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TITLE
Aberfeldy Station train about to depart, 1928
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_015
PLACENAME
Aberfeldy
DISTRICT
Perthshire - Highland
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH: Dull
DATE OF IMAGE
14 May 1928
PERIOD
1920s
CREATOR
H C Casserley
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
26751
KEYWORDS
Highland Railway
Caledonian Railway
London Midland and Scottish Railway
Aberfeldy Station train about to depart, 1928

The locomotive has run round the train preparatory to pulling it back to the east. The locomotive is ex Caledonian Railway 0-4-4T 15215 of the type used on the branch for thirty some years until the coming of the diesels in the early 1960s. The train is the 5.07 departure.

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 train about to depart, 1928

PERTH: Dull

1920s

Highland Railway; Caledonian Railway; London Midland and Scottish Railway

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

The locomotive has run round the train preparatory to pulling it back to the east. The locomotive is ex Caledonian Railway 0-4-4T 15215 of the type used on the branch for thirty some years until the coming of the diesels in the early 1960s. The train is the 5.07 departure.<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.