1976-1977 Season – Wadsley Bridge Footexes

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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

Routed via Woodhead.

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

Return trains for Aston Villa supporters were:-

HeadcodeTrainLocomotive
1Z69xx:xx Sheffield (Midland) – Birmingham New Street45047
1Z71xx:xx Sheffield (Midland) – Birmingham New Street45054
1Z72xx:xx Sheffield (Midland) – Birmingham New Street47120
1Z73xx:xx Sheffield (Midland) – Birmingham New Street47098
1Z74xx:xx Sheffield (Midland) – Birmingham New Street47049
1Z94xx:xx Sheffield (Midland) – Birmingham New Street47540
1Z95xx:xx Sheffield (Midland) – Birmingham New Street47538

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

Routed via Woodhead.

In addition a train ran from St.Pancras presumably conveying Manchester United fans from the London area.

HeadcodeTrainLocomotive
1ZxxSt.Pancras – Wadsley Bridge / Wadsley Bridge -St.Pancras460xx

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

No information has been unearthed regarding trains for Leeds supporters.

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