16th March 2002
The White Rose
|Locos Used||47785 & D9000 'Royal Scots Grey'|
1Z55 : Colchester to York
1Z56 : York to Colchester
|D9000||Colchester - Witham - Shenfield - Romford - Stratford - Channelsea North Jn - Lea Jn - Canonbury West Jn - Finsbury Park - (via ECML) - York|
|47785 (2)||York - (reverse of outward route) - Stratford [P10] - (reverse of outward route) - Colchester|
(1) Route confirmation required.
(2) D9000 was failed at York with an AWS fault but this was then fixed by the onboard engineer however D9000 was not allowed to continue thus necessitating the use of the EWS 47 to get the tour home.
Sources : Graham Hardinge (via "Anglia-Gen"), Scott Spencer
& Ben Arnold
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