3rd December 2005

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
Lincoln Christmas Market

Pride of the Nation series

Loco Used 67005
Stock Used 21269+3123+3146+1680+3119+3120+1658+3141+3147+1696+3097+3149+17015

Route:
1Z60 : London Kings Cross to Lincoln Central
1Z61 : Lincoln Central to London Kings Cross

Loco Route
67005 London Kings Cross - Finsbury Park - Hertford North - Stevenage - (via ECML) - Newark North Gate - Lincoln Central
67005 Lincoln Central - (reverse of outward route) - Peterborough - March - Ely - Cambridge - Stevenage - Hertford North - Finsbury Park - London Kings Cross

Notes :
(1) Train was delayed into Lincoln owing to lack of replacement driver - being held outside until the driver arrived (by road from Newark) rather than blocking the platform.

Sources : various including Richard Rooker, Martin Spinks & Janet Cottrell

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Richard Rooker & Janet Cottrell)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
London Kings Cross 10.18d [FL1] 10.18   21.48a [P1] 21.25
Belle Isle 10/20 [SL] 10/21   21/46 [FL2] 21/23
Finsbury Park 10/24 10/25   21/42 [P2] 21/19
Alexandra Palance 10/30 10/30   21/40 [FL] 21/16
Gordon Hill 10/43 10/44   21/28 21/09
Hertford North 10/58 10/59   21/20 21/00
Langley Jn 11/04 [SL] ?   21/13 ?
Stevenage 11.06a ~ 11.09d [FL] 11.08 ~ 11.12   21.09a ~ 21.11d [P1] 20.44 ~ 20.50
Hitchin 11/15 11/15   21/03 [SL] 20/39
Sandy 11/23 [SL] 11/25  
St Neots 11/31 ?  
Huntingdon 11/39 11/37  
Holme LC 11/58 [FL] 11/49  
Fletton Jn 12/03 [SL] ?  
Letchworth Garden City   21/00 20/34
Royston   20.38a ~ 20.50d [P2] 20.26 ~ 20.26
Shepreth Branch Jn   20/24 ?
Cambridge   20/20 20/12
Coldham Lane Jn   20/17 ?
Ely Dock Jn   20/04 ?
Ely   20/03 [P2] 19/58
Ely North Jn   20/00 [UL] 19/54
March   19/45 19/32
Whittlesea   19/36 ?
Peterborough East Jn   19/27 ?
Peterborough 12/05 12/04   19.23a ~ 19.25d [P4] 19.13 ~ 19.14
Helpston Jn 12/11 12/12   ? ?
Tallington Jn 12/16 12/16   19/08 18/59
Stoke Tunnel 12/31 12/30   18/43 [SL] 18/47
Grantham 12/36 12/35   18/38 [P1] 18/43
Barkston South Jn 12/39 12/37   18/34 18/40
Newark North Gate 12.47a ~ 12.49d 12.?? ~ 12.46   18.13a ~ 18.22d [P3] 18.31 ~ 18.??
Newark Crossing East Jn 12/51 12/48   18/11 18/28
Boultham Jn 13/06 ?   17/54 ?
West Holmes Jn 13/07 ?   17/53 ?
Lincoln Central 13.10a [P5] 13.45   17.48d [P6] 18.02


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