?12th or 26th? November 1966
Manchester Rail Travel
Three Counties Special
|Locos Used||41204, 42644, 47202, 47383 (1) & 68006|
|Stock Used||5 coaches|
Route : 1T55 throughout
|42644||Manchester Victoria - ??? - Oldham - Rochdale - Castleton East Jn - Heywood - Bury - Bacup|
|42644||Bacup - Bury|
|47202 + 47383||Bury - ??? - Manchester Victoria - ??? - Stockport Edgeley|
|41204||Stockport Edgeley - Hazel Grove - Whaley Bridge - Dove Holes - Buxton|
|68006 + 41204||Buxton - Buxton Jn - Millers Dale Jn - Millers Dale|
|41204||Millers Dale - Millers Dale Jn - Peak Forest Jn - Peak Forest - Chinley South Jn - Chinley North Jn - New Mills South Jn - Hazel Grove - Cheadle Heath - Chorlton Jn - Throstle Nest Jn - Manchester Central|
(1) 47383 originally uploaded as 47373 in error.
(2) Route confirmation required.
(3) Originally uploaded as having run on 26th November the ticket below however is dated Saturday 12th November - was the tour postponed by two weeks or has this tour been uploaded with the incorrect running date, or was there a re-run (probably unlikely...)?
Sources : Chris Harley, Alan Grange & John
42644 running round the train at Bacup (photo: Alan Grange)
41202 + 47383 at Stockport Edgeley (photo: Alan Grange)
41204 backs on to the train at Buxton (photo: Alan Grange)
From The John Debens Ticket Collection.
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