7th April 1979
The Fensman No.4
|as listed||Cambridge - Chesterton Jn - Fen Drayton|
|as listed||Fen Drayton - Chesterton Jn - Cambridge|
(1) Originally uploaded as using DMU's 51265+56189 & 51269+56134 but two contributors have confirmed only the above listed 2-car rake was used and this is now backed up with photographic evidence.
(2) Tour letter carried a comment that photo-stops would be arranged 'on the day'.
Sources : Andy Pullar (on the train from
Cambridge to Peterborough), Greg Beecroft
Ian Umpleby & 'MrC'
The tour is seen east of Swavesey station, heading back to Cambridge.
(photo: Tommy Tomalin/William Marriott Museum/00048)
The tour at Swavesey station. The DMU is heading towards St Ives.
(photo: Tommy Tomalin/William Marriott Museum/00050)
Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Ian Umpleby)
|Histon||?||10p16a ~ 10p21d||?||?|
|Oakington||?||10p31a ~ 10p35d||?||?|
|Long Stanton||?||10p40a ~ 10p43d||?||?|
|Swavesey||?||10p49a ~ 10p55d||?||?|
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