22nd April 1961
(Ffestiniog Railway Special)
|Locos Used||6002 'King William IV', 7310 & 7824 'Ilford Manor'|
|6002||London Paddington - Ruabon|
|7824 + 7310||Ruabon - Porthmadog|
|?7824 + 7310?||Porthmadog - Ruabon?|
|?6002?||?Ruabon - London Paddington|
(1) Route & loco confirmation required. Thought to be the first 'King' working to Ruabon. Ran in conjunction with the FR AGM. A long train was waiting at FR Minffordd station to take passengers onwards to their destination (Tan-y-Bwlch?).
From The John Debens Ticket Collection.
Sources : Trevor Machell (from contemporary sources), Jon
Marsh & John Stretton
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