7th June 1969
Great Western Society
(South West Group)
|DMU Used||3-car class 120 set|
Route : 1Z10 throughout
|as listed||Plymouth - Totnes - Newton Abbot - Teignmouth - Dawlish - Exeter St Davids - Taunton - Bristol Temple Meads - Ashchurch (1) - Hereford (2)|
|as listed||Hereford - Severn Tunnel Junction - Plymouth|
(1) To see loco 7808 in steam.
(2) To visit Bulmers Cider where 6000 'King George V' was in steam.
(3) Roger Geach believes this was a repeat of a tour which ran a few weeks before.
(4) Confirmation of reversal points is required.
Source : Roger Geach
From Andrew Fairholm's ticket collection.
The railtour is seen at Ashchurch (photo: B. Mills)
...and rounding the curve towards Bulmers (photo: B. Mills)
Another shot of the tour (photo: B. Mills)
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