The commemorative BR ticket read... A4 Preservation Society Tour - 'The Inaugural Run of Sir Nigel Gresley'.
No 4498 was photographed passing Wreay on the outward journey on 1 April 1967. The 12-coach special ran from Crewe to Carlisle via the WCML, returning via Hellifield and Blackburn.
Company: Lancaster and Carlisle Railway
Photographer: Bruce McCartney
Contact photographer: Bruce McCartney
Image number: 46240