British India Line steam locomotive 35018 will visit Bangor and Holyhead this Sunday

British India Line 35018, based in Carnforth, will carry the North Wales Coast Express this Sunday July 17, 2022 and will pass through Liverpool and Bangor.

The train tour will depart from Warrington Bank Quay with a diesel locomotive at 10.04am and pass through Broad Grean (10.28am) and Edge Hill (10.43am) before arriving at Liverpool Lime Street at 10.47am.

35018 British India Line picks up here and departs at 11.06am. From here the train will pass via Liverpool South Parkway (11.22am), Runcorn (11.35am), Frodsham (11.47am), Chester (12.27pm), Flint (12.57pm), Rhyl (1.15pm), Llandudno Junction (1.44pm), Bangor (2.42pm), Llanfair PG (2.54pm) and Holyhead at 3.24pm.

After Holyhead time, 35018 British India Line will depart at 6.05pm passing through Bangor (6.43pm), Llandudno Junction (7.10pm), Abergele and Pensarn (7.47pm), Prestatyn (7.57pm), Shotton (8.18pm), Chester (8.31pm), Frodsham (9:13 p.m.), Warrington Bank Quay (9:50 p.m.), Broad Green (10:17 p.m.) and Liverpool Lime Street at 10:34 p.m.

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As always, please respect the dangers of the railway. Please do not trespass on the train tracks to view this iconic locomotive – stick to public access points.

Jose P. Rogers