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Highland Railway locomotive 44798
Highland Railway locomotive 44798

Monochrome postcard, from the Basil Hellier collection, showing the H.R. locomotive 44798 on the main line, at The Mound station. The reverse has an inscription, which reads "The Mound 23rd July '52".
Picture added on 11 July 2008
Both engines are Stanier "Black Fives"-probably the most versatile mixed traffic steam engine built in the UK. They monopolised all trains on the Ex Highland Lines until the end of steam in the early 1960s
Added by Alasdair W Reid on 29 May 2010
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