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TITLE
LMS 15013
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_001_433
PLACENAME
unidentified
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
24892
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
LMS 15013

In 1892 the Highland Railway took delivery of two 4-4-0 tank engines which had been built for the Uruguay Great Eastern Railway but never delivered. After a trial period they purchased the two locomotives (HR 101 & 102) and, in the following year, ordered three more of a very similar specification (HR 11, 14 & 15). All five of these 'Yankee Tanks' were built by Dübs & Co. of Glasgow and all passed into LMS ownership.

This photograph shows LMS 15013. Originally numbered 101 by the Highland Railway it was renumbered twice: to 101A in July 1919 and then back to 101 in August 1922. After the grouping it became LMS 15013 and was eventually withdrawn in July 1934.

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LMS 15013

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 2 (Jones classes)

In 1892 the Highland Railway took delivery of two 4-4-0 tank engines which had been built for the Uruguay Great Eastern Railway but never delivered. After a trial period they purchased the two locomotives (HR 101 & 102) and, in the following year, ordered three more of a very similar specification (HR 11, 14 & 15). All five of these 'Yankee Tanks' were built by Dübs & Co. of Glasgow and all passed into LMS ownership.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows LMS 15013. Originally numbered 101 by the Highland Railway it was renumbered twice: to 101A in July 1919 and then back to 101 in August 1922. After the grouping it became LMS 15013 and was eventually withdrawn in July 1934.