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TITLE
LMS 14693 'Foulis Castle' on the turntable at Inverness, June 1936
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_006_217
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
11 June 1936
PERIOD
1930s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
25685
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
LMS 14693 'Foulis Castle' on the turntable at Inverness, June 1936

The third and final batch of 'Castle' class express passenger locomotives was introduced by the Highland Railway in the spring of 1917. Three engines were built by the North British Locomotive Co. Numbered 50, 58 and 59 they differed from the previous batches by having larger driving wheels, slightly longer boilers and six-wheeled tenders. All passed into LMS ownership and all had been withdrawn before nationalisation in 1948.

This photograph shows LMS 14693 'Foulis Castle' (formerly HR 59) on the turntable at Inverness in June 1936. It was withdrawn from service in April 1935.

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LMS 14693 'Foulis Castle' on the turntable at Inverness, June 1936

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1930s

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 5 (Cumming classes)

The third and final batch of 'Castle' class express passenger locomotives was introduced by the Highland Railway in the spring of 1917. Three engines were built by the North British Locomotive Co. Numbered 50, 58 and 59 they differed from the previous batches by having larger driving wheels, slightly longer boilers and six-wheeled tenders. All passed into LMS ownership and all had been withdrawn before nationalisation in 1948.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows LMS 14693 'Foulis Castle' (formerly HR 59) on the turntable at Inverness in June 1936. It was withdrawn from service in April 1935.