9th September 1961
Farewell to Steam Tour
|Loco Used||LT electric: 18 'Michael Faraday' & steam: 42070|
|Stock Used||load 7 'Dreadnought' stock|
Baker Street - Rickmansworth
Rickmansworth - Amersham
|42070||Amersham - Rickmansworth|
|18||Rickmansworth - Baker Street|
(1) Tour brochure carried the comment: 'Special commemorative train to mark the last day of London Transport steam passenger train working'.
(2) Tony Hillman has offered a photo from the Bluebell Railway Museum Archive believed to be of this tour, but it shows LT: 5. Confirmation is therefore required if this was in addition to the use of LT: 18 and/or how the use of LT: 5 fitted in on this day.
Sources : Chris Totty, Hugh Ballantyne & Tony
Hillman (Bluebell Railway Museum Archive)
LT: 5 arriving at Rickmansworth from London - see note (2) above
(Bluebell Railway Museum Archive)
From The John Debens Ticket Collection
Front and back of a tour ticket
Timings (Booked Only)
(from Chris Totty)
|Location||Booked (out)||Booked (rtn)|
|Rickmansworth||15L05a ~ 15L15d||16L56a ~ 17L01d|
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