Cumbrian Mountain Express Saturday 01st September 2012 – LNER A4 60009 Union of South Africa

On Saturday 01st September A4 60009 Union of South Africa took charge of the Cumbrian Mountain Express and is seen first thing at Horwich Parkway heading for Carlisle ,and then later on at Blackrod Junction on the return passing the soon to be closed Signal box that once controlled the Busy Blackrod Junction and Horwich Works ,this may well be the last steam railtour to pass this box before closure in January 2013