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TITLE
Drawing of the standard draw hooks on HR carriages
EXTERNAL ID
GB232_D501_36_002
PLACENAME
N/A
DATE OF IMAGE
1 June 1929
PERIOD
1920s
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
8158
KEYWORDS
railways
rolling stock

This engineers' drawing shows the arrangement and make up of a standard draw hook on carriages using the Highland section of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway. The plan was drawn up in the company's St Rollox works in Glasgow and is dated 1 June 1929.

Draw hooks are part of the mechanism used to couple carriages and wagons together.


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Drawing of the standard draw hooks on HR carriages

1920s

railways; rolling stock

Highland Archive Centre

Highland Railway Society (maps 1)

This engineers' drawing shows the arrangement and make up of a standard draw hook on carriages using the Highland section of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway. The plan was drawn up in the company's St Rollox works in Glasgow and is dated 1 June 1929.<br /> <br /> Draw hooks are part of the mechanism used to couple carriages and wagons together. <br /> <br /> <br /> For further information about this item and the collection to which it belongs, please <a href="mailto: archives@highlifehighland.com">email</a> the Highland Archive Service