A4 60009 ‘Union of South Africa’ arrives at Ely from York. 13th Dec. 2012

On a cold December evening, 60009 'Union of South Africa' drifts in to Ely station with The York Yuletide Express train from York, via March, at about 21:15. Later it will uncouple, with its support coach, and return to Southall. Meanwhile the class 47( 47804), on the rear of the train, will partially retrace its steps and take the Norwich line at Ely north junction.13/12/12.