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37415 on train approaching Helmsdale
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_004_671
PLACENAME
Helmsdale
DISTRICT
Kildonan, Loth and Clyne
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Kildonan
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28641
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
37415 on train approaching Helmsdale

A Class 37 diesel, 37415, on a passenger train approaching Helmsdale. It is the Inverness to Wick and Thurso service.

37415 was built by English Electric in 1965. It was withdrawn from service in 2003.

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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37415 on train approaching Helmsdale

SUTHERLAND: Kildonan

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

A Class 37 diesel, 37415, on a passenger train approaching Helmsdale. It is the Inverness to Wick and Thurso service.<br /> <br /> 37415 was built by English Electric in 1965. It was withdrawn from service in 2003.<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.