3rd May 2008

Pathfinder Tours
The Western Scot

Loco Used D1015 'Western Champion'
Stock Used load 13

Route:
1Z52 : Tame Bridge Parkway to Edinburgh Waverley
1Z53 : Edinburgh Waverley to Tame Bridge Parkway

Loco(s) Route
D1015 Tame Bridge Parkway - Aston - Birmingham New Street - Wolverhampton - Stafford - Crewe - Warrington Bank Quay - Preston - Penrith - Hexham - Blaydon - Newcastle - Morpeth - Berwick-upon-Tweed - Edinburgh Waverley
D1015 Edinburgh Waverley - Linlithgow - Falkirk Grahamston - Cumbernauld - Coatbridge Central - Motherwell - Beattock - Carlisle - Preston - Warrington Bank Quay - Crewe - Stafford - Wolverhampton - Birmingham New Street - Aston - Tame Bridge Parkway

Source : Martyn Brailsford

Photo Review
(all photos: Steve Kemp)


Two very different generations of traction at Edinburgh Waverley.


D1015 pauses at...


Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Pathfinder Tours & Martyn Brailsford)

M.C

Location
Booked
Actual
 
Booked
Actual

M.C

0.00 Tame Bridge Parkway
05.10d
05.16  
23.18a
23.14a
338.72

3.38

Perry Barr North Jn
05/14
05/22  
23/14
23/08
335.34
5.60 Aston
05/17
05/25  
23/09
23/06
333.12
7.60 Proof House Jn
05/21
05/30  
23/06
23/03
331.12
8.36 Birmingham New Street
05.42a ~ 05.33d [P4]
05.34a ~ 05.36d [P7]  
22.56a ~ 23.03d [P2]
22.56a ~ 23.00d [P2]
330.36
10.37 Soho South Jn
05/38
05/41  
22/51
22/51
328.35
12.15 Galton Jn
05/40
05/44  
22/49
22/50
326.57
13.64 Sandwell & Dudley
05.42a ~ 05.44d
05.47a ~ 05.50d  
22.45a ~ 22.47d
22.45a ~ 22.47d
325.08
15.60 Dudley Port
05/47
05/52  
22/42
22/41
323.12
21.20 Wolverhampton
05.53a ~ 05.55d [P1]
06.01a ~ 06.03d [P1]  
22.33a ~ 22.36d [P4]
22.31a ~ 22.33 [P2]
317.52
21.57 Wolverhampton North Jn
05/57
06/05  
22/30
22/29
317.15
22.74 Bushbury Jn
05/58
06/06  
22/28
22/27
315.78
36.40 Stafford No.4
06/08
06/16  
22/17
22/14
302.32
36.51 Stafford
06.09a ~ 06.11d [P5]
06.17a ~ 06.19d [P5]  
22.14a ~ 22.16d [P4]
22.10a ~ 22.13d [P1]
302.21
- Stafford No.5

-

-  

22/13

22/10 302.07
42.00 Norton Bridge
06/17
06/26  
22/08
22/04
296.72
53.02 Madeley
06/26
?  
21/58
?
285.70
59.24 Crewe Basford Hall Jn
06/33
06/40  
21/54
21/45
279.48
61.08 Crewe
06.40a ~ 04.43d [P11]
06.44a ~ 06.46d [P11]  
21.47a ~ 21.49d [P5]
21.39a ~ 21.42d [P5]
277.64
61.73 Crewe Coal Yard
06/46
06/48  
21/45
21/37
267.99
69.74 Winsford SB
06/52
06/54  
21/36
21/29
268.78
77.49 Weaver Jn
06/59
07/01  
21/29
21/17
261.23
83.32 Acton Grange Jn
07/02
07/05  
21/25
21/12
255.40
85.19 Warrington Bank Quay
07.04a ~ 07.07d
07.07a ~ 07.09d  
21.19a ~ 21.21d
21.07a ~ 21.09d
253.53
86.28 Dallam Jn
07/11
07/10  
21/17
21/05
252.44
88.55 Winwick Jn
07/13
07/14  
21/15
21/02
250.17
95.50 Springs Branch Jn
07/18
07/20  
21/10
20/57
243.22
96.65 Wigan South Jn
07/19
07/20  
21/09
20/57
242.07
96.79 Wigan North Western
07/20
07/21  
21/09
20/56
241.73
104.50 Balshaw Lane
07/27
07/29  
21/02
20/48
234.22
106.53 Euxton Jn
07/31
07/32  
21/00
20/46
232.19
112.09 Preston
07.36a ~ 07.43d [P3]
07.38a ~ 07.43d [P3]  
20.35a ~ 20.51d [P3]
20.33a ~ 20.37d [P4]
226.63
133.07 Lancaster
08/02
08.07 ~ 08.11 [DM]  
20/16
20/16
205.63
134.79 Morecambe South Jn
08/04
08/14  
20/14
20/14
203.73
139.15 Carnforth North Jn
08/07
08/18  
20/11
20/10
199.57
152.15 Oxenholme Lake District
08/19
08/28  
20/00
20/00
186.57
165.28 Tebay

08/34

08/41  

19/51

19/48 173.44
184.27 Penrith North Lakes
08/51
08/57  
19/33
19/31
154.45

 

M.C
Location
Booked
Actual
200.66 Carlisle Upperby Bridge Jn
09/07
09/12
201.23 Carlisle Upperby Jn
09/11
09.13 ~ 09.15
201.60 Carlisle London Road Jn
09/15
09/22
201.79 Petterill Bridge Jn
09/16
09/24
205.51 Corby Gates SB
09/20
09/31
211.15 Brampton Fell Jn
09/26
09/39
215.01 Low Row SB
09/31
09/44
224.08 Haltwhistle
09/42
09/55
232.73 Haydon Bridge
09/52
10/05
240.39 Hexham
10/00
10/14
250.60 Prudhoe
10/10
10/34
252.70 Wylam
10/13
10/37
257.22 Blaydon
10/18
10/42
259.16 Metro Centre
10/22
10/44
260.58 Norwood Jcn
10/25
10/47
262.01 King Edward Bridge South Jn
10/28
10/50
262.55 Newcastle
10.31a ~ 10.48d [P2]
10.53a ~ 10.56d [P2]
264.40 Heaton South Jcn
10/53
11/02
279.25 Morpeth
11/08
11/14
297.44 Alnmouth
11/26
11/28
314.20 Belford L.C.
11/39
11/43
315.16 Crag Mill Loop
11.42a ~ 11.49d
11.46a ~ 11.49d
329.55 Berwick-upon-Tweed
12/06
12/03
332.42 Reston Signal EG403
(Regional Boundary)
12/09
12/06
339.77 Reston
12/16
12/13
345.77 Granthouse
12/22
12/18
358.06 Dunbar
12/31
12/26
369.31 Drem
12/44
12/34
380.76 Monktonhall Jn
12/53
12/47
383.52 Portobello Jn
12/58
12/56

387.11
0.00

Edinburgh
[P9W] 13.06a  ~ 16.26d [P8W]
[P9W] 13.03a  ~ 16.26d [P9W]

0.32

Princess St. Gardens.
16/27
16/27
1.19 Haymarket
16/29
16/30
2.31 Haymarket West Jn
16/30
16/31
8.42 Newbridge Jn
16/36
16/37
12.47 Winchburgh Jn
16/40
16/40
17.44 Linlithgow
16/44
16/44
22.41 Polmont Jn
16/48
16/49
25.12 Grangemouth Jn
16/52
16/52
27.17 Carmuirs East Jn
16/55
16/57
27.60 Carmuirs West Jn
16/57
16/59
30.01 Greenhill Lower Jn
16/59
17/04
35.38 Cumbernauld
17/05
17/14
39.51 Garnqueen North Jn
17/10
17/20
40.72 Gartsherrie South Jn
17/12
17/22
41.74 Coatbridge Central
17.15a ~ 17.29d
17/24
42.70 Whifflet South Jn
17/33
17/25
44.55 Mossend
17/36
17/29
45.18 Mossend North Jn
17/37
17/32
45.48 Mossend South Jn

17/38

17/33
47.18 Motherwell
17/41
17/37
52.47 Law Jn 17/47 17/44
60.48 Lanark Jn 17/55 17/53
63.03 Carstairs 17/57 17/56
63.43 Carstairs South Jn 17/57 17/56
78.66 Abington 18.11a ~ 18.19d 18/06
86.72 Beattock Summit 18/29 18/14
97.16 Beattock 18/37 18/21
110.70 Lockerbie 18/47 18/30
124.26 Kirkpatrick Signal MC.862
(Regional Boundary)
18/58 18/39
127.79 Gretna Jn 19/01 18/42
136.56 Carlisle

19.10a ~ 19.12d [P3]

18.51a ~ 19.10d [P4]

Timings continue in first table.

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