18th - 21st April 2003

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
The Easter West Highlander

Locos Used at least 37426, 37427, 66102, 66126 66211 & 90034

Route:

18th April
1Z90 : Kings Cross to York
1Z91 : York to Dumbarton Central
19th April
1Z62 : Dumbarton Central to Oban
1Z63 : Oban to Dumbarton Central
20th April
1Z62 : Paisley Gilmour Street to Stranraer
1Z63 : Stranraer to Paisley Gilmour Street
21st April
1Z19 : Dumbarton Central to Carlisle
1Z68 : Carlisle to Kings Cross

 

Date Loco Route
18/04 90034 London Kings Cross - (via ECML) - York - (via ECML) - Tyne Yard (no.7 road?)
18/04 66126 Tyne Yard - Low Fell Jn - Norwood Jn - Hexham - Carlisle - Lockerbie - Carstairs - Motherwell - Newton - Rutherglen - Glasgow Central (low level) - Hyndland - Westerton - Dalmuir - Dumbarton Central
19/04 37426 + 37427 Dumbarton Central - Crainlarich - Oban
19/04 37426 + 37427 Oban - Crainlarich - Dumbarton Central
20/04 66211 (2) Paisley Gilmour Street - Lochwinnoch - Kilwinning - Troon - Ayr - Girvan - Stranraer
20/04 66102 (3) Stranraer - (reverse of outward route) - Paisley Gilmour Street
21/04 66211 Dumbarton Central - (reverse of outward route on 18/04) - Uddingston Jn - Mossend West Jn - Mossend South Jn - Braidhurst UGL - Motherwell - Carstairs - Lockerbie - Carlisle - (via S&C) - Skipton - Keighley - Shipley - Whitehall Jn - Engine Shed Jn - Methley Jn - Altofts Jn - Calder Bridge Jn - Crofton West Jn - Hare Park Jn - South Kirkby Jn - Adwick - Doncaster - Doncaster RMT
21/04 90034 Doncaster RMT - Loversall Carr Jn - (via ECML) - London Kings Cross

Notes :
(2) 66102 on rear.
(3) 66211 on rear.

Sources : various including Scott Spencer (loco gen) & Mark Herriott

Timings (Booked only)

18/04 (out) & 21/04 (back)

Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Kings Cross 08.18d 20.20a
Belle Isle 08/20 20/18
Finsbury Park 08/22 20/14
Alexandra Palace 08/25 20/12
Potters Bar 08/42 20/07
Welwyn Garden City 08/55 20/03
Woolmer Green 08/58 20/00
Langley Jn 09/04 -
Stevenage 09.06a ~ 09.08d 19.54a ~ 19.56d
Hitchin 09/12 19/50
Sandy 09/20 19/37
Huntingdon 09/29 19/20
Holme LC 09/35 -
Connington South Jn - 19/15
Peterborough 09.58a ~ 10.00d 19.06a ~ 19.08d
Tallington Jn 10/08 18/55
Stoke Tunnel 10/18 18/40
Grantham 10/23 18/36
Barkston South Jn 10/26 18/33
Newark North Gate 10/36 18/27
Retford 10/47 18/16
Loversall Carr Jn 10/57 18/08
Doncaster RMT - 17.43a ~ 18.03d
Doncaster 11/00 17/34

18/04

Location Booked
Shaftholme Jn 11/03
Temple Hirst Jn 11/10
Hambleton North Jn 11/16
Colton Jn 11/23
York 11.29a ~ 13.59d
Skelton Jn 14/01
Tollerton 14/13
Thirsk 14/27
Northallerton 14/38
Darlington 14/51
Ferryhill South Jn 14/59
Tursdale Jn 15/00
Durham 15/07
Birtley 15/16
Low Fell Jn 15/50
Norwood Jn 15/54
Gateshead Metro Centre 15/57
Blaydon 16/00
Hexham 16/17
Haydon Bridge 16/28
Haltwhistle 16/39
Brampton 16/54
Petteril Bridge Jn 17/08
London Road Jn 17/09
Carlisle 17.13a ~ 17.26d
Gretna Jn 17/36
Quintinshill 17/40
Lockerbie 17/51
Beattock 18/02
Beattock Summit 18/17
Abington 18/24
Carstairs South Jn 18/40
Carstairs 18/41
Lanark Jn 18/43
Law Jn 18/50
Shieldmuir 18/53
Motherwell 18/55
Uddingston Jn 18/58
Newton 19/02
Rutherglen East Jn 19/07
Rutherglen 19/08
Glasgow Central LL 19/20
Finnieston East Jn 19/26
Hyndland 19/29
Hyndland East Jn 19/32
Anniesland 19/34
Westerton 19/37
Dalmuir 19/43
Dumbarton Central 19.51a

19/04

Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Dumbarton Central 06.44d 21.53a
Dalreoch 06/46 21/51
Craigendoran Jn 06/54 21.24a ~ 21.42d
Helensborough Upper 06.59a ~ 07.02d 21.17a ~ 21.19d
Garelochhead 07.13a ~ 07.15d 21.03a ~ 21.05d
Glen Douglas 07/27 20/52
Arrochar 07.36a ~ 07.38d 20.40a ~ 20.42d
Ardlui 07.51a ~ 07.53d 20.23a ~ 20.25d
Crianlarich 08.13a ~ 08.16d 19.48a ~ 20.05d
Tyndrum Lower 08.24a ~ 08.26d 19.37a ~ 19.39d
Dalmally 08.44a ~ 09.00d 19.14a ~ 19.16d
Taynuilt 09.19a ~ 09.21d 18.53a ~ 18.55d
Connel Ferry 09.34a ~ 09.36d 18.40a ~ 18.42d
Oban 09.50a 18.23d

20/04

Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Paisley Gilmour Street 09.04d 21.09a
Elderslie US - 20.53a ~ 21.05d
Elderslie 09/08 -
Johnstone 09/09 20/51
Lochwinnoch 09/15 20/41
Glengarnock 09/18 20/36
Dalry 09/21 20/32
Kilwinning 09/24 20/28
Irvine 09/26 20/19
Barassie Jn 09/29 20/16
Troon 09/31 20/14
Prestwick 09/34 20/11
Ayr 09.41a ~ 13.11d 20.04a ~ 20.06d
Dalrymple Jn 13/17 20/00
Maybole 13.26a ~ 13.30d 19/51
Kilkerran 13/35 19/44
Girvan 13.45a ~ 13.47d 19.30a ~ 19.32d
Barrhill 14.16a ~ 14.18d 19.05a ~ 19.07d
Glenwhilly 14.33a ~ 15.04d 18.49a ~ 18.51d
Dunragit 15.18a ~ 15.20d 18.25a ~ 18.30d
Stranraer 15.32a 18.15d

21/04

Location Booked
Dumbarton Central 08.47d
Dalmuir 08/55
Westerton 09/03
Anniesland 09/06
Hyndland East Jn 09/08
Hyndland 09/09
Finnieston West Jn 09/12
Glasgow Central LL 09/21
Rutherglen 09/31
Rutherglen East Jn 09/32
Newton 09/36
Uddingston Jn 09/39
Mossend West Jn 09/48
Mossend South Jn 09/49
Braidhurst UGL 09.54a ~ 10.09d
Motherwell 10/13
Shieldmuir 10/17
Law Jn 10/21
Lanark Jn 10/30
Carstairs 10/35
Carstairs South Jn 10/36
Abington 10/49
Beattock Summit 10/56
Beattock 11/04
Lockerbie 11/16
Quintinshill 11/30
Gretna Jn 11/34
Carlisle 11.43a ~ 13.53d
London Road Jn 13/55
Petteril Bridge Jn 13/56
Lowhouse SB 14/07
Culgaith 14/24
Appleby 14/35
Kirkby Stephen 14/48
Garsdale 15.04a ~ 15.12d
Blea Moor 15/26
Ribblehead 15/29
Settle Jn 15/44
Hellifield 15/48
Skipton 16/10
Keighley 16/22
Shipley 16/31
Apperley Jn 16/36
Armley Jn 16/42
Whitehall Jn 16/43
Engine Shed Jn 16/45
Methley Jn 16/57
Altofts Jn 17/03
Turners Lane Jn 17/07
Calder Bridge Jn 17/09
Crofton West Jn 17/11
Hare Park Jn 17/15
South Kirkby Jn 17/21
Adwick Jn 17/26
Adwick 17/27

Timings continue in first table.

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