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Steam locomotive No. 60163 ‘Tornado’ will be in Leeds and Keighley this Tuesday as it heads from York to Edinburgh on a railtour.
The early morning railtour departs Linlithgow at 07:58 behind a diesel locomotive and will pass through Haymarket (08:13), Edinburgh (08:20), Prestonpans (08:43), Dunbar (08:58), Berwick-upon-Tweed (09:22), Alnmouth (09:46), Newcastle (10:21), Durham (10:36), Northallerton (11:04), Thirsk (11:12), and arriving into York at 11:45.
After a couple of hours in York, passengers are treated to Tornado on the return trip. Departing York at 14:55, 60163 Tornado will pass through Church Fenton (15:08), Leeds (15:29), Shipley (15:53), Keighley (16:09), Skipton (16:25), Hellifield (16:38), Ribblehead (17:44), Garsdale (17:57), Appleby (18:18), Langwathby (18:31), Carlisle (19:09), Lockerbie (20:16), Haymarket (22:01) and Edinburgh (22:09).
If you head out to see 60163 Tornado on its way from York to Edinburgh, then please follow all Government guidance regarding social distancing and pubic transport use.
If you have any symptoms of coronavirus, give this movement a miss and follow isolation guidance.
For timings on these movements, please click the links in red below:
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As always, please respect the dangers of the railway. Please do not trespass on the railway to see this iconic locomotive – stay to public access spots!
This article first appeared on www.railadvent.co.uk
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