RAIL TOUR - 'FENSMAN No.2' (1) - On September 9th, 1956, RCTS ran the highly complicated 'Fensman No.2' Tour. This ticket is for Portion 1 of the Tour and ran as follows:-
Crab No.42784 with 4 coaches - Nottingham Midland - Beeston - Trent - Loughborough - Syston North Jn - Syston East Jn - Melton Mowbray - Stamford - Peterborough North, where it combined with the 6 coaches of Portion 2, having arrived from Kings Cross behind K3 No.61942. The Tour then continued as follows:-
B1 No.61391 with 10 coaches from Peterborough North - Whittlesea.
J17 No.65562 with open wagons from Whittlesea - Three Horse Shoes - Benwick - Three Horse Shoes - Whittlesea.
B1 No.61391 with 10 coaches from Whittlesea - March West Jn - Whitemoor Jn - Wisbech East.
Drewry 0-6-0DM 11102 with open wagons from Wisbech East - Upwell - Wisbech East.
B1 No.61391 with 10 coaches from Wisbech East - Sleaford South Jn - Sleaford North Jn.
K2 No.61743 with 10 coaches from Sleaford North Jn - Sleaford - Bourne - Twenty - Cuckoo Jn - Spalding.
The train then split again 61942 returning to Kings Cross with its 6 coaches and 42784 to Nottingham Midland with its 4.