1st February 1975

B.R.
(Holiday Preview SPecial)

Locos Used 47093 & 47104
Stock Used

Mk1 opens, including a Gresley Buffet Car

Route :
1Z20 : York to Bournemouth
?1Z20? : Bournemouth to York

Loco Route
47104

York Castleford Normanton Cudworth Rotherham Masborough Old Road Chesterfield Clay Cross SOuth Jn - Derby Saltley Bordesley Jn Small Heath South Jn Banbury Didcot North Jn Didcot East Jn Reading West Basingstoke Southampton Bournemouth

47104 Bournemouth - (reverse of outward route) - Oxford (1)
47093 Oxford - (reverse of outward route) - Burton-on-Trent - Stenson Jn Sheet Stores Jn Toton Clay Cross Jn - (reverse of outward route) - York

Notes :
(1) 47104 replaced due to defective train heating boiler.


47104 on arrival at Bournemouth (photo: Mark Harrington)

Source : Mark Harrington (York - Bournemouth & Southampton - York)

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