11th October 1980
The Welsh Dragon
|Loco(s) Used||47421, 86247, 86325 & steam: LMS 5000 & 43106|
|86325||London Euston - (via WCML, Northampton) - Rugby - Birmingham New Street - Wolverhampton|
|47421||Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury|
|5000 + 43106||Shrewsbury - Hereford - Newport|
|5000 + 43106||Newport - Hereford|
|47421||Hereford - Worcester Foregate Street - Birmingham New Street|
|86247||Birmingham New Street - (reverse of outward route) - London Euston|
(1) Route confirmation required - 5000 leading 43106 was photographed heading up Llanvihangel bank towards Hereford.
From Steve Allen's ticket collection.
Sources : Gary Thornton (from contemporary sources) & Peter
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