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TITLE
LMS 14522 'Snaigow' at Inverness
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_008_545
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
PERIOD
1920s; 1930s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
25989
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
LMS 14522 'Snaigow' at Inverness

The first new class of locomotive designed for the Highland Railway by Christopher Cumming was a powerful 4-4-0 passenger engine. Known as the 'No. 73'class, two were built by Hawthorn Leslie in 1916. They were numbered in 73 and 74 and both passed into LMS ownership in 1923.

This photograph shows LMS 14522 'Snaigow' (previously HR 73) at Inverness. It was withdrawn from service in April 1936.

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LMS 14522 'Snaigow' at Inverness

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1920s; 1930s

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 5 (Cumming classes)

The first new class of locomotive designed for the Highland Railway by Christopher Cumming was a powerful 4-4-0 passenger engine. Known as the 'No. 73'class, two were built by Hawthorn Leslie in 1916. They were numbered in 73 and 74 and both passed into LMS ownership in 1923.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows LMS 14522 'Snaigow' (previously HR 73) at Inverness. It was withdrawn from service in April 1936.