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TITLE
HR 30 'Prince'
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_001_062
PLACENAME
unidentified
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
24564
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
HR 30 'Prince'

Between September 1863 and October 1864, the Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway introduced 18 Glenbarry class locomotives. These were 2-2-2s intended primarily for passenger traffic. They were numbered 28 to 35 and 46 to 55.

This photograph shows HR 30 'Prince'. It was named 'Prince' in honour of Edward, Prince of Wales (later Edward VII) who was married in 1863. It was rebuilt as a 2-4-0 in September 1891 but was withdrawn two years after that.

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HR 30 'Prince'

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 1 (pre-1870 classes)

Between September 1863 and October 1864, the Inverness and Aberdeen Junction Railway introduced 18 Glenbarry class locomotives. These were 2-2-2s intended primarily for passenger traffic. They were numbered 28 to 35 and 46 to 55.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows HR 30 'Prince'. It was named 'Prince' in honour of Edward, Prince of Wales (later Edward VII) who was married in 1863. It was rebuilt as a 2-4-0 in September 1891 but was withdrawn two years after that.