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HR 103 on a freight train south of Stanley
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_273
PLACENAME
Stanley
DISTRICT
Perth
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28295
KEYWORDS
locomotives
trains
HR 103 on a freight train south of Stanley

HR 103 on a freight train south of Stanley.

103 was the first member of the Highland Railway's 'Big Goods Class' of 4-6-0 locomotive. It was built in 1894. After being withdrawn from service in 1934 (having been renumbered 17916 after the grouping) it was restored to its original appearance and condition by the LMS. In 1959 it was returned to full working order by British Railways and spent some time pulling special rail enthusiasts tours. It is the only surviving HR locomotive and can be seen in The Riverside museum in Glasgow.

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HR 103 on a freight train south of Stanley

PERTH

locomotives; trains

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Trains 1 (1855-1922)

HR 103 on a freight train south of Stanley.<br /> <br /> 103 was the first member of the Highland Railway's 'Big Goods Class' of 4-6-0 locomotive. It was built in 1894. After being withdrawn from service in 1934 (having been renumbered 17916 after the grouping) it was restored to its original appearance and condition by the LMS. In 1959 it was returned to full working order by British Railways and spent some time pulling special rail enthusiasts tours. It is the only surviving HR locomotive and can be seen in The Riverside museum in Glasgow.