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TITLE
45053 and another Class 5 on train at Forres, August 1952
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_334
PLACENAME
Forres
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
MORAYSHIRE
DATE OF IMAGE
August 1952
PERIOD
1950s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28344
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
45053 and another Class 5 on train at Forres, August 1952

45053 and another Class 5 on a southbound train at Forres in August 1952.

45053, an LMS Class 5 locomotive, was built at the Vulcan Foundry at Newton-le-Willow in November 1934. It was withdrawn from service in November 1966 and scrapped in February of the following year.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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45053 and another Class 5 on train at Forres, August 1952

MORAYSHIRE

1950s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

45053 and another Class 5 on a southbound train at Forres in August 1952.<br /> <br /> 45053, an LMS Class 5 locomotive, was built at the Vulcan Foundry at Newton-le-Willow in November 1934. It was withdrawn from service in November 1966 and scrapped in February of the following year. The Class 5 locomotives were designed by William Stanier. Commonly known as 'Black Fives', 842 were built between 1934 and 1951.