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TITLE
14397 on one coach train at Fortrose
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_585
PLACENAME
Fortrose
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Rosemarkie
DATE OF IMAGE
14 June 1947
PERIOD
1940s
CREATOR
W A Camwell
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
27301
KEYWORDS
Highland Railway
HR
railways
HRS
14397 on one coach train at Fortrose

14397 'Ben-y-Gloe' on the 4.25 pm one coach train to Muir of Ord.

'Ben-y-Gloe' was a member of the 4-4-0 'Small Ben' Class. She was built in July 1898 as HR No. 1 'Ben Nevis' but was renamed 'Ben-y-Gloe' within a month. After the grouping she became LMS 14397 and then BR 54397 before being withdrawn in February 1949.

Fortrose station opened on 1 February 1894 and was the terminus of the 22 km Black Isle Line from Muir of Ord. It closed to passengers on 1 October 1951 and to goods services on 13 June 1960.

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14397 on one coach train at Fortrose

ROSS: Rosemarkie

1940s

Highland Railway; HR; railways;; HRS

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

14397 'Ben-y-Gloe' on the 4.25 pm one coach train to Muir of Ord. <br /> <br /> 'Ben-y-Gloe' was a member of the 4-4-0 'Small Ben' Class. She was built in July 1898 as HR No. 1 'Ben Nevis' but was renamed 'Ben-y-Gloe' within a month. After the grouping she became LMS 14397 and then BR 54397 before being withdrawn in February 1949.<br /> <br /> Fortrose station opened on 1 February 1894 and was the terminus of the 22 km Black Isle Line from Muir of Ord. It closed to passengers on 1 October 1951 and to goods services on 13 June 1960.