5th September 1992 (The Gold & Silver Jubilee Railtour)

Date Saturday, 5th September 1992

Ran as 4472

Direction North

Load 12

Diesel None

Tour promoter Ian Allan Publishing

Operating company British Railways


  • London Euston
  • Lostock Hall Junction (4472 on)
  • Blackburn
  • Hellifield
  • Carlisle (4472 off)
  • London Euston


To celebrate 50 years of Ian Allan Publishing and 25 years of the A4 locomotive society. 4472 was a last minute replacement from 4498, which had just returned to service following a three year overhaul, but had derailed at Carnforth.