12th July 2003

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
The Dukeries

Locos Used 56117 & 66109
Stock Used 3114+3127+1696+3124+1832+4986+5027+5037+5007+4925

Route:
1Z66 : Kings Cross to Barrow Hill
1Z67 : Barrow Hill to
Kings Cross

Loco(s) Route
66109 London Kings Cross - (via ECML) - Grantham - Nottingham - Attenborough Jn - Meadow Lane Jn - Toton Jn - Totn Centre
56117 (1) Toton Centre - Toton Jn - Trent East Jn - Sheet Stores Jn - Spondon - Derby - Ambergate - Clay Cross South Jn - Chesterfield - Barrow Hill Headshunt
66109 (2) Barrow Hill Headshunt - Roundhouse Halt Platform
56117 (1) Roundhouse Halt Platform - Barrow Hill Headshunt
66109 (2) Barrow Hill Headshunt - Barrow Hill GF
56117 (1) Barrow Hill GF - Barrow Hill North Jn - Beighton Jn - Woodhouse Jn - Woodburn Jn - Nunnery Main Line Jn - Sheffield
66109 (2) Sheffield - Nunnery Main Line Jn - Woodburn Jn - Woodhouse Jn - Kiveton Bridge - Shireoaks - Woodend Jn - Shirebrook East Jn - Warsop Jn - Clipston East Jn - High Marnham
56117 (1) High Marnham - Clipston East Jn - Warsop Jn - Shirebrook Jn
66109 (2) Shirebrook Jn - Shirebrook West Jn - Woodend Jn - Shireoaks East Jn - Worksop - Thrumpton Jn - Retford [ECML]
66109 Retford - (via ECML) - London Kings Cross

Notes :
(1) 66109 on rear.
(2) 56117 on rear.

Sources : various including Mark Herriott, Kevin Stroud & Simon Robinson

Photo Review


66109 & 56117, both seen at Marnham (photos: David Burton)


Timings (Booked & Actual)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Kings Cross 08.23d 08.24   22.34a 22.35
Belle Isle 08/26 08/25   22/32 22/33
Finsbury Park 08/29 08/29   22/28 22/30
Alexandra Palace 08/33 08/33   22/26 22/27
Potters Bar 08.42a ~ 08.46d 08.43 ~ 08.46   22.16a ~ 22.19d 22.16 ~ 22.20
Welwyn Garden City 08/54 08/54   22/07 22/08
Woolmer Green 08/57 08/58   22/02 22/05
Stevenage 09.02a ~ 09.04d 09.02 ~ 09.05   21.55a ~ 21.57d 21.57 ~ 22.01
Hitchin 09/09 09/09   21/49 21/53
Sandy 09/20 09/19   21/39 21/42
Huntingdon 09/32 09/32   21/26 21/29
Connington South Jn   21/19 ??/??
Holme LC 09/41 09/46  
Peterborough 09.50a ~ 09.57d 09.55 ~ 09.58   21.09a ~ 21.11d 21.09 ~ 21.13
Tallington Jn 10/05 10/07   21/01 21/01
Stoke Tunnel 10/17 10/19   20/49 20/48
Grantham 10/22 10/28   20/44 20/44

 

Location Booked Actual
Nottingham Branch Jn 10/24 ??/??
Allington Jn 10/28 10/37
Bottesford West Jn 10/35 ??/??
Bingham 10/42 ??/??
Netherfield Jn 10/57 11/03
Nottingham 11/05 11/08
Mansfield Jn 11/07 11/11
Attenborough Jn 11/14 ??/??
Meadow Lane Jn 11/16 11/21
Toton Jn 12/01 11/23
Toton Centre 11L24 ~ 11L59 11.25 ~ 11.46
Toton Jn 12/01 ??/??
Trent East Jn 12/04 11/58
Sheet Stores Jn 12/06 12/04
Spondon 12/11 12/12
Derby 12.17a ~ 12.56d 12.27 ~ 12.27
Ambergate Jn 13/07 12/39
Clay Cross South Jn 13/19 12/47
Chesterfield 13/22 12/54
Tapton Jn 13/23 ??/??
Barrow Hill Reception 13/27 ??/??
Barrow Hill 13.35a ~ 16.00d 13.18 ~ 16.00
Barrow Hill North Jn 16.05 ~ 16.10 ??.?? ~ ??.??
Beighton Jn 16/17 16/21
Woodhouse Jn 16/23 ??/??
Woodburn Jn 16/28 ??/??
Nunnery Main Line Jn 16/35 ??/??
Sheffield 16.37a ~ 17.00d 16.41 ~ 17.04
Nunnery Main Line Jn 17/03 ??/??
Woodburn Jn 17/06 ??/??
Woodhouse Jn 17/11 ??/??
Kiveton Park 17/17 17/25
Brancliffe East Jn 17/19 ??/??
Shireoaks 17/21 17/29
Woodend Jn 17/27 17/32
Shirebrook East Jn 17/37 17/47
Warsop Jn 17/40 ??/??
Welbeck Colliery Jn 17/44 ??/??
Clipston West Jn 17/47 ??/??
Clipston East Jn 17/48 ??/??
Thoresby Colliery Jn 17/50 ??/??
Ollerton Colliery Jn 17/56 ??/??
Boughton Jn 18/00 ??/??
High Marnham 18.12 ~ 18.27 ??/??
Boughton Jn 18/40 ??/??
Ollerton Colliery Jn 18/43 ??/??
Thoresby Coliery Jn 18/48 ??/??
Clipston West Jn 18/58 ??/??
Warsop Jn 19/06 ??/??
Shirebrook Jn 19.10 ~ 19.15 19.16 ~ 19.25
Shirebrook East Jn 19/20 ??/??
Woodend Jn 19/29 ??/??
Shireoaks East Jn 19/31 19/37
Worksop 19/34 19/40
Thrumpton West Jn 19/41 ??/??
Retford (ECML) 19L44a ~ 20L00d 19.51 ~ 20.05
Newark Northgate 20.19a ~ 20.28d 20.24 ~ 20.27
Barkston South Jn 20/38 20/37

Timings continue in first table.

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