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HR 44 performing banking duties on a freight train
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_003_470
PLACENAME
Stanley
DISTRICT
Perth
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28470
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
HR 44 performing banking duties on a freight train

HR 44 performing banking duties on a freight train. The location is believed to be near Stanley.

HR 44 was part of the second batch of 0-6-4 tank engines built for the Highland Railway to perform banking duties (assisting other locomotives to pull trains up steep inclines). It was built by the North British Locomotive Co in Glasgow and delivered in April 1912. After the grouping it became LMS 15307 and continued in service until being withdrawn in November 1934.

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HR 44 performing banking duties on a freight train

PERTH

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Trains 1 (1855-1922)

HR 44 performing banking duties on a freight train. The location is believed to be near Stanley.<br /> <br /> HR 44 was part of the second batch of 0-6-4 tank engines built for the Highland Railway to perform banking duties (assisting other locomotives to pull trains up steep inclines). It was built by the North British Locomotive Co in Glasgow and delivered in April 1912. After the grouping it became LMS 15307 and continued in service until being withdrawn in November 1934.