30th April 1983

British Rail
(Football Special)

Loco Used 37108

Route :

Locos Route
37108 Dundee - Perth - Stirling - Lenzie - Springburn - High Street Jn - City Union Line - Shields Jn - Paisley Gilmour Street - Cartsdyke
37108 Cartsdyke - Pailey Gilmour Street - Shields Jn - City Union Line - High Street Jn - Springburn - Lenzie - Stirling - Perth - Dundee

Notes:
(1) This train was run for the benefit of Dundee United football fans travelling to Cartsdyke on the Gourock line and the combined travel and admission price was 4-50. The train continued ECS to Gourock for stabling whilst the match was being played.
For Scottish Premier match (final score Morton 0:4 Dundee United).

Source : Andy Hoskins

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