**First Railtour after overhaul** 60009 on ‘The North Wales Coast Express’ | 22nd July 2012.

BR green 'Gresley' A4 class 4-6-2 'Pacific' no. 60009 'Union of South Africa' and BR small logo class 47 no. 47270 working 'The North Wales Coast Express', a 12 coach train from Crewe-Manchester-Chester-Holyhead and return. Timings: 1Z93 0.0 Crewe d 09:35 Steam Sandbach 09:43 Wilmslow a 10:00 d 10:03 Cheadle Hulme 10:10 Stockport a 10:15 d 10:18 Manchester Piccadilly a 10:29 d 10:39 Earlestown 11:03 Warrington BQ a 11:13 d 11:35 Frodsham a 11:54 water d 12:19 Chester a 12:39 d 12:43 Rockcliffe Hall 13:00 Holywell Junc 13:11 Rhyl 13:23 Colwyn Bay 13:35 Llandudno Jc a 13:44 d 14:14 Penmaenmawr 14:23 Bangor a 14:36 d 14:40 Gaerwen 14:52 Valley 15:07 Holyhead a 15:18 1Z95 0.0 Holyhead d 18:00 Steam Valley 18:08 Gaerwen 18:25 Bangor a 18:42 d 18:46 Penmaenmawr 18:58 Llandudno Jc a 19:07 water d 19:47 Colwyn Bay 19:54 Rhyl 20:05 Holywell Junc 20:17 Rockliffe Hall 20:24 Chester a 20:39 d 20:47 Frodsham a 21:10 water d 21:30 Warrington BQ 21:42 d 21:52 Earlestown 21:51 Manchester Oxford Rd a 22:20 d 22:22 Manchester Piccadilly a 22:25 d 22:30 Stockport a 22:41 d 22:45 Cheadle Hulme 22:49 Wilmslow a 22:55 d 22:59 Sandbach 23:15 Crewe a 23:24 5Z92 0.0 Crewe HC d 08:24 Steam E+C Crewe HC GF a 08:29 d 08:34 Crewe a 08:39 d 08:47 Crewe DRS a 08:50 5396 0.0 Crewe a 23:30 Steam Crewe DRS a 23:32 5397 0.0 Crewe DRS a 23:48 Steam Crewe 22:50 Crewe HC GF a 23:55 d 00:05 Crewe HC a 00:10 Thanks for Watching...