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TITLE
37415 near Erbusaig on the 'Royal Scotsman', May 1988
EXTERNAL ID
PC_HRS_TRAINS_004_674
PLACENAME
Kyle of Lochalsh
DISTRICT
South West Ross
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochalsh
DATE OF IMAGE
14 May 1988
PERIOD
1980s
SOURCE
Highland Railway Society
ASSET ID
28644
KEYWORDS
locomotives
Highland Railway Society
HRS
trains
37415 near Erbusaig on the 'Royal Scotsman', May 1988

A Class 37 diesel, 37415, near Erbusaig on the 'Royal Scotsman' in May 1988.

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 It was withdrawn from service in 2003.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 near Erbusaig on the 'Royal Scotsman', May 1988

ROSS: Lochalsh

1980s

locomotives; Highland Railway Society; HRS; trains

Highland Railway Society

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

A Class 37 diesel, 37415, near Erbusaig on the 'Royal Scotsman' in May 1988.<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 It was withdrawn from service in 2003.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.