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TITLE
Traveling Post Office at Aviemore, August 1952
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_COACHES_130
PLACENAME
Aviemore
DISTRICT
Badenoch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Duthil and Rothiemurchus
DATE OF IMAGE
5 August 1952
PERIOD
1950s
CREATOR
J L Stevenson
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
23711
KEYWORDS
railway coaches
railway carriages
rolling stock
Royal Mail
communication
Traveling Post Office at Aviemore, August 1952

This photograph shows a Post Office van which is forming part of a train at Aviemore in August 1952. It carries the number M30322.

The mechanism on the side of the van allowed bags of mail to be collected from stations without the train having to stop.

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Traveling Post Office at Aviemore, August 1952

INVERNESS: Duthil and Rothiemurchus

1950s

railway coaches; railway carriages; rolling stock; Royal Mail; communication

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Coaches

This photograph shows a Post Office van which is forming part of a train at Aviemore in August 1952. It carries the number M30322.<br /> <br /> The mechanism on the side of the van allowed bags of mail to be collected from stations without the train having to stop.