3rd June 1971

British Rail (L.M.)
(Merrymaker Excursion - Melton Mowbray & Nottingham / Stapleford House)

Loco Used 35

Route :

Loco Route
35 London St Pancras - Melton Mowbray - Nottingham
?35? Nottingham - Melton Mowbray - London St Pancras

(1) Route confirmation required. There was an optional extra coach tour to Stapleford House, home of Lord and Lady Gretton (leaving/joining the train at Melton Mowbray). This visit included a ride on "one of Britain's premier miniature railways" to Stapleford Lake in the house grounds.

Source : "LASERman"

Timings (Advertised Only)
(from LASERman)

Location Advertised (out) Advertised (rtn)
St Pancras 09.55d 20.39a
Melton Mowbray 11.40a ~ ??.??d ??.??a ~ 18.51d
Nottingham 12.25a 18.05d

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