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Special Day Rail Excursion to


Steam-hauled northbound by A1 Class 60163 Tornado
over the Settle & Carlisle Railway

Tuesday 20th July 2021

This special train is diesel-hauled from Linlithgow and after calling at Edinburgh heads south along the East Coast Main Line through Berwick-upon-Tweed, Newcastle and Durham to York.

After a short break in York, A1 Class No. 60163 Tornado will take over for the return journey via Leeds and along Airedale through Skipton and over the spectacular Settle & Carlisle Railway to Carlisle, then along the West Coast Main Line over Beattock Summit.

60163 was built in Darlington and completed in 2008, the first main-line steam locomotive built in Great Britain since 1961. The locomotive was financed by the volunteer fundraising of the A1 Steam Locomotive Trust and was named by HRH The Prince of Wales at York station in 2009.

 Linlithgow   08.00 22.30     
 Haymarket   08.20 21.50     
 Edinburgh Waverley   08.30 22.00     
 York   13.00 16.30     
These timings are approximate and should be used only as a guide.

Return Fares (including seat reservations) :
First Class£169N/A

Our buffet cars will be open throughout the journey for the sale of tea, coffee, sandwiches, snacks, confectionery, soft drinks, beers and spirits.
In addition a premier dining service offered by Tornado Railtours (served at your table) is available in First Class on this tour and should be booked in advance :
Premier Dining - breakfast & dinner   £66.00
Please note that special diets can be catered for only by prior arrangement.
Click to book on-line On-line booking is available for this train
Phone enquiries Telephone enquiries and bookings may be made by phoning SRPS Railtours on
0131 202 1033
Bookings are subject to SRPS Railtours terms and conditions

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