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TITLE
44978 on train north of Blair Atholl, June 1960
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_001_405
PLACENAME
Blair Atholl
DISTRICT
Perthshire - Highland
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH: Blair Atholl
DATE OF IMAGE
15 June 1960
PERIOD
1960s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28409
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
44978 on train north of Blair Atholl, June 1960

44978 on a down train north of Blair Atholl in June 1960.

44978, an LMS Class 5 locomotive, was built at Crewe Works in June 1946. It was withdrawn from service in July 1965 and scrapped in November of that year.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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44978 on train north of Blair Atholl, June 1960

PERTH: Blair Atholl

1960s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

44978 on a down train north of Blair Atholl in June 1960.<br /> <br /> 44978, an LMS Class 5 locomotive, was built at Crewe Works in June 1946. It was withdrawn from service in July 1965 and scrapped in November of that year.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.