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TITLE
HR 22
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_ ALBUM1_006_014
PLACENAME
unidentified
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
23590
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
HR 22

In 1903/04 the Highland Railway built three powerful 0-6-0 tank engines at its Lochgorm works in Inverness. Numbered 22, 23 and 24 they were used for shunting duties. The boilers and wheels were taken from older locomotives that had been scrapped and this led to the engines being referred to as 'Scrap Tanks'.

This photograph shows HR 22. It was numbered 16380 by the LMS and continued in service until being withdrawn in December 1930.

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HR 22

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Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 3 (Drummond classes)

In 1903/04 the Highland Railway built three powerful 0-6-0 tank engines at its Lochgorm works in Inverness. Numbered 22, 23 and 24 they were used for shunting duties. The boilers and wheels were taken from older locomotives that had been scrapped and this led to the engines being referred to as 'Scrap Tanks'.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows HR 22. It was numbered 16380 by the LMS and continued in service until being withdrawn in December 1930.