9th May 1965
? Anglo-Norse Society ?
|Loco(s) Used||at least 4472 'Flying Scotsman'|
Route : 1X85 (throughout?)
|4472||10.05d London Paddington - Kings Sutton - Shrewsbury - Gobowen (1)|
|4472||Gobowen - (?reverse of outward route?) - London Paddington|
(1) For visit to Welshpool & Llanfair Railway.
(2) Route & loco confirmation required - 4472 photographed at Hatton & Beaconsfield and at Astrop near Kings Sutton. It is thought possible that this tour may have been one of a series organised by David & June Harding using 4472 'Flying Scotsman'. It is not clear if this was under the auspices of the Anglo Norse Society as has been suggested as the society is not mentioned in any of the paperwork seen by the Webmaster.
Sources : Terry Dorrity, Andrew Fairholm & Jack
4472 passing Astrop near Kings Sutton on the outward leg (photo: Jack Hodgkinson)
From The John Debens Ticket Collection.
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