20th July 2005

Steam Dreams
Cathedrals Express

Locos Used 33202 & steam: 71000 'Duke of Gloucester'
Stock Used 35329+5249+5236+1961+5237+9392+13474+5171+1840+5216+5222

Route:
1Z80 : Victoria to Bristol Temple Meads
1Z81 : Bristol Temple Meads to Victoria

Loco(s) Route
71000 (1) London Victoria Battersea Park - Clapham Junction - Barnes - Richmond - Twickenham - Staines - Virginia Water - Ascot - Wokingham - Reading - Southcote Jn - Newbury - Heywood Road Jn - Bathampton Jn - Bath Spa - Bristol Temple Meads
71000 Bristol Temple Meads - (reverse of outward route) - Bradford Jn - Westbury - Warminster - Salisbury - Andover - Basingstoke - Farnborough (Main) - Woking - Virginia Water - (reverse of outward route) - Feltham - (2) - Hounslow - Barnes - Clapham Junction - London Victoria

Notes :
(1) Banked by 33202 from Victoria to Grosvenor Bridge.
(2) Booked route was via Twickenham (i.e. reverse of outward). Diversion was due to 71000 requiring watering.
(3) Also reported with headcodes 1Z90/1Z91.

Sources : Janet Cottrell & John Cifford

Timings (Booked & Actual)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Victoria 08.53d 08.54   21.39a 22.00
Battersea Pier Jn 08/56 08/59   21/36 21/52
Stewarts Lane 08/58 09/01   21/33 21/51
Longhedge Jn 09/01 09/02   21/30 21/49
Clapham Junction 09.04a ~ 09.07d 09.10 ~ 09.11   21.23a ~ 21.27d 21.43 ~ 21.44d
Barnes 09/16 09/17   21/15 21/35
Richmond 09/20 09/21   21/06 DIV
Twickenham 09/24 09/24   20/58 DIV
Brentford   DIV 21/27
Hounslow   DIV 21.07a ~ 21.21d
Feltham 09/32 09/33   20/54 20/56
Staines 09.41a ~ 09.43d 09.40 ~ 09.44   20.46a ~ 20.47d 20.48 ~ 20.49
Virginia Water 09/51 09/50   20/33 20.29a ~ 20.31d
Byfleet   20/13 20/14
Addlestone Jn   20/13 20/17
Woking   20.03a ~ 20.06d 20.04 ~ 20.05
Woking Jn   20/02 20/02
Pirbright Jn   19/56 19/55
Farnborough   19/51 19/50
Fleet   19/47 19/45
Basingstoke   19.19a ~ 19.31d 19.19 ~ 19.28
Worting Jn   19/15 19/13
Andover   18/55 18/54
Salisbury   18.08a ~ 18.34d 18.07 ~ 18.34
Wilton Jn   18/04 18/03
Warminster   17/44 17/46
Westbury   17/34 17/38
Ascot 09/58 09/56  
Wokingham 10/08 10/07  
Reading Spur Jn 10/17 10/17  
Reading New Jn 10/33 10.18a ~ 10.29d  
Reading 10.35a ~ 10.36d 10.33 ~ 10.39  
Southcote Jn 10/41 10/41  
Newbury Racecourse 11w02a ~ 11w35d 11.06 ~ 11.25  
Newbury 11/27 11/27  
Bedwyn 11/45 11/40  
Woodborough 11/58 11/50  
Lavington 1205 11/56  
Heywood Road Jn 12/12 12/05  
Hawkeridge Jn 12/15 12.08a ~ 12.11d  
Bradford Jn 12/25 12/20   17/24 17/31
Bathampton Jn 12/37 12/36   17/10 17/17
Bath Spa 12.41a ~ 12.45d 12.43 ~ 12.46   17.02a ~ 17.06d 17.10 ~ 17.11
North Somerset Jn 12/59 13/00   16/47 16/49
Bristol Temple Meads 13.03a 13.03   16.43d 16.45


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