28th October 2007
Skipton - East Lancashire
Rail Action Partnership
The Missing Link 2
|DMU's Used||156??? & 156461|
|as listed||?Colne - Burnley Central - Gannow Jn - Rose Grove - Accrington - Blackburn?|
|as listed||?Blackburn - Clitheroe - Hellifield - Settle Jn?|
|as listed||?Settle Jn - Hellifield - Skipton - Shipley - Leeds?|
|as listed||?Leeds - Bradford Interchange?|
|as listed||?Bradford Interchange - Halifax - Sowerby Bridge - Hebden Bridge - Gannow Jn - Rose Grove - Accrington - Blackburn?|
|as listed||?Blackburn - (reverse of outward route) - Colne?|
(1) Tour run to promote the re-opening of the direct route between Colne & Skipton. The "Missing Link 2" followed on from the 1st April run "Missing Link, the first train to operate between Colne & Skipton in the 37 years since the direct link closed. This tour was a 135-mile journey involving 5 reversals (route confirmation required).
Source : Henry Allum
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