60009 Union of South Africa Cumbrian Mountain Express Wigan 18/8/2012

Ex-LNER A4 Pacific No. 60009 Union of South Africa is seen in this video hauling The Cumbrian Mountain Express (1Z27) Northbound leg into and out of Wigan North Western accompanied by Ex-EWS Class 47 No. 47798 Prince William at the rear of the train on the 18/8/2012. On departure, the steam locomotive gives a large wheel spin shortly after a long whistle. Also the engine was hauling West Coast Railway Company carriage stock up the West Coast Mainline up to Carlisle.