Railtours 1962 - MikeMorant
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SLS/RCTS: Scottish Rail Tour 16/6/62
This shot of the preserved Great North of Scotland Railway D40 class 4-4-0 no. 49 Gordon Highlander and Highland Jones Goods 4-6-0 no. 103 was taken at Aberdeen Waterloo Goods on the third day of this complex 10 day bash in June 1962. This locomotive combination was used twice during the tour: on the first day they hauled the participants from Perth to inverness and on this occasion, the second day, from Aviemore to Aberdeen with a break at Keith whilst HR no. 103 went off on a jaunt to Aultmore and back.
[Gerald T. Robinson / Mike Morant collection]