8th April 1989

John Player Railway Club
The Lancastrian

Loco(s) Used ?????
Stock Used ?????

Route :

Loco(s) Route
????? Nottingham - Beeston - Meadow Lane Jn - Tototn Jn - Trowell Jn - Pye Bridge Jn - Clay Cross South Jn - Chesterfield - Dore South Jn - Dore Station Jn - Sheffield - (Leeds) - Carlisle
????? Carlisle - (via WCML) - Preston - Bolton - Manchester - (via Hope Valley) - (Sheffield) - Dore South Jn - (reverse of outward route) - Nottingham

Notes :
(1) Route & loco confirmation required - above is as advertised. Nick Garnham comments: Iím afraid I cant find details of haulage or timings, however the advertised route, in the on train brochure was as above. No word of whether it reversed at Leeds or avoided the station. The stop at Lancaster was advertised as 'for some hours'. Sheffield was not shown as a pick up point itís like we took Dore South curve, but again that is not clear.

Source : Nick Garnham

(from Nick Garnham)

Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Nottingham ??.??d ??.??a
Beeston ??.??a ~ ??.??d ??.??a ~ ??.??d
Langley Mill ??.??a ~ ??.??d ??.??a ~ ??.??d
Alfreton & Mansfield Parkway ??.??a ~ ??.??d ??.??a ~ ??.??d
Chesterfield ??.??a ~ ??.??d ??.??a ~ ??.??d


Location Booked
Carlisle ??.??a ~ ??.??d
Lancaster ??.??a ~ ??.??d

Timings continue in first table.

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