1st & 2nd May 1965
Society / Ian Allan
|Locos Used||at least 6849, 7029, 7802 & 7812|
|01/05||class 47 (1)||London Paddington - High Wycombe - Banbury|
|01/05||6849||Banbury - Birmingham Snow Hill - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury|
|01/05||7812 + 7802||Shrewsbury - Minfford (15.00a)|
|01/05-02/05||7802 + 7812||Porthmadoc - Minfford - ??? - ?Crewe?|
|02/05||7029||?Crewe? - ??? - London Paddington (07.00a)|
(1) Failure of rostered 'Castle' 7029 resulted in the use of a class 47 as far as Banbury.
(2) Route & loco confirmation required - 6849 photographed at Hatton. Advertised and bookings managed by Ian Allan Travel.
From The John Debens Ticket Collection.
Sources : Bill Wise (joined/left the train at
Birmingham Snow Hill), Ian Griffiths (joined/left the train at High Wycombe),
Terry Dorrity & John Debens
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