26th May 2004

Steam Dreams
Sunny South Special

Locos Used 47709 & steam: 73096

Route:
1Z91 :
Kensington Olympia to Weymouth
1Z92 :
Weymouth to Clapham Junction

Loco(s) Route
73096 Kensington Olympia - Clapham Junction - Balham - Tooting - Wimbledon - Surbiton - Woking - Basingstoke - Wallers Ash down loop (1) - Winchester City - Eastleigh - Southampton Central - Brockenhurst - Bournemouth Central - Poole - Wareham - Dorchester South - Weymouth
73096 (2) Weymouth - Dorchester South
73096 Dorchester South - (reverse of outward route) (3) - Wimbledon - Earlsfield - Clapham Junction

Notes:
(1) booked to run down fast line but ran via loop as we were late to allow following train to pass.
(2) 47709 on rear & used for banking to Bincombe Tunnel.
(3) between Winchester & Basingstoke ran via main line (not Wallers Ash loop).

Also reported as 1Z96 & 1Z97.

Source : John Clifford (on the train throughout)

Timings (Booked & Actual)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Kensington Olympia 08.23d 08.58  
Latchmere Jn 08/29 09/05  
Clapham Junction 08.32a ~ 08.36d 09.08 ~ 09.10   22.12a 22.02
Balham 08/41 09/15  
Streatham North Jn 08/44 09/18  
Streatham South Jn 08/46 09/19  
Wimbledon 08.58a ~ 09.00d 09.28 ~ 09.30   22.04a ~ 22.06d 21.51 ~ 21.52
Wimbledon West Jn 09/04 09/32   - -
Raynes Park 09/07 09/34   - -
New Malden 09/10 09/35   22/01 21/47
Surbiton 09/12 09/39   21/59 21/43
Hampton Court Jn 09/16 09/42   21/57 21/41
Weybridge - -   21/50 21/33
Byfleet - -   21/41 21/32
Woking 09.29a ~ 09.31d 09.56 ~ 09.59   21.34a ~ 21.36d 21.23 ~ 21.26
Woking Jn 09/32 10/01   21/32 21/21
Farnborough 09/41 10/11   21/21 21/11
Winchfield - -   21.02a ~ 21.12d 21.00 ~ 21.03
Basingstoke 09/54 10/24   20/50 20/52
Worting Jn 09/57 10/26   20/48 20/49
Winchester 10/14 10/47   20/31 20/32
Shawford Jn 10/17 10/50   - -
Shawford - -   20/27 20/29
Eastleigh 10.22a ~ 10.24d 10.57 ~ 10.58   20.00a ~ 20.21d 20.02 ~ 20.21
St Denys 10/29 11/04   19/54 19/56
Northam Jn 10.31a ~ 11.01d 11.08 ~ 11.23   19/52 19/54
Southampton Central 11/04 11/32   19/49 19/52
Redbridge 11/09 11/37   19/44 19/48
Brockenhurst 11.25a ~ 11.26d 11.49 ~ 11.50   19.30a ~ 19.31d 19.34 ~ 19.35
Bournemouth 11.46a ~ 11.50d 12.11 ~ 12.14   19.04a ~ 19.09d 19.13 ~ 19.15
Branksome 11/55 12/19   18/59 19/08
Poole 12.01a ~ 12.02d 12.25 ~ 12.26   18.49a ~ 18.51d 19.00 ~ 19.01
Wareham 12.13a ~ 12.15d 12.37 ~ 12.38   18.37a ~ 18.39d 18.47 ~ 18.48
Wool 12/22 12/45   18/30 18/41
Moreton 12/28 12/50   18/25 18/37
Dorchester South 12.36a ~ 12.38d 12.57 ~ 13.00   18.10a ~ 18.17d 18.24 ~ 18.30
Dorchester Jn 12/39 13/01   18/09 18/23
Weymouth 12.52a 13.11   17.55d 18.10


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