70012 "John of Gaunt", Cleethorpes, 2nd October 1965
Crewe South allocated BR Standard "Britannia" 4-6-2 No. 70012 "John of Gaunt" at Cleethorpes station (platform 4, previously platform 2, now disused) with an RCTS tour, the "North Lincolnshire Railtour". Starting from Nottingham Midland the train (six coaches) spent an hour at Cleethorpes (14:18 to 15:18) before travelling to New Holland Pier, Barton-on-Humber and returning to Nottingham via Lincoln Central and Mansfield Town. Saturday 2nd October 1965. Photographer unknown. Collect Slide No. 28685.