19th July 2013
The Tyne-Tees Streak
Tour postponed to 30/08/13, due to the risk of lineside fires in hot weather.
|Advertised Loco||Advertised Route|
|Class 67?||Bristol Temple Meads - Bristol Parkway - Cam & Dursley - Cheltenham Spa - Barnt Green - Tamworth High Level - Derby - ??? - York|
|steam: 4464 'Bittern'||York - Darlington - Durham - Newcastle|
|steam: 4464 'Bittern'||Newcastle - Durham - Darlington - York|
|Class 67?||York - (reverse of outward route?) - Bristol Temple Meads|
(1) This was the second of three special trains planned to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of 4468 'Mallard' breaking the World Steam Speed Record. Special dispensation was given for 4464 'Bittern' to exceed the normal 75 mph speed restriction.
Source : Nick Bartlett
Timings (Advertised Only)
(from Nick Bartlett)
|Location||Advertised (out)||Advertised (rtn)|
|Bristol Temple Meads||05.40d||23.55a|
|Cam & Dursley||06.20d||23.20a|
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