Oddest/Funniest name for a Railtour

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Whistler40145

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I have always thought where the heck some names for Railtours come from.

If anyone wishes to come up with some, I shall look forward to your replies.
 
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I have always thought where the heck some names for Railtours come from.

If anyone wishes to come up with some, I shall look forward to your replies.

How about these from the archives of the ITG?

Beet Route, Herman Munster or Suir (pron. sure) Thing.
 

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Alloa 'Alloer and the Pye Bridge Pieman were both good names and good tours!
 

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There have been loads of railtours with cryptic names

For example, 'The Lost Sheep' was a Hertfordshire tour run in 2003, which covered many lines along the south coast, including Bopeep Junction near Hastings.

Just after Milton Keynes Central opened in the 1980s a railtour which visited there was called 'The Concrete Cow'.

And how about the 'Coalville Cobbler' railtours which ran to the annual Coalville open days using Mk1 stock from Northampton commuter services, hence 'cobbler'.

Another favourite of mine was 'The Long Thin Drag', a Hastings DEMU farewell railtour which travelled over the Settle & Carlisle line.
 
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All from Ireland (unsure who ran them):

Gorey Detail (Gorey station in North Co. Wexford on the Rosslare Europort-Dublin line).

Clockwork Orange (may possibly have been hauled by one or a pair of 121 class locos)

Cavan Coup (NIR railbus tour on the now disconnected Kingscourt, Co. Cavan line - 1990 I think).
 
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