25th April 1992
Wirral Model Railway
The Great Eastern
|Locos Used||47559 & 47635|
|Stock Used||Pilkington 'K' set|
Route : 1Z36 throughout
|47635||Hooton - Bache - Chester - Crewe - Kidsgrove - Stoke-on-Trent - Uttoxeter - Stenson Jn - Sheet Stores Jn - Trent Jn - Loughborough - Syston North Jn - Systen East Jn - Stamford - Peterborough (1) - Huntingdon - Hitchin|
|47559||Hitchin - (reverse of outward route) - Hooton|
(1) Many passengers alighted at Peterborough for a visit to the NVR - the fact the headboard was used on at least one train on the NVR suggests this may have been an official off-train option?
Sources : Martin Birchall & Chris Lemon
47635 arrives into Bache (photo: Chris Lemon)
The headboard made it to the NVR - seen here on Ty2 7173 (photo: Chris Lemon)
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