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TITLE
Drawing of draw hooks for the Highland Railway, 1933
EXTERNAL ID
GB232_D501_36_003
PLACENAME
N/A
DATE OF IMAGE
1933
PERIOD
1930s
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
8160
KEYWORDS
railways
carriages
wagons
rolling stock

A full size engineer's drawing of a draw hook of the type used by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway on the Highland Railway. The plan was drawn up in the company's St Rollox works in Glasgow and is dated 1933.

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


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Drawing of draw hooks for the Highland Railway, 1933

1930s

railways; carriages; wagons; rolling stock

Highland Archive Centre

Highland Railway Society (maps 1)

A full size engineer's drawing of a draw hook of the type used by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway on the Highland Railway. The plan was drawn up in the company's St Rollox works in Glasgow and is dated 1933.<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