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TITLE
HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train near Stanley Junction, August 1912
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_028
PLACENAME
Stanley
DISTRICT
Perth
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH
DATE OF IMAGE
1 August 1912
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28088
KEYWORDS
locomotives
trains
HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train near Stanley Junction, August 1912

HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train near Stanley Junction in August 1912.

HR 1 was built for the Highland Railway by Dübs & Co. of Glasgow in 1898. It was a member of the class of locomotive now known collectively as the 'Small Bens'. After the grouping it became LMS 14397 and continued in service until being withdrawn in February 1949. It left the works bearing the name 'Ben Nevis' but this was soon changed. During its life its name was also spelt 'Ben y-Gloe' and 'Ben y'Gloe'.

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HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train near Stanley Junction, August 1912

PERTH

1910s

locomotives; trains

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Trains 1 (1855-1922)

HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train near Stanley Junction in August 1912.<br /> <br /> HR 1 was built for the Highland Railway by Dübs & Co. of Glasgow in 1898. It was a member of the class of locomotive now known collectively as the 'Small Bens'. After the grouping it became LMS 14397 and continued in service until being withdrawn in February 1949. It left the works bearing the name 'Ben Nevis' but this was soon changed. During its life its name was also spelt 'Ben y-Gloe' and 'Ben y'Gloe'.