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TITLE
LMS 17951 by the water tank at Kyle
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_009_570
PLACENAME
Kyle of Lochalsh
DISTRICT
South West Ross
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochalsh
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26012
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
LMS 17951 by the water tank at Kyle

In 1918 the Highland Railway took delivery of four 4-6-0 tender locomotives. These were essentially an updated version of the Jones 'Big Goods' class of 1894. A further batch of four was delivered the following year. All were built by Hawthorn Leslie in Newcastle upon Tyne. Numbered 75 to 82, they were known collectively as the 'Superheated Goods'. All but two of the class lasted into British Rail days.

This photograph shows LMS 17951 (previously HR 76) beside the water tank at Kyle. It was withdrawn from service in May 1951.

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LMS 17951 by the water tank at Kyle

ROSS: Lochalsh

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 5 (Cumming classes)

In 1918 the Highland Railway took delivery of four 4-6-0 tender locomotives. These were essentially an updated version of the Jones 'Big Goods' class of 1894. A further batch of four was delivered the following year. All were built by Hawthorn Leslie in Newcastle upon Tyne. Numbered 75 to 82, they were known collectively as the 'Superheated Goods'. All but two of the class lasted into British Rail days.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows LMS 17951 (previously HR 76) beside the water tank at Kyle. It was withdrawn from service in May 1951.