2nd May 2009

Compass Tours
The
Heart of Wales Scenic Rambler

Locos Used 37401 & 37670 'St Blazey T&RS Depot'
Stock Used 6107+6024+6067+5961+6176+1250+3325+3345+3333+3386+3344+3304+17105

Route :
1Z51 : Mossley Hill to Cardiff Central
1Z52 : Cardiff Central to Mossley Hill

Locos Route
37670 + 37401

Mossley Hill Runcorn Crewe Nantwich Shrewsbury Craven Arms Knighton Llandrindod Llandeilo Dynevor  Jn Bridgend Pontyclun Cardiff Central Newport Maindee North Jn Abergavenny Hereford Craven Arms (reverse of outward route) Mossley Hill


37670 & 37401 pass Abergavenny on the return run (photo: Aled Williams)

Source : Robert Sturgess (on the train throughout)

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(Source : from Compass Tours & Robert Sturgess)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Mossley Hill 07.13d 07.13   ??.??a ??.??
Liverpool South Parkway 07.17a ~ 07.20d 07.17 ~ 07.20   22.05a ~ 22.08d 21.57 ~ 21.59
Ditton East Jn 07/26 07/30   21/59 ?
Runcorn 07.30a ~ 07.33d 07.35 ~ 07.37   21.52a ~ 21.55d 21.46 ~ 21.48
Weaver Jn 07/39 07/44   21/46 ?
Acton Bridge 07.42a ~ 07.45d 07.43 ~ 07.46   21.39a ~ 21.42d 21.35 ~ 21.37
Hartford 07.50a ~ 07.52d 07.53 ~ 07.55   21.26a ~ 21.29d 21.29 ~ 21.31
Winsford 07.58a ~ 08.01d 08.01 ~ 08.03   21.18a ~ 21.21d 21.18 ~ 21.21
Crewe Coal Yard 08/11 08/21   21/10 ?
Crewe 08.14a ~ 08.26d 08.14 ~ 08.33   21.05a ~ 21.08d 20.55 ~ 21.08
Nantwich 09.34a ~ 08.37d 08.40 ~ 08.44   20.52a ~ 20.57d 20.45 ~ 20.46
Wrenbury 08/44 08/50   20/47 20/40
Whitchurch 08.51a ~ 08.54d 08.55 ~ 08.57   20.37a ~ 20.40d 20.31 ~ 20.34
Wem 09.04a ~ 09.07d 09.06 ~ 09.08   20.23a ~ 20.26d 20.23 ~ 20.24
Shrewsbury 09.30a ~ 09.37d 09.25 ~ 09.33   20.05a ~ 20.08d 20.05 ~ 20.08
Craven Arms 09t58 ~ 10t00 09.58 ~ 10.01   19/41 19/39

 

Location Booked Actual
Knighton 10*20 ~ 10*37 10.22 ~ 10.35
Llandrindod 11.13a ~ 11.50d 11.10 ~ 11.50
Llandovery 12*49 ~ 12*51 12.43 ~ 12.46
Llandeilo 13*13 ~ 13*13 13.10 ~ 13.12
Pantyffynnon 13*32 ~ 13*34 13.32 ~ 13.33
Dynevor Jn 14/09 14/00
Briton Ferry UFL Jn 14/15 14/11
Port Talbot Parkway 14/21 14/15
Bridgend 14/35 14/28
Pontyclun 14/44 14/36
Cardiff Central 14.55a ~ 18.04d 14.50 ~ 18.10
Newport 18/19 18/27
Maindee West Jn 18/21 18/29
Maindee North Jn 18/22 18/30
Abergavenny 18/44 18/48
Hereford 19/06 19/10

Timings continue in first table.

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