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Inverness, Lochgorm Railway Works And Carriage Sheds

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    N/A
  • Canmore ID
    82882
  • Site type
    WORKS
  • Parish
    INVERNESS AND BONA
  • Council
    INVERNESS-SHIRE
  • NGR
    NH 6693 4563
  • Latitude, longitude
    57.481319N, 4.22108W
  • Archeological notes
    NH64NE 167.00 centred 6693 4563 NH64NE 167.01 NH 6695 4585 Woodworking Shop Not to be confused with Millburn, Roundhouse (railway engine shed at NH 6710 4560), for which see NH64NE 139. Carriage sheds at NH 66955 45786. (Undated) information in NMRS. (Location cited as NH 669 657). Lochgorm Works, built c. 1855 by the Inverness and Nairn Rly and successors. The main block of workshops consists of three long bays of differing spans and heights, the carriage sheds (nearest the station NH64NE 150.00) being 34 bays long with round-headed, cast-iron window frames. The other substantial building on the site is a two-storey, 14-bay woodworking shop with a circular-section brick chimney. J R Hume 1977.
  • Architectural notes
    N/A

Related material information

SCANNED IMAGES

  • 951847 (1965)
    Distant view of Inverness Goods yard and Lochgordon Works
  • 661967 (23/8/1965)
    View from SSE showing window on SSE front
  • 661964 (23/8/1965)
    View from SW showing SSE front
  • 621379 (1965)
    Inverness, Lochgorm Railway Works Distant view from S showing Lochgorm Railway Works and Inverness Goods Station
  • 554294 (1979)
    Inverness, Lochgorm Railway Works View from W showing WSW front
  • 452061 (20/3/1975)
    Inverness Station, Signal Box and Lochgorm Railway Works View from E showing S front of Lochgorm Railway Works and signal box
  • 452060 (20/3/1975)
    Inverness Station, Signal Box and Lochgorm Railway Works View from SE showing S front of signal box and E corner of Lochgorm Railway Works
  • 82882 (7/4/2003)
    View of carraige sheds from SSW
  • 82882 (7/4/2003)
    View of carraige sheds from SW
  • 684342 (12/10/1994)
    General view from south west within central bay of Traction Maintenance Depot, showing Sprinter Unit with bogies removed, and replacement axles with differentials in foreground
  • 399129 ()
    View from east of south east side of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 399128 ()
    Lochgorm Railway Works. General view from South West within South East bay of Traction Maintenance Depot, with snow-blower track clearance unit partly visible (background left).

MANUSCRIPTS

  • 82882 (23/8/1965)
    John R Hume Industrial/CBA cards Filed under Inverness-shire, Inverness and Bona parish. Prints attached (see NMRS MS/749 entry for Collection description).
  • 82882 (20/3/1975)
    John R Hume Industrial/CBA cards Filed under Inverness-shire, Inverness and Bona parish. Contact print attached (Hume photo index number H75/11/12). (see NMRS MS/749 entry for Collection description)
  • 82882 (20/3/1975)
    John R Hume Industrial/CBA cards Filed under Inverness-shire, Inverness and Bona parish. Contact print attached (Hume photo index number H75/11/11). (see NMRS MS/749 entry for Collection description)

DIGITAL IMAGES

  • 1067656 (3/4/2007)
    Oblique aerial view of the town centred on works with the railway station and garage adjacent, taken from the NNW.

PHOTOGRAPHS

  • 82882 (7/4/2003)
    View of carraige sheds from SSW
  • 82882 (7/4/2003)
    View of carraige sheds from SW
  • 82882 (7/4/2003)
    View of carraige sheds from SW
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from north west of south west frontage of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from west along north west side of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from north west along north side of Carriage Cleaning Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from west along south side of Carriage Cleaning Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from north west of west side of Carriage Cleaning Depot (formerly occupied by civil engineers' department)
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south west of west side of Carriage Cleaning Depot (formerly occupied by civil engineers' department)
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south west of west side of Carriage Cleaning Depot (formerly occupied by civil engineers' department)
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from east of east end of Carriage Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from north east of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from east north east of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    General view from east of Carriage Cleaning Depot, with wooden platforms
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    Exterior view from south east of east end of Carriage Cleaning Depot, showing wooden platforms and rolling stock
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from west along south side of Carriage Cleaning Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from west north west showing west end of Carriage Cleaning Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south east of south corner of Carriage Cleaning Depot, formerly occupied by civil engineers' department
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south east of south corner of Carriage Cleaning Depot, formerly occupied by civil engineers' department
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from east of Carriage Cleaning Depot, showing wooden platforms, and water tap in foreground
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from east of south east side of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    General view from south east of south east side of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south west of south east side of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south of south west side frontage of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from north west of two-storeyed range of buildings (formerly housed civil engineers and canteen) at north corner of Works
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south east of two-storeyed range of buildings (formerly housed civil engineers and canteen) at north corner of Works
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south west of single-storeyed rubble-built building in north corner of works
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View of fuel bay (three diesel fuel tanks for locomotives), now serviced by road tanker instead of rail freight!
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south west of two-storeyed range of buildings (formerly housed civil engineers and canteen), at north corner of Works
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from south east of south corner of Carriage Cleaning Depot
  • 82882 ()
    View from north east along north west facade of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    General view from south west within central bay of Traction Maintenance Depot, showing Sprinter Unit with bogies removed, and replacement axles with differentials in foreground
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    Lochgorm Railway Works. General view from South West within South East bay of Traction Maintenance Depot, with snow-blower track clearance unit partly visible (background left).
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View from north east in Washroom of Traction Maintenance Depot, showing row of fireclay sinks (centre), and washbasins (along far wall)
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    Detailed view of fireclay stall urinals in toilet block of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    Interior view from west in Carriage Cleaning Depot, showing an Intercity Sleeper during cleaning
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    Interior view from west in Carriage Cleaning Depot, showing an Intercity Sleeper during cleaning
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    Interior view from east south east in Coaching Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    Interior view from east in central bay of Traction Maintenance Depot
  • 82882 (12/10/1994)
    View fromnorth west of south west frontage of Traction Maintenance Depot