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TITLE
HR 56 'Clan Mackenzie'
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_009_638
PLACENAME
unidentified
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26073
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
HR 56 'Clan Mackenzie'

The last class of locomotive built for the Highland Railway was the 'Clan' class of 4-6-0 passenger engines. Designed by Christopher Cumming, the first four (numbered 49, 51, 52 & 53) were delivered in 1919 and four more (numbered 54 to 57) were delivered in 1921. Built by Hawthorn Leslie & Co. in Newcastle, all members of the class survived into LMS ownership but only one was still working after the formation of British Railways.

This photograph shows HR 56 'Clan Mackenzie'. It was numbered 14768 by the LMS and continued in service until being withdrawn March 1945.

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HR 56 'Clan Mackenzie'

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Locomotives 5 (Cumming classes)

The last class of locomotive built for the Highland Railway was the 'Clan' class of 4-6-0 passenger engines. Designed by Christopher Cumming, the first four (numbered 49, 51, 52 & 53) were delivered in 1919 and four more (numbered 54 to 57) were delivered in 1921. Built by Hawthorn Leslie & Co. in Newcastle, all members of the class survived into LMS ownership but only one was still working after the formation of British Railways.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows HR 56 'Clan Mackenzie'. It was numbered 14768 by the LMS and continued in service until being withdrawn March 1945.