14th October 1972
|Locos Used||47 & 94|
|94||Wellingborough - Kettering - Market Harborough - Leicester - Derby - Hathersage - Manchester Victoria - Bolton - Preston - Blackpool North|
|94||Blackpool North - (reverse of outward route) - Totley (1)|
|47 (2)||Totley - (reverse of outward route) - Derby|
|47||Derby - (reverse of outward route) - Wellingborough|
(1) 94 failed at Totley.
(2) Plus 94 (dead-in-tow?). Eventual arrival back was over 2 hours late.
Sources : John Gordon (joined/left the train at
Karl Tecklenberg (also joined/left the train at Kettering)
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