30th April 2005

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
The Thames Trader

Locos Used 59206 & 67005
Stock Used 2834+3120+3121+1698+3149+3146+1679+3123+5027+5037+4925+5023

Route:
1Z59 : London Euston to Oxford
1Z29 : Oxford to London Victoria

Loco(s) Route
59206 (1) 08:38 London Euston [P3] - Camden South Jn - Camden Jn - Willesden West London Jn - Willesden SWS - Acton Wells Jn - Acton Main Line - Southall - West Drayton - Colnbrook Elf Oil Sidings [16m 5ch point]
67005 (2) Colnbrook Elf Oil Sidings - West Drayton - Southall - Acton Main Line - Acton Wells Jn - Willesden SWS [through siding]
59206 (1) Willesden SWS [through siding] - Acton Wells Jn - South Acton - Kew East Jn - Brentford - Hounslow - Feltham - Virginia Water - Ascot - Wokingham - Reading - Didcot Parkway - Didcot North Jn - Kennington Jn [down goods loop]
67005 (2) Kennington Jn [down goods loop] - Morris Cowley GF [16m 6ch point]
59206 (1) Morris Cowley GF - Kennington Jn - Hinksey North - Oxford [P1]
67005 (2) 15:23 Oxford [P1] - Kennington Jn - Didcot North Jn - (via Didcot Parkway avoiding curve) - Didcot East Jn - Reading - Wokingham - Ascot [up main] - Virginia Water - Feltham - Twickenham [up main] - Richmond - Barnes [up Windsor fast line] - Clapham Junction - Longhedge Jn - Factory Jn - Voltaire Road Jn - Denmark Hill - Crofton Road Jn - Lewisham - Hither Green - Sidcup - Crayford Creek Jn - Plumstead - Woolwich Arsenal - Charlton - Angerstein Wharf [Tarmac sidings] [0m 53ch point]
59206 (1) Angerstein Wharf [Tarmac sidings] - Charlton - Plumstead - Slade Green - Barnehurst - Blackheath - Lewisham - Crofton Road Jn - Cambria Jn - Brixton - Voltaire Road Jn - (via Up Stewarts Lane) - London Victoria [P2]

Notes :
(1) 67005 on rear.
(2) 59206 on rear.


59206 pulls into Didcot Parkway (photo: Nick Wason)


67005 passing Didcot (photo: Nick Wason)

Sources : various including Nick Wason, LASERman, Rob Fraser & Richard Rooker

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Janet Cottrell, Rob Fraser & John Clifford)

Location Booked Actual
Euston 08.38d 08.39
Camden South Jn 08/43 08/43
Camden Jn 08/44 08/44
Willesden SW Sidings 08/49 08/50
Acton Wells Jn 08/54 08/54
Acton Main Line 09/12 09.15a ~ 09.15d
Acton West 09/14 09/17
Ealing Broadway 09/17 09/17
Southall 09/19 09/23
Airport Jn 09/23 09/26
West Drayton 09.27a ~ 09.30d 09.36 ~ 09.39
Colnbrook 09.50a ~ 09.55d 09.52 ~ 09.59
West Drayton 10.15a ~ 10.18d 10/18
Airport Jn 10/22 10/22
Southall 10/25 10/24
West Ealing 10/29 10/29
Ealing Broadway 10/30 10/30
Acton West 10/34 10/32
Acton Main Line 10/36 10/34
Acton Wells Jn 10/38 10/38
Willesden SW Sidings 10.41a ~ 10.52d 10.43 ~ 10.58
Acton Wells Jn 10/54 11/00
South Acton 10/59 11/06
Kew East Jn 11/02 11/08
Brentford 11/05 11/14
Hounslow 11/09 11/21
Feltham Jn 11/16 11/24
Feltham 11/18 11/27
Staines 11/26 11/32
Virginia Water 11/35 11/39
Ascot 11/48 11/47
Bracknell 11/55 11/56
Wokingham 12/02 12/03
Earley 12/09 12/11
Reading Spur Jn 12/12 12/13
Reading 12.15a ~ 12.17d 12.17 ~ 12.20
Reading West Jn 12/20 12/23
Didcot East Jn 12/36 12/38
Didcot Parkway 12.37a ~ 12.38d 12.39 ~ 12.39
Didcot North Jn 12/40 12/43
Kennington Jn 12/52 12.55 ~ 13.11
Kennington DGL 12.56a ~ 13.02d DIV
BMW Oxford GF 13.16a ~ 13.26d 13.20 ~ 13.29
Kennington Jn 13/40 13.36a ~ 13.43d
Hinksey North 13/44 13/48
Oxford 13.48a ~ 15.23d 13.51 ~ 15.24
Kennington Jn 15/26 15/28
Didcot North Jn 15/34 15/34
Didcot East Jn 15/35 15/38
Reading West Jn 15/48 15.54a ~ 15.59d
Reading 15.50a ~ 15.52d 16.01 ~ 16.30
Reading New Jn 15/53 16/31
Reading Spur Jn 15/54 16/32
Earley 15/57 16/36
Wokingham 16/02 16/45
Ascot 16/14 16/55
Virginia Water 16/23 17/01
Staines 16/32 17/07
Feltham 16/38 17/17
Feltham Jn 16/40 17/15
Twickenham 16/43 17/17
St Margarets 16/44 17/18
Richmond 16/47 17/19
Barnes 16/52 17/23
Putney 17/25 17/25
Clapham Junction 16.57a ~ 17.01d 17.28 ~ 17.31
Longhedge Jn 17/05 17.34a ~ 17.37d
Factory Jn 17/25 17/39
Voltaire Road Jn 17/26 17/40
Denmark Hill 17/31 17/45
Crofton Road Jn 17/32 17/48
Nunhead 17/34 17/52
Lewisham 17/40 17/59
Parks Bridge 17/44 18/01
Hither Green 17/46 18/02
Lee 17/48 18/04
Sidcup 17/55 18/08
Crayford 18/01 18/12
Slade Green 18/06 18/23
Plumstead 18/18 18/30
Woolwich Arsenal 18/20 18/33
Charlton 18/25 18/37
Angerstein Wharf 18.40a ~ 18.50d 18.54 ~ 19.06
Charlton 18/58 19/14
Woolwich Arsenal 19/02 19/18
Plumstead 19/04 19/19
Slade green 19/13 19/27
Erith Lp 19/15 19/32
Barnehurst 19/17 19/34
Eltham 19/23 19/41
Blackheath 19/27 19/46
Lewisham 19/35 19/49
Nunhead 19/38 19/56
Crofton Road Jn 19/41 19/58
Cambria Jn 19/43 20/00
Brixton 19/45 20/01
Voltaire Road Jn 19/48 20/03
Victoria 19.56a 20.13


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