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TITLE
HR 103 on a special at Pitlochry, August 1995
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_360
PLACENAME
Pitlochry
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH: Moulin
DATE OF IMAGE
August 1965
PERIOD
1960s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28369
KEYWORDS
locomotives
trains
HR 103 on a special at Pitlochry, August 1995

HR 103 on a northbound special at Pitlochry in August 1995.

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 After being withdrawn from service in 1934 (having been renumbered 17916 after the grouping) it was restored to its original appearance and condition by the LMS.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 special at Pitlochry, August 1995

PERTH: Moulin

1960s

locomotives; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

HR 103 on a northbound special at Pitlochry in August 1995.<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 After being withdrawn from service in 1934 (having been renumbered 17916 after the grouping) it was restored to its original appearance and condition by the LMS.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.