1977 – Footexes via Woodhead

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1977 was particularly noteable with Footexes via Woodhead for three cup-ties held at Hillsborough, two of these being evening matches.

16th March 1977 – Aston Villa v Everton – League Cup Final re-play

HeadcodeTrainLocomotive
1Z22Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40055
1Z23Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40019
1Z34Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40105
1Z35Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40093
1Z43Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40106
1Z44Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40042
1Z45Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge47345
1Z46Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40116
1Z47Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40031
1Z48Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge40028

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

23rd April 1977 – Leeds v Manchester United – F. A. Cup semi-final

HeadcodeTrainLocomotive
1ZxxManchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge40018
1Z45Manchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge / Wadsley Bridge – Manchester Piccadilly40020
1ZxxManchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge47475
1Z47Manchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge / Wadsley Bridge – Manchester Piccadilly40117
1Z41Manchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge / Wadsley Bridge – Manchester Piccadilly40051
1Z43Manchester Piccadilly – Wadsley Bridge / Wadsley Bridge – Manchester Piccadilly40025

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

29th November 1977 – Sheffield Wednesday v Everton – League Cup fourth round

HeadcodeTrainLocomotive
1Z43Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge47195
1Z44Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge47448
1Z45Liverpool Lime Street – Wadsley Bridge47453

The information quoted is for inward trains, information about return trains would be welcomed.

Please contact Peter Hall with any comments you might have.