Skegness Deltics

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As far as we aware Deltics visited Skegness on five occasions. Three times in 1979 and twice in 1981, all on Summer Saturdays. These visits are listed below.

DateDelticHeadcodeTrainNotes
1979
4 August550061D0709:12 Kings Cross – Skegness
1A3813:35 Skegness – Kings Cross
25 August550111D07 09:12 Kings Cross – Skegness
1A3813:35 Skegness – Kings Cross
15 September550131D0709:12 Kings Cross – Skegness
1A3813:35 Skegness – Kings Cross
1981
22 August550041A3809:54 Skegness – Kings Cross
12 September550022D6108:57 Boston – Skegness(A)
1A3809:54 Skegness – Kings Cross

(A) – In 1981 the 09:54 departure from Skegness to Kings Cross was formed off an ecs from Peterborough. However on some days this ran as an unadvertised passenger train from Boston.

Please contact Peter Hall with any additional information