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TITLE
'Ben Alder' approaching Hoy, 1950
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_STATIONS_001_720
PLACENAME
Hoy
DATE OF IMAGE
3 March 1950
PERIOD
1950s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
27431
KEYWORDS
Highland Railway
HR
station
HRS
'Ben Alder' approaching Hoy, 1950

Approaching Hoy Station from the cab of 'Ben Alder'.

Hoy Station was on the Thurso branch of the Highland Railwa. It opened in October 1874 and closed 29 November 1965.

'Ben Alder', a 'Small Ben; class locomotive, was built in July 1898, she went on to carry the LMS number 14398 and then 54398 by British Railways. She was scrapped in February 1953.

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'Ben Alder' approaching Hoy, 1950

1950s

Highland Railway; HR; station;; HRS

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Stations

Approaching Hoy Station from the cab of 'Ben Alder'.<br /> <br /> Hoy Station was on the Thurso branch of the Highland Railwa. It opened in October 1874 and closed 29 November 1965.<br /> <br /> 'Ben Alder', a 'Small Ben; class locomotive, was built in July 1898, she went on to carry the LMS number 14398 and then 54398 by British Railways. She was scrapped in February 1953.