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TITLE
LMS 15051 in LMS II livery at Lybster, September 1935
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_008_375
PLACENAME
Lybster
DISTRICT
Caithness - Southern
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Latheron
DATE OF IMAGE
26 September 1935
PERIOD
1930s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
25837
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
LMS 15051 in LMS II livery at Lybster, September 1935

In 1905/06 the Highland Railway built four 0-4-4 tank engines to work on its various small branch lines. Numbered 25, 40, 45 and 46, they were the last locomotives to be built at the company's Lochgorm works in Inverness. Two of the class survived well into the days of British Railways.

This photograph shows LMS 15051 (previously HR 25 'Strathpeffer') at Lybster in September 1935. It continued in service well into British Rail days, eventually being withdrawn in August 1956.

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LMS 15051 in LMS II livery at Lybster, September 1935

CAITHNESS: Latheron

1930s

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 3 (Drummond classes)

In 1905/06 the Highland Railway built four 0-4-4 tank engines to work on its various small branch lines. Numbered 25, 40, 45 and 46, they were the last locomotives to be built at the company's Lochgorm works in Inverness. Two of the class survived well into the days of British Railways.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows LMS 15051 (previously HR 25 'Strathpeffer') at Lybster in September 1935. It continued in service well into British Rail days, eventually being withdrawn in August 1956.