22nd October 1994
|Locos Used||47707 'Holyrood' & 47786|
|47786||(04.10d) Norwich - Diss - Ipswich|
|47786||(06.15d) Ipswich - Stowmarket - Bury-St-Edmunds - Ely - March - Peterborough - (via ECML) - Doncaster - Hare Park Jn - Whitehall Jn - Settle Jn - (via S&C) - Petteril Bridge Jn - Carlisle - (via WCML) - Glasgow Central|
|47707||(16.00d) Glasgow Central - (via WCML) - Carlisle - Hexham - Newcastle - High Level Bridge - King Edward Bridge South Jn - (via ECML) - Peterborough - (reverse of outward route) - Ipswich (23.30a)|
|47707||Ipswich - (reverse of outward route) - Norwich (00.35a)|
(1) Coach links and rail links (using service trains) were available from various East Anglian towns to get to this tour.
(2) Return loco originally incorrectly uploaded as 47704, corrected based on photographic evidence provided.
Sources : Chris Harley & Steve Pizzey (joined/left the
train at Stowmarket)
& Alan Cooper (joined the train at Norwich)
47707 'Holyrood' at Glasgow Central (photo: Alan Cooper)
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