GNSR 127 Third (body only) (scrapped) built 1865

GNSR 127 Third (body only) (scrapped) built 1865

GNSR 127 Third (body only) (scrapped) built 1865
GNSR 127 Third (body only) (scrapped) built 1865

 

Present Location Daugh of Invermarkie, nr Towiemore,Speyside(scrapped)
County Location Highland
Designed For GNSR
Diagram number 29
Type T
First Number 127
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Involved in accident at Wartle 5/1885 - had Mansell wheels at that time. W 1924 and grounded as station offices at Towiemore. This line (Speyside) closed 11/1968 as a through route although it remained open to Dufftown from Keith for freight and occasional passenger trains until 1990s (this section now being the Keith & Dufftown Railway). Body remained at station at least until early 1970s, after which to Upper Hillockhead farm. Basic shell intact but is in sorry state in 02/09. Only surviving section of interior is one partition into which a ticket window had been inserted. Expected to move to RDRPS at Ferryhill, Aberdeen but this did not happen; still on site 12/10 and 05/14 but not found 06/15 and it was confirmed in 06/18 that it was scrapped c.2015.
Grid Reference NJ 409416
Rarity n/a
Operating No
Photo Date 01/02/2009
Photo by Keith Fenwick
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 22/06/2018


 

 










 

 

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