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TITLE
45479 on a freight train at Achnasheen, July 1958
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_327
PLACENAME
Achnasheen
DISTRICT
Muir of Ord
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Contin
DATE OF IMAGE
10 July 1958
PERIOD
1950s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28338
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
45479 on a freight train at Achnasheen, July 1958

45479 on a down freight train west of Achnasheen in July 1958.

45479, an LMS Class 5 locomotive, was built at Derby Works in August 1943. It was withdrawn from service in May 1964 and scrapped in October of the same year.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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45479 on a freight train at Achnasheen, July 1958

ROSS: Contin

1950s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

45479 on a down freight train west of Achnasheen in July 1958.<br /> <br /> 45479, an LMS Class 5 locomotive, was built at Derby Works in August 1943. It was withdrawn from service in May 1964 and scrapped in October of the same year. The Class 5 locomotives were designed by William Stanier. Commonly known as 'Black Fives', 842 were built between 1934 and 1951.