8th December 1973
Wirral Railway Circle
Cambrian Coast Express
|Locos Used||5054 & 5076|
|Stock Used||11 coaches including RBK|
Route : 1L03 throughout
|5054 + 5076||Crewe - Chester - Ruabon - Shrewsbury - Welshpool - Newtown - Machynlleth - Dovey Junction - Tywyn - Barmouth - Harlech - Minffordd - Pwllheli|
|5054 + 5076||Pwllheli - (reverse of outward route) - Crewe|
(1) Confirmation is required that 5054 & 5076 were used throughout.
Sources : Steve Haynes & Tim Watkinson
5054 is seen leading 5076 on the tour (photo: Tim Watkinson)
A nice shot of the pair at Pwllheli (photo: Tim Watkinson)
Tim Watkinson's ticket.
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