20th April 1960
Ian Allan Locospotters
(Locospotters Excursion to Doncaster Works)
|Locos Used||MR 1000 & 3440 'City of Truro'|
|3440 + 1000||(09.30d) London Kings Cross - (via ECML) - Doncaster|
|3440 + 1000||Doncaster - (via ECML) - Fletton Jn (2)|
|1000||Fletton Jn - (via ECML) - London Kings Cross (20.00a)|
(1) For works visit. Kenneth Street comments that he viewed the train at Welwyn Garden City around 10.30/11.00 so would assume it left Kings Cross around 10.00/10.30
(2) 3440 failed with a hot axlebox and was removed at Fletton Jn.
Sources : John Debens, Kenneth Street & Peter
3442 & 1000 wait to leave Kings Cross (photo: Dr Christopher Fifield)
From The John Debens Ticket Collection.
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