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TITLE
British Railways' Breakdown Vehicle, 1961
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_COACHES_041
PLACENAME
Polmadie
DATE OF IMAGE
February 1961
PERIOD
1960s
CREATOR
A G Ellis
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
23629
KEYWORDS
railway coaches
railway carriages
rolling stock
British Railways' Breakdown Vehicle, 1961

This photograph shows a 6-wheeled British Railways' Breakdown Vehicle at Polmadie in February 1961. It carries the number 297299 with the prefix DM. The M indicates that it originated from the London Midland & Scottish Railway while the D indicates that it was a departmental, non-revenue earning vehicle (i.e. not a passenger coach or goods wagon).

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British Railways' Breakdown Vehicle, 1961

1960s

railway coaches; railway carriages; rolling stock

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Coaches

This photograph shows a 6-wheeled British Railways' Breakdown Vehicle at Polmadie in February 1961. It carries the number 297299 with the prefix DM. The M indicates that it originated from the London Midland & Scottish Railway while the D indicates that it was a departmental, non-revenue earning vehicle (i.e. not a passenger coach or goods wagon).