Although the Manx Electric Railway has already operated for private hires in 2014, the first day of ‘official’ M.E.R. operation in 2014 was the 2nd of April.
In a deviation to previous years due to the late start, Timetable B was in use with seven departures from both Derby Castle and Ramsey. Four different Cars were used on this first day, with the following in operation.
Car No.21 – 09:40 Derby Castle-Ramsey, 11:10 Ramsey-Derby Castle, 12:40 Derby Castle-Ramsey, 14:40 Ramsey-Derby Castle, 16:10 Derby Castle-Ramsey
Car No.22 -10:10 Ramsey-Derby Castle, 11:40 Derby Castle-Ramsey, 13:40 Ramsey-Derby Castle, 15:10 Derby Castle-Ramsey, 16:40 Ramsey-Derby Castle
Car No.2 – 10:40 Derby Castle-Ramsey, 12:10 Ramsey – Derby Castle
Car No.33 – 14:10 Derby Castle-Ramsey, 15:40 Ramsey – Derby Castle
The M.E.R. will now run on selected days in the next week until commencing a daily service on Friday 11th April. For more details, please check out the 2014 Calendar Page.