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TITLE
37419 on an embankment near Garve, April 1988
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_004_664
PLACENAME
Garve
DISTRICT
Muir of Ord
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Contin
DATE OF IMAGE
13 April 1988
PERIOD
1980s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28635
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
37419 on an embankment near Garve, April 1988

A Class 37 diesel, 37419, on a passenger train on an embankment near Garve in April 1988.

37419 was built by English Electric in 1965. It was withdrawn from service in 2006.

A total of 309 Class 37 diesel locomotives were built for British Railways between 1960 and 1965. They are sometimes referred to as English Electric Type 3 locos and nicknamed 'Tractors' due to the distinctive sound of their exhausts.

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37419 on an embankment near Garve, April 1988

ROSS: Contin

1980s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

A Class 37 diesel, 37419, on a passenger train on an embankment near Garve in April 1988.<br /> <br /> 37419 was built by English Electric in 1965. It was withdrawn from service in 2006.<br /> <br /> A total of 309 Class 37 diesel locomotives were built for British Railways between 1960 and 1965. They are sometimes referred to as English Electric Type 3 locos and nicknamed 'Tractors' due to the distinctive sound of their exhausts.