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« Reply #105 on: August 14, 2019, 12:38:03 PM »
re above Pullman

depart London Victoria at approximately 12:28 pm. 35028 Clan Line

will steam through Clapham Junction (12:44), Richmond (12:53), Twickenham (12:57), Staines (13:18), Woking (14:04) and Guildford (14:13) before arriving into Shalford at 14:18.

After a 20 minute break in Shalford, service will depart at 14:38, it will then steam through Gomshall (14:47) before passing through Redhill (15:08) and returns to London Victoria non stop, steaming through East Croydon (15:26), Selhurst (15:28) and Clapham Junction (15:37).  London Victoria at 15:57.





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« Reply #107 on: August 15, 2019, 07:14:50 AM »
some good news if in london, herts, beds and cambridgeshire


60009 Union of South Africa will attend the Mid-Norfolk Railway at Dereham, for the heritage line's 'Ales by Rails' event

Southall - Hertford North - Stevenage - Cambridge - Ely - Dereham  Timings for Southall - Dereham.

timings here :


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U52339/2019/08/23/advanced

friday 23 rd august



she returns 29 augiust

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U52340/2019/08/29/advanced



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« Reply #108 on: August 15, 2019, 12:49:39 PM »
todays ' updated latest

The Dorset Coast Express

22nd August


6233 or 45305 or 60009

London Victoria (pu) - Staines (pu) - Woking (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Bournemouth (sd) - Weymouth

WCRC Class 47/57Weymouth (pu) - Southampton Central


6233 or 45305 or 60009  Southampton Central - Winchester - Basingstoke (sd) - Woking (sd) - Staines (sd) - London Waterloo


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55275/2019/08/22/advanced


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55278/2019/08/22/advanced




The Dalesman 27 august steam hauled hellifield to carlisle and back


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U10669/2019/08/27/advanced


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U10673/2019/08/27/advanced





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« Reply #109 on: August 15, 2019, 06:53:19 PM »
update this evening :


Steam Dreams Excursion

25th August 2019 by Steam Dreams

60103 TORNADO

London Paddington (pu) - Oxford (break/rev) & return


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U10795/2019/08/25/advanced


OXFORD TO NEWBURY

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U10798/2019/08/25/advanced

NEWBURY - OXFORD

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U10801/2019/08/25/advanced


OXFORD - PADDINGTON

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U10802/2019/08/25/advanced

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« Reply #110 on: August 16, 2019, 01:16:46 PM »
hi the weekends 's latest ....


7029 Clun Castle  will be hauling a rake of vintage carriages from Birmingham Snow Hill to Stratford-upon-Avon twice on Sunday 18th August 2019.

The first departure will depart Birmingham Snow Hill at 10:00, and will pass through Birmingham Moor Street (10:03), Tyseley (10:13) Whitlocks End (10:25), Henley-in-Arden (10:48) and Stratford-upon-Avon at 11:09.


he return journey will depart Stratford-upon-Avon at 12:41, and will pass through Dorridge (13:09), Tyseley (13:22), Birmingham Moor Street (13:36) and Birmingham Snow Hill (13:41).

The second departure will depart Birmingham Snow Hill at 14:01. It will pass through Birmingham Moor Street (14:04), Tyseley (13:14), Whitlocks End (14:26), Henley-in-Arden (14:48), and Stratford-upon-Avon at 15:08.

The last departure from Stratford-upon-Avon at 16:18, and it will pass through Dorridge (16:49), Tyseley (17:01), Birmingham Moor Street (17:08) and Birmingham Moor Street (17:13).


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55330/2019/08/18/advanced


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55331/2019/08/18/advanced

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55332/2019/08/18/advanced

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55333/2019/08/18/advanced





6233 Duchess of Sutherland  is on a Paddington to Minehead Charter leaving  London Paddington at 0800  bound for Minehead, where it will pass through Southall (08:14), Slough (08:32), Twyford (08:54), Reading (09:04), Newbury (10:13), Westbury (11:15), Frome (11:38), Castle Cary (12:06), Taunton (12:33), Bishops Lydeard (13:00) arriving at 14:50.


Between Bishops Lydeard and Minehead, a West Somerset Railway train will take passengers on the longest heritage railway in the UK.

After around 3 hours, the locomotive will depart Minehead for London passing through Bishops Lydeard (18:33), Taunton (18:49), Castle Cary (19:24), Westbury (19:51), Woodborough (20:16), Newbury (21:10), Reading (21:39), Twyford (21:49), Slough (22:03), West Ealing (22:30) and London  at 22:47.


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55343/2019/08/17/advanced



http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55344/2019/08/17/advanced




The Pennine Blackpool Express (Railway Touring Company) 21st september still waiting timings




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« Reply #111 on: August 16, 2019, 02:54:51 PM »
sunday confirmed


45596 Bahamas  is hauling The Waverley on Sunday departing York 0930

Leeds (10:13), Shipley (10:43), Keighley (10:56) and Skipton (11:14) before arriving at Hellifield Goods Loop at 11:30 departing at 11:50, steaming through Ribblehead (12:12) and Kirkby Stephen (12:36), and Appleby (12:47) it will go non stop to Carlisle, where it will arrive at 13:37.

After around 3 hours in Carlisle, Bahamas will depart Carlisle at 16:40 bound for York. It will pass through Lazonby & Kirkoswald (17:09) and will stop for water at Appleby (17:31).


will pass over the Ribblehead Viaduct at approx 18:34, continuing to Settle, the train comes off the Settle and Carlisle line at Settle Junction (18:49) where it heads for Hellifield at 18:29.

At Hellifield, Bahamas is refilled with water for the remaining journey and will take the same path back to York, calling at Skipton (19:47), Keighley (20:04), Shipley (20:18) and Leeds at 20:59.

The railtour will arrive back at its final destination of York at 21:51


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55319/2019/08/18/advanced


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55323/2019/08/18/advanced



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« Reply #112 on: August 18, 2019, 06:54:07 PM »
hi anybody in the oxfordshire /worcestershire area


saturday 24 august

The Cotswold Venturer (Railway Touring Company)


6233 Duchess of Sutherland is hauling :





London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Didcot Parkway (pu) - Swindon - Kemble - Cheltenham Spa - Worcester Shrub Hill

Worcester Shrub Hill - Evesham - Moreton-in-Marsh - Oxford - Didcot Parkway (sd) - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Paddington  Timings for Paddington-Worcester, Worcester-Paddington.


timings

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U10779/2019/08/24/advanced


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U10784/2019/08/24/advanced


next sunday Bahamas or Leander Hellifield 1130 ish heading to Carlisle

railwayherald has timings


26th

**** bank hol monday



The Cotswold - Eden (Pathfinder Tours)
GBRf Class 66/7

Didcot Parkway (pu) - Oxford

50007 and 50049 Oxford (pu) - Hanborough (pu) - Charlbury (pu) - Ascott-under-Wychwood (pu) - Kingham (pu) - Moreton-in-Marsh (pu) - Honeybourne (pu) - Evesham (pu) - Pershore (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Droitwich Spa (pu) - Settle (break) - Appleby (break) - Carlisle Upperby Curve - Shap - Preston - Crewe - Birmingham New Street

GBRf Class 66/7Birmingham NS - Droitwich Spa (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (sd) - Pershore (sd) - Evesham (sd) - Honeybourne (sd) - Moreton-in-Marsh (sd) - Kingham (sd) - Ascott-under-Wychwood (sd) - Charlbury (sd) - Hanborough (sd) - Oxford (sd) - Didcot Parkway  Timings for Eastleigh-Didcot (ECS), Eastleigh-Didcot (ECS), Didcot-Appleby, Didcot-Appleby, Kidderminster-Oxford (LE), Appleby-Didcot, Birmingham NS-Kidderminster (LE), Didcot-Eastleigh (ECS)

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55495/2019/08/26/advanced

http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U54525/2019/08/26/advanced


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« Reply #113 on: August 19, 2019, 05:12:37 PM »
a date for the diary ....



Saturday 9th November 2019


The Citadel Steam Special (Ian Riley Railtours)

The trip will be double headed with two engines being used from the pool of three. Possible engines hauling this trip are the 45407 'The Lancashire Fusilier,  LMS Black 5 4-6-0 no. 45212 , or  LMS Black 5 4-6-0 no. 44871.


Manchester Victoria (pu) - Bolton (pu) - Blackburn (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle

Carlisle - Shap - Preston (sd) - Bolton (sd) - Manchester
Victoria



timings will be released as and when

https://rileysuk.com/rail-tours






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« Reply #114 on: August 20, 2019, 09:47:45 AM »
hi the The Pennine Blackpool Express (Railway Touring Company) 21st september is due to leave preston 1028 ish heading for carlisle,

due to leave carlisle via settle carlisle, hellifield. word has it before the train reaches blackpool its due preston 1425, has it a guess


bamber bridge 1350 / 1400 ish



still waiting for finalised network rail timings



The Citadel Steam Special
Manchester to Carlisle - Saturday 09 November 2019

watch this space for timings


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« Reply #115 on: August 20, 2019, 09:58:05 AM »
The Cumbrian Coast Express
Saturday 28th September 2019

https://www.railwaytouring.net/uk-day-trips/the-cumbrian-coast-express-02


steam only carlisle - workington - barrow - carnforth



timings TBA


The Cumbrian Mountain Express
Saturday 12th October 2019
timings TBA
steam loco carnforth - carlisle , return via hellifield. steam loco
will remain on blackburn, preston to hand over to the AC electric to return the train to london


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« Reply #116 on: August 20, 2019, 10:06:49 AM »
The Yorkshireman
Saturday 19th October 2019

London Ealing Broadway at around 06:30 hauled by Union of South Africa or Duchess of Sutherland and travels around West London through Acton Wells and and Neasden South Junction. At Dudding Hill Junction we take the Brent curve and join the Midland Main Line (MML) near Cricklewood. We head north and stop at St. Albans, Luton, Bedford and Kettering

via corby,  harringworth.spot the weetabix and pork pie factories

Leicester, Loughborough and join the Erewash Valley Line at Trent Junction. After Chesterfield we take the ‘old road’ to Rotherham and continue through Conisbrough to Doncaster. Here we join the East Coast Main Line and can expect a fast run to York, where we arrive in the early afternoon.



0620 ealing
0725 st albans
0745 luton
0820 bedford
1350 york


1716 off york

london by 11pm


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« Reply #117 on: August 20, 2019, 10:15:49 AM »

The Cumbrian Mountain Express
Saturday 12th October 2019
timings TBA
steam loco carnforth - carlisle , return via hellifield. steam loco
will remain on blackburn, preston to hand over to the AC electric to return the train to london

Looks like another one maybe travelling west through Bamber Bridge. Will keep an eye on it.
Thanks

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« Reply #118 on: August 20, 2019, 10:19:51 AM »
please do mick


timings here :


https://www.railwaytouring.net/uk-day-trips/the-cumbrian-mountain-express-1


railwayherald.co.uk

and https://www.railwaytouring.net  have the latest mouthwatering trips
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« Reply #119 on: August 20, 2019, 12:04:55 PM »
60009 Union of South Africa will be back in steam having passed her test

and is on the mainline and will be passing through Basingstoke and Eastleigh on Thursday, 25th July 2019.


depart London Victoria at 08:45, and will then pass through Clapham Junction (09:02), Brentford (09:16), Feltham (09:26), Staines (09:31), Woking (10:03), Farnborough (10:19), Winchfield (10:28), Basingstoke (10:52), Winchester (11:16), Eastleigh (11:34), Southampton Central (11:52), Beaulieu Road (12:12), Bournemouth (12:50), Poole (13:09), Wareham (13:16), Moreton (13:23) and Weymouth at 13:45.



The return journey will see the 60009 depart Weymouth at 16:35, and will then pass through Moreton (16:57), Wareham (17:13), Poole (17:27), Bournemouth (17:46), Brockenhurst (18:06), Southampton Central (18:21), Romsey (18:45), Andover (19:26), Basingstoke (19:52), Brookwood (20:28), Woking (20:46), Staines (21:19), Richmond (21:39), Clapham Junction (21:52) and London Victoria at 22:08.




http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55275/2019/08/22/advanced


http://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U55278/2019/08/22/advanced




 

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