2nd - 4th December 2006

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
The Christmas Scotsman
(The Auld Flying Haggis)

Blue Pullman series

Locos Used 47709 & 47712
Stock Used Blue Pullman rake

Route:
1Z78 : 07.53 London Kings Cross to York
1Z79 : 13.31 York to Aberdeen
1Z21 : Aberdeen to Elgin
1Z22 : Elgin to Aberdeen
1Z18 : Aberdeen to Durham
1Z19 : Durham to London Kings Cross

Date Loco(s) Route
02/12 ????? London Kings Cross - (via ECML) - Edinburgh Waverley - Aberdeen
03/12 ????? Aberdeen - Keith - Elgin (1)
03/12 ????? Elgin - Keith - Aberdeen
04/12 ????? Aberdeen - Inverkeithing - Dalmeny - Edinburgh Waverley - (via ECML) - London Kings Cross

Notes:
(1) For coaches to:
Option A: Glenfiddich Distillery & Keith & Dufftown Railway.
Option B: Keith & Dufftown Railway only.
Option C: Glen Morray Distillery & Ballindalloch Castle.
(2) Locos ran top-n-tail but which led on each leg?

Sources : Gary Thornton, Richard Rooker & 'Napier Nimbus'

Timings (Advertised Only)

Location Advertised (out) Advertised (rtn)
Kings Cross 08.00d 19.30a
Stevenage 08.30d 18.55a
Peterborough 09.15d 18.15a
Aberdeen 20.15a ~ 09.00d -
Elgin ??.??a ~ ??.??d -
Aberdeen (17.30a) 08.00d


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