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TITLE
HR 49 'Clan Campbell' at Perth, 1920
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_009_702
PLACENAME
Perth
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH
DATE OF IMAGE
1920
PERIOD
1920s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26135
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
HR 49 'Clan Campbell' at Perth, 1920

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 49 'Clan Campbell' at Perth in 1920. It was numbered 14762 by the LMS and continued in service until being withdrawn June 1947.

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HR 49 'Clan Campbell' at Perth, 1920

PERTH

1920s

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 49 'Clan Campbell' at Perth in 1920. It was numbered 14762 by the LMS and continued in service until being withdrawn June 1947.