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TITLE
A diesel-hauled train south of the river at Blair Atholl, 1978
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_003_446
PLACENAME
Blair Atholl
DISTRICT
Perthshire - Highland
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH: Blair Atholl
DATE OF IMAGE
1978
PERIOD
1970s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28447
KEYWORDS
locomotives
trains
A diesel-hauled train south of the river at Blair Atholl, 1978

A diesel-hauled up train south of the river at Blair Atholl in 1978.

It is a Class 47 diesel locomotive. A total of 512 of these were built for British Railways between 1962 and 1968. At the time of writing (2011) around 25 are still running on the national network, primarily as charter trains and about another 30 are owned by preserved railways.

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A diesel-hauled train south of the river at Blair Atholl, 1978

PERTH: Blair Atholl

1970s

locomotives; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

A diesel-hauled up train south of the river at Blair Atholl in 1978.<br /> <br /> It is a Class 47 diesel locomotive. A total of 512 of these were built for British Railways between 1962 and 1968. At the time of writing (2011) around 25 are still running on the national network, primarily as charter trains and about another 30 are owned by preserved railways.