Locomotives o the Great North of Scotland Railway

The locomotives o the Great North of Scotland Railway war uised bi the Great North of Scotland Railway tae operate its lines in the far north-east o the kintra. The railwey opened in 1854 wi juist five 2-4-0 steam locomotives, an frae 1862 it uised 4-4-0 exclusively as the wheel arrangement for its tender locomotives. When it expanded bi amalgamation in 1866, it inherited some locomotives frae ither companies. It purchased maist of its locomotives frae ootside biggers but biggit a smaw nummer itself, twa at its first works at Kittybrewster an ten later at Inverurie Locomotive Works.

Great North of Scotland Railway No. 49 Gordon Highlander