H) BRITISH RAIL BLUE (HEADCODE BOX, HIGHLAND)

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The final development of the Class 24s with headcode box. Corporate BR blue but retaining it’s original numbering. Featuring working twin headlights as fitted for   rock-fall advanced warning.
Detail combination: Headcode box, Production body, Strip-sealed front end doors, Later exhaust, Boiler fitted, Exposed solebars, SKF axleboxes.
Running number example(s): TBC. 5115, D5131
Notes/Period: As allocated to Inverness shed in the early-1970s and used on the Kyle and Far North lines as well as the Highland main line (often double-headed).