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TITLE
Aberfeldy Station CR 0-4-4T uncoupling
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_009
PLACENAME
Aberfeldy
DISTRICT
Perthshire - Highland
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH: Dull
PERIOD
1950s
CREATOR
David Lawrence
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26745
KEYWORDS
Highland Railway
Caledonian Railway
British Railways
HRS
Aberfeldy Station CR 0-4-4T uncoupling

The locomotive has just uncoupled from the train. Having arrived from Ballinluig, it is preparing to run round the train preparatory to pulling it back again The locomotive is ex Caledonian Railway 0-4-4T number 55218 of the type used on the branch for thirty some years until the coming of the diesels in the early 1960s.

Aberfeldy station was the terminus of the 14 kilometre long Aberfeldy branch which left the main line at Ballinluig. It opened on 3 July 1865, closing to passengers almost a century later on 3 May 1965, goods traffic having ceased on 26 January that year.

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Aberfeldy Station CR 0-4-4T uncoupling

PERTH: Dull

1950s

Highland Railway; Caledonian Railway; British Railways; HRS

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

The locomotive has just uncoupled from the train. Having arrived from Ballinluig, it is preparing to run round the train preparatory to pulling it back again The locomotive is ex Caledonian Railway 0-4-4T number 55218 of the type used on the branch for thirty some years until the coming of the diesels in the early 1960s.<br /> <br /> Aberfeldy station was the terminus of the 14 kilometre long Aberfeldy branch which left the main line at Ballinluig. It opened on 3 July 1865, closing to passengers almost a century later on 3 May 1965, goods traffic having ceased on 26 January that year.