2nd June 2012

Pathfinder Tours
The York Flyer

Loco Used 55022 'Royal Scots Grey'
Stock Used 3112+3147+1671+3100+3110+3098+21272+1842+4949+4991+4946+5366

Route
1Z80 : Didcot Parkway to York
1Z81 : York to Didcot Parkway

Loco Route
55022 Didcot Parkway - Oxford - Banbury - Leamington Spa - Coventry - Birmingham International - Perry Barr West Jn - Birmingham New Street - Tame Bridge Parkway - Stafford - Crewe - Warrington Bank Quay - Newton-le-Willows - Manchester Victoria - Stalybridge - Huddersfield - Wakefield Kirkgate - Castleford - York
55022 York - Doncaster - Retford - Newark North Gate - Grantham - Peterborough - Huntingdon - Stevenage - Potters Bar - Finsbury Park - Camden Road (1) - Gospel Oak - Acton Wells Jn - Slough - Reading - Didcot Parkway - Oxford - Banbury - Leamington Spa - Coventry - Birmingham International - Birmingham New Street - Tame Bridge Parkway (1)

Notes : 
(1) It is reported that due to the Over Head Electrified Lines coming down near Kensal Rise, the return leg was diverted from Camden Road via Primrose Hill, Bletchley and Coventry to Didcot Parkway.
(2) Off tour option, visit to Railfest 2012 at The National Railway Museum.
(3) Route confirmation required - above is from booked timings.
(4) Although the last coach in the formation was originally uploaded as 5366, Jonathan Horsfall suggested it was 5322. Andrew Martin has however since confirmed it was 5366.

Sources : Martin Walker, Nigel Benning & Jonathan Horswell

Timings (Booked Only)
(from Martin Walker)

Location Booked
Didcot Parkway 06.31d [P3]
Oxford 06.43a ~ 06.46d [P2]
Banbury 07.07a ~ 07.10d [P2]
Leamington Spa 07.28a ~ 07.31d [P2]
Coventry 07.50a ~ 07.56d [P4]
Birmingham International 08.08a ~ 08.24d [P1]
Perry Barr West Jn 08/41
Birmingham New Street 08.53a ~ 08.57d [P1]
Tame Bridge Parkway 09.14a ~ 09.17d
Stafford 09/45 [P5]
Crewe 10/14
Warrington Bank Quay 10.35a ~ 10.37d [P3]
Newton-le-Willows 10/48
Manchester Victoria 11/16 [P5]
Stalybridge 11/31 [P1]
Huddersfield 11/52 [P4]
Wakefield Kirkgate 12/13
Castleford 12/25
York 13.01a ~ 16.19d [P10]
Doncaster 16/47 [UF]
Retford 17/00 [UF]
Newark North Gate 17/14 [P2]
Grantham 17/26 [P1]
Peterborough 17/54 [P2]
Huntingdon 18/20 [UF]
Stevenage 18/45 [P2]
Potters Bar 18/57 [UF]
Finsbury Park 19C09a ~ 19C13d [P1]
Gospel Oak 19/26
Acton Wells Jn 19/44
Slough 20/04
Reading 20/21
Didcot Parkway 20.36a ~ 20.39d [P3]
Oxford 20.54a ~ 20.57d [P2]
Banbury 21.32a ~ 21.41d [P1]
Leamington Spa 22.01a ~ 22.03d [P2]
Kenilworth 22.14a ~ 22.22d
Coventry 22.29a ~ 22.31d [P2]
Birmingham International 22.41a ~ 22.44d [P3]
Birmingham New Street 22.59a ~ 23.02d [P8]
Tame Bridge Parkway 23.18a


Associated E.C.S. Workings

02/06/12 : 5Z80 : (55022) : Crewe Gresty Green - Didcot Parkway

Location Booked (out)
Crewe Gresty Green 02.12d
Stafford 02/48
Bescot Stadium 03/09
Birmingham International 03/27
Leamington Spa 03/51
Oxford 04/38
Reading 05.11 ~ 05.34
Didcot Parkway 06.22a

02/06/12 : 5Z81 : (55022) : Tame Bridge Parkway - Bescot Yard

Location Booked (rtn)
Tame Bridge Parkway 23.23d
Bescot Down Yard 23.30a

03/06/12 : 5Z82: (55022) : Bescot Yard - Crewe Gresty Green

Location Booked (rtn)
Bescot Down Yard 16.00d
Stafford 16/30
Crewe Gresty Green 17.07 ~ 17.37
Crewe Down Holding Sdgs 17.46a


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