29th June 2002

P.M.R. Tours
The Cumbrian Coronation

Locos Used 31128, 31452, 31602 & steam: 6233
Stock Used 99328+4994+99327+4940+1981+17102+3143+99127+99371+99121

Route :
1Z45 : 07.15 Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
1Z46 : 15.38 Carlisle to Birmingham New Street

Locos Route
31602 + 31128 Birmingham New Street - Proof House Jn - (via new chord) - Aston - Bescot Stadium - Bushbury Jn - Stafford - Crewe
6233 Crewe - (via WCML) - Farington Jn - Blackburn - Clitheroe - Hellifield - (via S&C) - Carlisle
31128 + 31452 (1) Carlisle - (via WCML) - Crewe - (reverse of outward route) - Aston - Proof House Jn - Birmingham New Street

Notes :
(1) Plus 31602 dead-in-tow.
(2) Confirmation of routing for the steam leg is required.

Sources : various including Mark Sutton

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