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TITLE
Unidentified HR shunting tank
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_007_325
PLACENAME
unidentified
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
25788
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
Unidentified HR shunting tank

In 1903/04 the Highland Railway built three powerful 0-6-0 tank engines at its Lochgorm works in Inverness. Numbered 22, 23 and 24 they were used for shunting duties. The boilers and wheels were taken from older locomotives that had been scrapped and this led to the engines being referred to as 'Scrap Tanks'.

This photograph shows an unidentified HR shunting tank.

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Unidentified HR shunting tank

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 3 (Drummond classes)

In 1903/04 the Highland Railway built three powerful 0-6-0 tank engines at its Lochgorm works in Inverness. Numbered 22, 23 and 24 they were used for shunting duties. The boilers and wheels were taken from older locomotives that had been scrapped and this led to the engines being referred to as 'Scrap Tanks'.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows an unidentified HR shunting tank.