18th August 2001
Past Time Rail
The Elgar Explorer
Tour postponed from 28th June due to engineering works.
|Loco Used||steam: 5029 'Nunney Castle'|
|Stock Used||set BN96|
1Z92 : London Paddington to Worcester Shrub Hill
1Z93 : Worcester Shrub Hill to London Paddington
London Paddington - Slough - Maidenhead - Reading - Didcot East Jn - Didcot North Jn - Oxford - Wolvercot Jn - Moreton-in-Marsh - Norton Jn - Worcester Shrub Hill
Worcester Shrub Hill - (reverse of above route) - London Paddington
(1) Pre-tour advertising originally gave the outward route as: Reading - Didcot Parkway - Swindon - Stroud - Standish Jn - Cheltenham Spa - Abbotswood Jn - Norton Jn - Worcester Shrub Hill, the return leg being via Moreton-in-Marsh and Oxford.
Source : Dave Seaton
Timings (Advertised Only)
|Location||Advertised (out)||Advertised (rtn)|
|Worcester Shrub Hill||13.15a||18.25d|
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