10th November 1979

F & W Railtours
The Yorkie

Locos Used 25057, 25058 & 37240

Route : 1Z45 throughout

Loco(s) Route
?37240? Plymouth ???
25057 + 25058 ??? Worcester Shrub Hill Droitwich Spa - King's Norton ?Selly Oak? - Birmingham New Street Aston Bescot Wolverhampton Stafford Stoke Macclesfield Stockport Ashton Moss Brewery Sidings Rochdale Hebden Bridge Wakefield Kirkgate Normanton Church Fenton - York
25057 + 25058 York Pontefract Baghill Rotherham Masborough Sheffield Chesterfield Derby - Birmingham New Street Bromsgrove Cheltenham Bristol Parkway Bristol Temple Meads Taunton -  Exeter St Davids - Plymouth

Notes :
(1) Return leg route confirmation required. 37240 also used - confirmation of where is required. Andrew Young confirms from the late Norman Preedy's records that 25057+25058 hauled the outward leg from at least Cheltenham Spa to York and the return leg to at least Birmingham New Street (the points where Norman Preedy joined/left the train).


Norman Preedy's ticket

Sources : various including Andy Pullar (travelled Worcester to York only)
& Andrew Young

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