21st June 2007

Past Time Rail
The Ascot Flyer - A Day at the Races

Did these trains run? Details taken from advertising brochure

Locos Used ?????
Stock Used ?????

Route: (1)

Loco(s) Route
????? ??? - Ascot
????? Ascot - (?reverse of outward route?) - ???

Route: (2)

Loco(s) Route
????? Manchester Piccadilly - Stockport - Wilmslow - Crewe - Stafford - Wolverhampton - Sandwell & Dudley - Birmingham New Street - Birmingham International - ??? - Ascot
????? Ascot - (?reverse of outward route?) - Manchester Piccadilly

Notes :
(1) This train carried a Past Time Rail internal Tour Code of RA3, one of four organised between 19th & 21st June. It was reported as fully booked.
(2) This train carried a Past Time Rail internal Tour Code of RA4, one of four organised between 19th & 21st June.

Source : Gary Thornton (from advertising brochure)

Timings (Advertised Only)

Train : RA4

Location Advertised (out) Advertised (rtn)
Manchester Piccadilly 06.50d 00.00a
Stockport 07.00d 23.50a
Wilmslow 07.15d 23.35a
Crewe 07.40d 23.10a
Stafford 08.15d 22.45a
Wolverhampton 08.35d 22.25a
Sandwell & Dudley 08.50d 22.10a
Birmingham New Street 09.05d 22.00a
Birmingham International 09.40d 21.35a
Ascot 12.00a 19.00d


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