29th October 1983
Settle & Carlisle Express
|Locos Used||47424, 85019 & 86237|
|85019||London Euston - (via ECML, Northampton & Trent Valley) - Crewe|
|47424||Crewe - (via WCML) - Farington Jn - Blackburn - Clitheroe - Hellifield - (via S&C) - Carlisle|
|86237||Carlisle - (via WCML, Trent Valley & Northampton) - London Euston|
(1) Once at Carlisle there was an option to take a DMU via the Cumbrian Coast to rejoin the main tour train at Lancaster. A stop at Ravenglass was made for the R&ER.
(2) Route & DMU confirmation required.
From Bob Mitchell's ticket collection.
Sources : John Oliver, Steve Goulden & Paul Grenfell
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