Update: Today, steam locomotive 46115 Scots Guardsman is hauling the train
35018 British India Line will be heading to Carlisle this Tuesday (18th August 2020) as it heads a section of The Dalesman.
The locomotive will be heading from Hellifield to Carlisle and return.
The tour will depart York at 08:32 behind a diesel locomotive, before heading via Church Fenton (08:42), Normanton (09:24), Wakefield Kirkgate (09:31), Wakefield Westgate (09:39), Leeds (09:55), Keighley (10:41), Skipton (10:57) and Hellifield Goods Loop at 11:59.
Here, the steam locomotive is added to the train, departing at 12:45, the locomotive will head via Ribblehead (13:09), Kirkby Stephen (13:39), Appleby (13:50) and Carlisle at 14:29.
The return trip will see the locomotive depart Carlisle at 16:43 before heading via Appleby (17:31) and Settle Jn (18:42), heading into Hellifield at 18:48, where the steam locomotive leaves the train.
The diesel locomotive will take over the train, aheading via Skipton (19:54), Shipley (20:21), Leeds (20:47), Wakefield Westgate (21:10), Wakefield Kirkgate (21:15), Normanton (21:24), and finally York at 22:01.
For timings on these movements, please click the links below:
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As always, please respect the dangers of the railway. Please do not trespass on the railway to see this iconic locomotive – stay to public access spots!
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