4th April 2009

Green Express Railtours
The Settle-Carlisle, Northern Fells and Hope Valley Scenic Circular Tour

Did this train run? Details taken from pre-tour advertising.

Loco(s) Used ?????

Route :

Loco(s) Route
????? Spondon - Trent East Jn - Toton Centre - Alfreton & Mansfield Parkway - Clay Cross South Jn - Chesterfield - Tapton Jn - Beighton Jn - Masborough Jn - Moorthorpe - Hare Park Jn - Turners Lane Jn -Altofts Jn - Methley Jn - Engine Shed Jn - Apperley Jn - Shipley Jn - Keighley - Skipton - Settle Jn - (via S&C) - Petteril Bridge Jn - Carlisle
?????

Carlisle - (via WCML) - Acton Bridge Jn - Hartford Jn - Northwich - Altrincham - Northenden Jn - Hazel Grove HL Jn - Edale - Grindleford - Dore South Jn - Tapton Jn - Chesterfield - Clay Cross South Jn - Ambergate Jn - Derby - Spondon - Trent East Jn - Toton Centre - Alfreton & Mansfield Parkway

Notes :
(1) It seems likely this train may have run on 18th April instead (replacing the similar advertised itinerary, but from Holyhead and stations to Chester). Detailed routing shown above is that actually taken on 18th April.

Source : Nick Harvey

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