31st July 2013

Railway Touring Company
The Dorset Coast Express

Locos Used (1) 47245 & steam: 70013 'Oliver Cromwell'
Stock Used 99953+99304+4994+1860+99350+99122+99127+99712+99125+99121

Route : 
1Z67 : London Victoria to Weymouth
1Z69 : Weymouth to London Waterloo

Loco(s) Route
70013 (2) London Victoria - Grosvenor Bridge Jn - Stewarts Lane Jn - Longhedge Jn - Clapham Junction - Barnes - Brentford - Hounslow - Feltham - Staines - Virginia Water - Addlestone Jn - Byfleet & New Haw - Woking - Farnborough Main - Basingstoke - Worting Jn - Winchester - Eastleigh - Northam Jn - Southampton Central - Redbridge - Brockenhurst - Bournemouth - Poole - Wareham - Dorchester South - Weymouth
47245 (3) Weymouth - (reverse of outward route) - Southampton Central
70013 (2) Southampton Central - Redbridge - Romsey - Dean - Laverstock South Jn - Laverstock North Jn - Andover - Worting Jn - Basingstoke - Farnborough Main - Woking - Byfleet & New Haw - Surbiton - Wimbledon - Clapham Junction - London Waterloo

Notes: 
(1) 47245 replaced unavailable 34067 'Tangmere'.
(2) 47245 on rear.
(3) 70013 on rear.


70013 approaches Beaulieu Road on the outward leg (photo: Nick Bartlett)

Source : Nick Bartlett

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Tom Cairns)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Revised Actual
London Victoria 08.44d [P2] 08.46   - - -
Grosvenor Bridge Jn 08/48 ?   - - -
Stewarts Lane Jn 08/52 [RVL] ?   - - -
Longhedge Jn 08/58 ?   - - -
London Waterloo - -   21.38a [P19] 21.18a [UR] [P16] 21.21
Clapham Junction 09/02 [P5] [DF] 09/03   21/23 [P3] 21/09 [P8] 21/05
Barnes 09/08 [P3] 09/10   21/15 [P1] [US] - -
Brentford 09/15 [P2] 09/15   - - -
Hounslow 09/21 [P2] 09/22   - - -
Richmond - -   21/07 [P2] - -
Twickenham - -   21/03 [P4] - -
Feltham Jn 09/23 09/24   21/00 - -
Feltham 09/24 [P2] 09/27   20/58 [P1] - -
Staines 09.32a ~ 09.34d [P2] 09.33 ~ 09.36 [P2]   20.47a ~ 20.50d [P1] - -
Virginia Water 09/45 [P4] 09/45   20/35 [P3] - -
Addlestone Jn 09/53 ?   20/19 - -
Wimbledon - -   - 21/03 [P6] 21/01
New Malden - -   - 21/00 20/58
Surbiton - -   - 20/58 [P2] 20/55
Hampton Court Jn - -   - 20/57 20/54
Weybridge - -   - 20/50 20/49
Byfleet & New Haw 09/56 [DS] 09/56 [DS]   20/16 [US] 20/49 20/48
Woking 10.03a ~ 10.07d [P5] 10.05 ~ 10.08   20.06a ~ 20.10d [P1] [US] 20.36a ~ 20.44d [P1] 20.33 ~ 20.42
Woking Jn 10/08 [DS] 10/10   20/04 [US] 20/32 [US] 20/31
Pirbright Jn 10/14 [DS] 10/16   19/57 [US] 20/25 [US] 20/24
Farnborough (Main) 10/18 [P2] 10/20   19/53 [P1] 20/20 [P1] 20/19
Fleet 10/22 [P2] 10/23   19/50 [P1] 20/15 [P1] 20/15
Winchfield 10w27a ~ 10w39d [P2] 10w28 ~ 10w39 [P2]   ? 20/11 [P1] 20/12
Basingstoke 10.52a ~ 10.55d [P2] 10.53 ~ 10.56   19w28a ~ 19w39d [P4] [US] 19w51a ~ 20w03d [P4] [US] 19.43 ~ 20.02
Worting Jn 10/59 [DF] 11/01   19/21 [US] 19/47 [US] 19/38 [US]
Winchester 11/16 [P2] 11/36   19/04 [P1] - -
Shawford Jn / Shawford 11/19 [DS] 11/38   18/59 - -
Eastleigh 11/36 [P2] 11/43   18*37a ~ 18*48d [P1] - -
St Denys 11/42 [P2] 11/48   18/30 [P1] - -
Northam Jn 11/49 [DF] 11/50   18/28 [UF] - -
Andover - -   - 19/25 [P1] 19/21
Laverstock North Jn - -   - 19/07 19/06
Laverstock South Jn - -   - 19/05 19/02
Dean - -   - 18/55 18/53
Romsey - -   - 18/46 [P2] 18/44
Redbridge - -   - 18/38 18/36
Southampton Central 11.53a ~ 11.56d [P3] [DS] 11.53 ~ 11.56   18/25 [P1] 18.25 ~ 18.32 [P1] 18.24 ~ 18.29
Redbridge 12/02 12/01   18/21 18/21 18/20
Beaulieu Road 12w10a ~ 12w20d [P2] 12w08 ~ 12w18 [P2]   18/14 18/14 18/13
Brockenhurst 12/27 [P3] 12/23 [P3]   18/09 [P2] 18/09 [P2] 18/08
Bournemouth 12.48a ~ 12.50d [P3-P4] 12.47 ~ 12.50   17.47a ~ 17.50d [P3] 17.47 ~ 17.50 [P3] 17.42 ~ 17.49 [P3]
Branksome 12/56 [P2] 12/55   17/38 [P1] 17/31 [P1] 17/22
Poole 13/01 [P2] 13/04   17/27 [P1] 17/24 [P1] 17/16
Wareham 13/12 [P2] 13/14   17L10a ~ 17L16d [P1] 17/12 [P1] 17/06
Wool 13/19 [P2] 13/19   17/03 [P1] 17/03 [P1] 17/00
Moreton 13/25 [P2] 13/23   16/58 [P1] 16/58 [P1] 16/56
Dorchester South 13/32 [P1] 13/33   16/50 [P1] 16/50 [P1] 16/48
Dorchester Jn 13/34 13/34   16/49 16/49 16/47
Weymouth 13.45a [P1] 13.45   16.35d [P1] 16.35d [P2] 16.35


Associated E.C.S. Workings

5Z66 : (70013 with 47245 on rear) : Southall to Willesden No.7 Jn
5Z66 : (47245 with 70013 on rear) : Willesden No.7 Jn to Victoria
5Z71 : (47245 with 70013 on rear) : Waterloo to Southall

Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Southall Depot 06.20d 23.49a
Southall Yard 06.30 ~ 06.45 23.24 ~ 23.39
Southall East Jn 06/46 23/23
West Ealing 06/48 [UR] 23/20
Acton West 06/50 [UR] 23/18
Acton Main Line 06/56 [GL] 23/12 [GL]
Acton Wells Jn 07/02 23/11
Acton Canal Wharf Jn 07/06 -
Willesden No.7 Jn 07.10 ~ 07.16 -
Acton Lane Reception Sdg 07.17 ~ 07.24 -
Willesden SW Sdgs - 22.20 ~ 23.08
Mitre Bridge Jn 07/26 22/13
North Pole Jn 07/27 22/12
Kensington Olympia 07.31 ~ 07.35 22.06 ~ 22.08
Latchmere Jn 07/43 21.42 ~ 21.58
Longhedge Jn 07/46 -
Stewarts Lane Jn 07/51 [RVL] -
Grosvenor Bridge Jn 07/57 -
London Victoria 08.04a [P2] -
West London Jn - 21/39
Nine Elms Jn - 21/36
London Waterloo - 21.30d [P16]


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