7th June 1975
Locomotive Club of Great
The Forth & Tay Rail Tour
|Locos Used||45042, 55013 'The Black Watch', 85023 & steam: 60009 'Union of South Africa'|
Route : 1Z14 (throughout?)
|85023||Crewe - (via WCML) - Carstairs|
|45042||Carstairs - Midcalder Jn - Slateford Jn - Edinburgh Waverley|
|60009||Edinburgh Waverley - Dalmeny - Inverkeithing - Kirkcaldy - Leuchars - Dundee|
|60009||Dundee - Perth - Gleneagles - Stirling - Haymarket (by depot) (1)|
|55013||Haymarket (by depot) - Edinburgh Waverley|
|45042||Edinburgh Waverley - Slateford Jn - Midcalder Jn - Carstairs|
|85023||Carstairs - (via WCML) - Crewe|
(1) 60009 was replaced adjacent to HA depot due to being short of water.
60009 passing Princes Street Gardens, heading for Dundee.
(photo: Photo by G N Turnbull İTOPticl Digital Memories - see
www.TOPticl.com for further details and a chance to buy a full size copy)
Sources : various including Chris Cole (on the train throughout),
John Jones (on the train), Geoff Corner & Paul Stephens
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