10th August 2009
The Bernard Staite Salopian
|Loco(s) Used||at least steam: 6024 'King Edward I'|
|Stock Used||5 coaches|
|6024||Bristol Temple Meads - Hereford - Shrewsbury|
|?????||Shrewsbury - ???|
(1) Route confirmation required - This was a mainline test run for 6024 as well as a private charter for the family of the late Bernard Staite. On the northern climb of Llanvihangel bank Bernard Staite's ashes were placed in the loco firebox.
Sources : various
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