14th April 1964
(Shakespeare 400th Anniversary Special)
|Loco(s) Used||at least 6926 & 70030|
|70030||Manchester - Crewe|
|6926 + 70030||Crewe - Market Drayton - Birmingham Snow Hill|
|70030||Birmingham Snow Hill - Stratford-upon-Avon|
|6926 + 70030||Stratford-upon-Avon - ???|
|?70030?||??? - Manchester|
(1) Route & loco confirmation required - Numerous excursions, from all over the country, were run in connection with the Shakespeare 400th anniversary. 6926 & 70030 seen double-heading up the bank out of Stratford-upon-Avon.
Sources : Terry Dorrity & David Whittaker (from contemporary sources)
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