11th May 1957
(Wolverton & Oxford Road Jct. Trip)
|Traction Used||at least 40930|
Route : M990 (?throughout?)
|?????||Gloucester Eastgate - Cheltenham Lansdown - Ashchurch - Evesham - Stratford-upon-Avon - Woodford Halse|
|?????||Woodford Halse - Blisworth - Wolverton - Bletchley - Banbury - Oxford Road Jn - Yarnton Jn - Kingham - Gloucester|
(1) Route & traction confirmation required. 40930 photographed at an unknown location on this tour. Christopher Horne comments: The return route was supposed to be Woodford Halse, Blisworth, Wolverton, Bletchley, Banbury, Kings Sutton, Kingham flyover, Cheltenham (Malvern Road) and Gloucester but the Kings Sutton- Chipping Norton line was not fit for use and it went, Oxford Road Junction, Yarnton Junction and Kingham.
Sources : John Debens, Graham Walker &
40930 at an unidentified location (photo: Railway Studies Collection ©)
|From The John Debens Ticket Collection.|
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