17th January 1976
|Locos Used||40023, 40028, 40048, 82003 & 86003|
|86003||Euston - ??? - Crewe - Stockport|
|40023||Stockport - Heaton Norris Jn - OA & GB Jn - Ashton - Stalybridge - Diggle - Standedge Tunnel|
|40028||Standedge Tunnel - Huddersfield - Leeds|
|40048||Leeds - Harrogate - York - Leeds - Diggle - Stalybridge - Ashton - Stockport|
|82003||Stockport - ??? - Crewe - ??? - Euston|
(1) 40023 failed in Standedge Tunnel, help arrived within the hour in the shape of 40028.
Source : David Hills (compiled from contemporary
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