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Dalesman and Pendle Dalesman 2021

Discussion in 'What's Going On' started by iancawthorne, Dec 2, 2020.

  1. iancawthorne

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    Dalesman 2021 dates are now on the West Coast web site:
    https://westcoastrailways.co.uk/dalesman/settle-to-carlisle-line

    One change is the York originating ones look to be running on Thursdays.
    The Chester ones go south over Shap on Tuesdays.
     
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    All starting from Lancaster. That very much looks like the original Fellsman format being re-introduced. Considering how well they sold, it makes a lot of sense and may be the reason why the York originating Dalesman's have moved to Thursdays.
     
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    Times are now on RTT for 18th May. WCRC offering the former Fellsman route (Lancaster to Carlisle and return via the S&C). Plenty booked to run during the summer. Watering Hellifield and Langwathby out and Appleby/Hellifield return - ice cream afternoon only! Oswald will, for now, be watching from socially distanced locations. GPS has “had a successful trial launch” and ticket money is available, but caution for now.
     
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    I'm planning to do most of them including the Chester starts, fully vaxxed and regular LFTs.
     
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    Confirmed as running.
     
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    York Dalesman times also now up on RTT for 20 May.
     
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    And the Chester one, 1st June. I'm afraid the return from Carlisle calls at 3 loops on the way back to Carnforth. :(
     
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    Ooooooo! Time for the camera to wake up from hibernation. Might have a run up to Lancaster and the S & C on Tuesday :)
     
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    Anyone know what the loco is for tomorrow?
     
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    Anything steam will do..
     
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    Definitely not FS as that’s heading South tomorrow.
     
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    I don't think anything else has been out of Carnforth on a test has it?
     
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    I don't recall anything which is partly why I'm asking...
    One of 46115/45699/35018 I guess.
     
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    Maybe 35018 as a test for Saturdays RTC tour?
     
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    Does anything need a test?
     
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    Are we expecting a diesel on this one ??
     
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    Technically no but they've been stood still for quite sometime in some cases....
     
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    I think 35018 is booked for the CME on the 22nd, so maybe it could be out tomorrow?
     

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