30th July 2019 (The Dalesman)

Date Tuesday, 30th July 2019

Ran as 35018

Direction North and south

Load 10

Diesel None

Tour name The Dalesman

Headboard The Dalesman

Tour promoter West Coast Railways

Operating company West Coast Railways


  • York
  • Hellifield (35018 on)
  • Carlisle
  • Appleby
  • Carlisle (35018 off)
  • York


A landslide at Shale Cutting in Dentdale caused the line to be closed from late afternoon, resulting in the return being stopped at Appleby. 35018 ran light engine to Kirkby Stephen to crossover and return to Appleby to take the charter tender first back to Carlisle where diesels would take over.