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TITLE
HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train at Blair Atholl
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_003_590
PLACENAME
Blair Atholl
DISTRICT
Perthshire - Highland
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH: Blair Atholl
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28570
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train at Blair Atholl

HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train at Blair Atholl.

HR 1 was built for the Highland Railway by Dübs & Co. of Glasgow in 1898. It was a member of the class of locomotive now known collectively as the 'Small Bens'. After the grouping it became LMS 14397 and continued in service until being withdrawn in February 1949. It left the works bearing the name 'Ben Nevis' but this was soon changed. During its life its name was also spelt 'Ben y-Gloe' and 'Ben y'Gloe'.

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HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train at Blair Atholl

PERTH: Blair Atholl

1910s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

Highland Railway Society - Trains 1 (1855-1922)

HR 1 'Ben-y-Gloe' on a passenger train at Blair Atholl.<br /> <br /> HR 1 was built for the Highland Railway by Dübs & Co. of Glasgow in 1898. It was a member of the class of locomotive now known collectively as the 'Small Bens'. After the grouping it became LMS 14397 and continued in service until being withdrawn in February 1949. It left the works bearing the name 'Ben Nevis' but this was soon changed. During its life its name was also spelt 'Ben y-Gloe' and 'Ben y'Gloe'.