1st October 1988
|Locos Used||47543 & 47627|
|Connecting DMU's Used||53960+54241 out & 53983+54242 back|
|47543||Carlisle - (via WCML) - Bescot - Soho North Jn - Kidderminster - Bristol Temple Meads (1) - Weston-super-Mare|
|47627||Weston-super-Mare - Bristol Temple Meads - Kidderminster - Soho North Jn - Bescot - (via WCML) - Carlisle|
(1) Train should have stopped at Bristol Temple Meads but was put on the through road by the signalman. Train was then stopped at Bedminster and an HST headed by 43108 was stopped at Bedminster to pick up the passengers to get them to Bristol.
(2) Connecting DMU's ran from Barrow to ??? & back.
Sources : Simon Reed & Derek Thompson
(all photos: Derek Thompson)
47627 pulls into Bristol Temple Meads on the way back northwards.
Timings (Booked Only)
(from Derek Thompson)
|Location||Booked (out)||Booked (rtn)|
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