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TITLE
LMS 14765 'Clan Stewart', May 1935
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_LOCOMOTIVES_009_707
PLACENAME
unidentified
DATE OF IMAGE
May 1935
PERIOD
1930s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26139
KEYWORDS
railway locomotives
Highland Railway locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
LMS 14765 'Clan Stewart', May 1935

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 LMS 14765 'Clan Stewart' (formerly HR 53) in May 1935. It continued in service until being withdrawn in February 1945.

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LMS 14765 'Clan Stewart', May 1935

1930s

railway locomotives; Highland Railway locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS

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 LMS 14765 'Clan Stewart' (formerly HR 53) in May 1935. It continued in service until being withdrawn in February 1945.