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An unidentified ex-HR 'Superheated Goods' class loco on train at Perth, 1946
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_336
PLACENAME
Perth
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH
DATE OF IMAGE
1946
PERIOD
1940s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28346
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
An unidentified ex-HR 'Superheated Goods' class loco on train at Perth, 1946

An unidentified ex-Highland Railway 'Superheated Goods' class locomotive, LMS 1795?, on train at Perth in 1946.

In 1918 the Highland Railway took delivery of four 4-6-0 tender locomotives. These were essentially an updated version of the Jones 'Big Goods' class of 1894. A further batch of four was delivered the following year. All were built by Hawthorn Leslie in Newcastle upon Tyne. Numbered 75 to 82, they were known collectively as the 'Superheated Goods'. All but two of the class lasted into British Rail days.

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An unidentified ex-HR 'Superheated Goods' class loco on train at Perth, 1946

PERTH

1940s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Trains 2 (1923-1947)

An unidentified ex-Highland Railway 'Superheated Goods' class locomotive, LMS 1795?, on train at Perth in 1946.<br /> <br /> In 1918 the Highland Railway took delivery of four 4-6-0 tender locomotives. These were essentially an updated version of the Jones 'Big Goods' class of 1894. A further batch of four was delivered the following year. All were built by Hawthorn Leslie in Newcastle upon Tyne. Numbered 75 to 82, they were known collectively as the 'Superheated Goods'. All but two of the class lasted into British Rail days.