13th June 1964
Public Transport Society
The Liverpool Suburban
|Stock Used||4 coaches|
Route : 1T90 throughout
|47487||12.30 Edge Hill - ??? - Edge Hill 19.00|
(1) Route confirmation required. The route included the following stretches of line: Edge Hill circular goods line, Waterloo tunnel to Riverside MDHB, LNWR Alexandra Dock branch, Kirkby Estate branch, Aintree Sefton Junction to LYR North Mersey goods, Walton-on-the-Hill branch to Huskisson CLC goods and LNWR Garston Dock Branch. The total itinerary was 60 miles and it was the claim of the organisers that 70% of this was over lines normally closed to regular passenger trains.
Sources : Charles Roberts (LUPTS) & Mike
47487 runs round at Huskisson CLC goods (photo courtesy of: Nick Catford)
From Andrew Fairholm's ticket collection.
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