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HR 138 piloting HR 78, 'Durn', on train preparing to leave Wick
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PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_009
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Wick
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Wick
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Highland Railway Society
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28073
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locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
HR 138 piloting HR 78, 'Durn', on train preparing to leave Wick

HR 138 piloting HR 78, 'Durn', on train preparing to leave Wick. The service is the 8.25am to Inverness. A medium-sized snowplough is fitted to the leading locomotive.

HR 138 was a member of the Highland Railway's 'Barney' class of 0-6-0 locomotive. It was built by Dübs & Co. in Glasgow and delivered in February 1900. After the grouping it became LMS 17697 and continued in service until being withdrawn in February 1951.

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HR 138 piloting HR 78, 'Durn', on train preparing to leave Wick

CAITHNESS: Wick

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Trains 1 (1855-1922)

HR 138 piloting HR 78, 'Durn', on train preparing to leave Wick. The service is the 8.25am to Inverness. A medium-sized snowplough is fitted to the leading locomotive.<br /> <br /> HR 138 was a member of the Highland Railway's 'Barney' class of 0-6-0 locomotive. It was built by Dübs & Co. in Glasgow and delivered in February 1900. After the grouping it became LMS 17697 and continued in service until being withdrawn in February 1951.