B Aintree
27C Southport
27D Wigan
27E Walton-on-the-Hill
27F Brunswick (Liverpool)
Warrington (Central)
Scottish Region Southern Region Western Region
60A Inverness 70A Nine Elms 81A Old Oak Common
Dingwall 70B Feltham 81B Slough
Kyle of Lochalsh 70C Guildford Marlow
60B Aviemore Reading South 81C Southall
Boat of Garten 70D Basingstoke 81D Reading
60C Helmsdale 70H Ryde (I.O.W.) 81E Didcot
Tain 81F Oxford
60D Wick 71A Eastleigh Fairford
Thurso Andover Junction 82A Bristol (Bath Road)
Lymington Bath
61A Kittybrewster Southampton Terminus Wells
Balatter Winchester Weston-super-Mare
Fraserburgh 71B Bournemouth Yatton
Inverurie Branksome 82B St. Philip's Marsh
Peterhead 71G Weymouth 82C Swindon
61B Aberdeen (Ferryhill) Bridport Chippenham
61C Keith 71I Southampton Docks 82D Westbury
Banff Frome
Elgin 72A Exmouth Junction 82E Bristol (Barrow Road)
Bude 82F Bath (Green Park)
62A Thornton Callington Radstock West
Anstruther Exmouth 82G Templecombe
Burntisland Lyme Regis
Kirkcaldy Okehampton 83A Newton Abbot
Ladybank Seaton Kingsbridge
Methil 72B Salisbury 83B Taunton
72C Yeovil Bridgewater
62B Dundee (Tay Bridge) 72E Barnstaple Junction 83C Exeter
Arbroath Ilfracombe Tiverton Junction
Montrose Torrington 83D Laira (Plymouth)
St. Andrews 72F Wadebridge Launceston
62C Dunfermline 83E St. Blazey
Alloa 73A Stewarts Lane Bodmin
Kelty 73B Bricklayers Arms Moorswater
73C Hither Green 83F Truro
63A Perth 73E Faversham 83G Penzance
Aberfeldy 73F Ashford (Kent) Helston
Blair Atholl Gillingham (Kent) St. Ives
Crieff Ramsgate 83H Plymouth (Friary)
Forfar 73H Dover
63B Fort William Folkestone 84A Wolverhampton (Stafford Road)
Mallaig 73J Tonbridge 84B Oxley
63C Oban 84C Banbury
Ballachulish 75A Brighton 84D Leamington Spa
75B Redhill Earlswood Station
Redhill 'B'
84E Tyseley
64A St. Margarets (Edinburgh) 75C Norwood Junction Stratford-on-Avon
Dunbar 75E Three Bridges 84F Stourbridge Junction
Galashiels Horsham 84G Shrewsbury
Hardengreen 75F Tunbridge Wells Halt Craven Arms
Longniddry Knighton
North Berwick Builth Road
Seafield 84H Wellington (Salop)
South Leith 84J Coes Newydd
64B Haymarket Bala
64C Dairy Road Penmaenpool
64F Bathgate Trawsfynydd
64G Hawick
64H Leith Central 85A Worcester
Evesham
65A Eastfield (Glasgow) Kingham
Arrochar 85B Gloucester
65B St. Rollox Brimscombe
65C Parkhead Cheltenham (Malvern Rd.)
65D Dawsholm Lydney
Dumbarton 85C Hereford
65E Kipps Leominster
65F Grangemouth Ross
65G Yoker 85D Kidderminster
65H Helensburgh 85E Gloucester (Barnwood)
65I Balloch Dursley
65J Stirling Tewkesbury
Killin 85F Bromsgrove
65K Polmont Redditch
66A Polmadie (Glasgow) 86A Newport (Ebbw Junction)
66B Motherwell 86B Newport (Pill)
66C Hamilton 86C Cardiff (Canton)
66D Greenock (Ladyburn) 86D Llantrisant
66E Carstairs 86E Severn Tunnel Junction
86F Tondu
67A Corkerhill (Glasgow) 86G Pontypool Road
67B Hurlford 86H Aberbeeg
Beith 86J Aberdare
Muirkirk
67C Ayr 87A Neath
67D Ardrossan Glyn Neath
Neath (N. & B.)
68B Dumfries 87B Duffryn Yard
68C Stranraer 87C Danygraig
68D Beattock 87D Swansea East Dock
Gurnos
Upper Bank
87E Landore
87F Llanelly
Burry Port
Llandovery
Pantyffynnon
87G Carmarthen
87H Neyland
Cardigan
Milford Haven
Pembroke Dock
Whitland
87J Goodwick
88A Cardiff (Radyr)
Cathays
88B Cardiff East Dock
88C Barry
88D Merthyr
Dowlais Cae Harris
Dowlais Central
Rhymney
88E Abercynon
88F Treherbert
Ferndale
89A Oswestry
Llanidioes
Moat Lane
89B Brecon
89C Machynlleth
Aberystwyth
Aberystwyth (V. of R.)
Porthmadoc
Pwllheli

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