3rd December 1966
|Locos Used||D5185, 45562 'Alberta' & 45593 'Kolhapur'|
|Stock Used||six coaches|
Route : at least 1X20
|45562||Leicester - Sheffield Midland - Mirfield|
|45593||Mirfield - Copy Pit - Shap - Preston - Carlisle|
|45593||Preston - Carlisle - Kingmoor Sheds|
|45593||Kingmoor Sheds - Carlisle - (via S&C) - Leeds|
|45562||Leeds - Sheffield Midland - Derby|
|D5185||Derby - Leicester|
(1) Loco change from 45562 to 45593 originally shown as Preston.
(2) 45593 was photographed at Portsmouth (near Copy Pit) carrying headcode 1X20 - was this headcode used throughout?
From Bob Mitchell's ticket collection.
Sources : Tony Brookes (joined/left the train at Derby),
John A. Thickitt,
Colin Harris (on the train throughout) & Steve Armitage
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