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TITLE
HR 78 at Inverness
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_009_601
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
PERIOD
1910s; 1920s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26040
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
HR 78 at Inverness

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 HR 78 at Inverness. It was numbered 17953 by LMS and continued in service until October 1948.

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HR 78 at Inverness

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1910s; 1920s

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 HR 78 at Inverness. It was numbered 17953 by LMS and continued in service until October 1948.