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TITLE
LMS 17956 on train at Achnasheen
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_176
PLACENAME
Achnasheen
DISTRICT
Muir of Ord
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Contin
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28212
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
LMS 17956 on train at Achnasheen

LMS 17956 on a down passenger train at Achnasheen. The locomotive is beside the water tower.

17956 (formerly HR 81) was a member of the Highland Railway's class of 4-6-0 locomotives known as the 'Superheated Goods'. These were essentially an updated version of the famous 'Big Goods' class of 1894. It was built by Hawthorn Leslie in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1919. It was withdrawn from service in May 1952.

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LMS 17956 on train at Achnasheen

ROSS: Contin

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Trains 2 (1923-1947)

LMS 17956 on a down passenger train at Achnasheen. The locomotive is beside the water tower.<br /> <br /> 17956 (formerly HR 81) was a member of the Highland Railway's class of 4-6-0 locomotives known as the 'Superheated Goods'. These were essentially an updated version of the famous 'Big Goods' class of 1894. It was built by Hawthorn Leslie in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1919. It was withdrawn from service in May 1952.