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TITLE
37416 entering Strathcarron on a passenger train, July 1986
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_004_666
PLACENAME
Strathcarron
DISTRICT
Lochcarron
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochcarron
DATE OF IMAGE
28 July 1986
PERIOD
1980s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28637
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
37416 entering Strathcarron on a passenger train, July 1986

A Class 37 diesel, 37416, entering Strathcarron on an up passenger train in July 1986.

37416 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 It was withdrawn from service in 2006.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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37416 entering Strathcarron on a passenger train, July 1986

ROSS: Lochcarron

1980s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

A Class 37 diesel, 37416, entering Strathcarron on an up passenger train in July 1986.<br /> <br /> 37416 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 It was withdrawn from service in 2006.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.