21st August 1994

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
The Cheshire Cat & Cheshire Kitten

Locos Used 33116 & 33208

Route : The Cheshire Cat

Locos Route
33116 + 33208 London Euston - Northampton - Rugby - (via WCML) - Crewe
33116 + 33208 Crewe - (reverse of outward route) - London Euston

Route : The Cheshire Kitten

Locos Route
33116 + 33208 Crewe - Chester - Chester North Jn
33116 + 33208 (1) Chester North Jn - Chester South Jn
33116 + 33208 Chester South Jn - Chester - Northwich - Middlewich - Sandbach - Crewe

Notes :
(1) 33's propelling.
The main tour (The Cheshire Cat) was run to get people to Crewe for the Rail Fair. The Cheshire Kitten utilised the stock and locos during the layover.

Source : Stuart Smith (on both trains throughout)


The shredders wait to leave Euston in the morning sun (photo: Nick Blyth)


33208 & 33116 arrive at Milton Keynes (photo: Robert Frise)


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