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TITLE
44786 on train at Lairg, September 1954
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_317
PLACENAME
Lairg
DISTRICT
Golspie, Rogart and Lairg
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Lairg
DATE OF IMAGE
September 1954
PERIOD
1950s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28328
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
44786 on train at Lairg, September 1954

44786 on a southbound train at Lairg in September 1954.

44786, an LMS Class 5 locomotive, was built at Horwich Works in April 1947. It was withdrawn from service in August 1966 and scrapped in November of that year. The Class 5 locomotives were designed by William Stanier. Commonly known as 'Black Fives', 842 were built between 1934 and 1951.

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44786 on train at Lairg, September 1954

SUTHERLAND: Lairg

1950s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Trains 3 (1948 to the present day)

44786 on a southbound train at Lairg in September 1954.<br /> <br /> 44786, an LMS Class 5 locomotive, was built at Horwich Works in April 1947. It was withdrawn from service in August 1966 and scrapped in November of that year. The Class 5 locomotives were designed by William Stanier. Commonly known as 'Black Fives', 842 were built between 1934 and 1951.