31st August 1970
Branch Line Society
|DMU Used||Swindon-built 3-car Cross Country set|
|as listed||Elgin - Alves - Burghead|
|as listed||Burghead - Alves - Elgin|
(1) David Pearson comments: The stock for this tour was formed by an early afternoon Aberdeen to Elgin working and the tour ran during the unit's layover prior to its return journey to Aberdeen. The train stopped just short of the platform at Burghead, possibly due to lack of clearance.
The DMU, just short of the platform at Burghead (photo: David Pearson)
Sources : Kevin Driscoll & David Pearson
Timings (Booked Only)
(from Kevin Driscoll)
|M.C||Location||Booked (out)||Booked (rtn)||M.C|
|5.16||Alves||11.34a ~ 11.38d||12.25a ~ 12.29d||15.25|
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