10th December 1983
Locomotive Club of Great
|Locos Used||40028 & steam: 506 'Butler Henderson'|
Route : 1Z12 throughout
|40028||Southport - Wigan Wallgate - Bolton - Manchester Victoria - Miles Platting - Phillips Park No1 - Phillips Park No2 - Ashburys - Guide Bridge - Hyde - Romiley - New Mills Central - Chinley - Edale - Dore West Jn -Dore South Jn - Derby - Trent - Loughborough|
|506||Loughborough Central - Rothley|
|506||Rothley - Loughborough Central|
|40028||Loughborough - (reverse of outward route) - Romiley - Reddish North - Ashburys - (reverse of outward route) - Southport|
(1) GCR trip originally uploaded as 506 + 40106 double-headed however Harry Harper points out that 40106 didn't arrive on the GCR until April 1984. Outward route originally uploaded as: Ashburys - Reddish North - Romiley but corrected by Harry Harper. Was that booked route?
40028 paused at Chinley on the outward leg (photo: Ian Jordan)
Sources : David Garnett, Dave Mills & Harry Harper
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