1974 – Footexes via Woodhead

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No Footexes via Woodhead have been recorded during the 1970/71, 1971/72, 1972/73, 1973/74 & 1975/76 seasons. The drought only being broken by those listed below. Significantly two of the three were headed by pairs of Class 25’s.

7th December 1974 – Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester United – league match

HeadcodeTrainLocomotive
1Z43Manchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge / Wadsley Bridge – Manchester Piccadilly25292+25132
1Z44Manchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge / Wadsley Bridge – Manchester Piccadilly25051+25119
1Z45Manchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge / Wadsley Bridge – Manchester Piccadilly40012

The information quoted is for the inward trains. Information regarding return trains would be welcomed.

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