1981 Summer Sunday Harwich Boat Train

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The second Summer of the Sunday Harwich Boat Train saw it headed by a Stratford based Class 47 on almost all of the Sundays that it ran. The exceptions being Bristol Bath Road allocatted 47247 on June 28th and Plymouth Laira allocatted 47144 on September 6th. The locomotive on a couple of Sundays is not known, please contact Peter Hall if you can help fill the gaps in the records.

The coaching stock formation was as the previous year, TSO, TSO, TSO, BSO, FK, 2TSO, TSO (7).

Sunday / Train1E68 08:30 Harwich PQ – Sheffield1E87 16:29 Sheffield – Harwich PQ
May 24th4701047010
May 31st4711647116
June 7th4711847118
June 14th4716247162
June 21st4711647116
June 28th4724747247
July 5th4701147011
July 12th
July 19th4700647006
July 26th4713047130
August 2nd4701647016
August 9th
August 16th4757347573
August 23rd4701947019
August 30th4701647016
September 6th4714447144
September 13th4711547115
September 20th4711547115

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