19th October 2013

Vintage Trains
The
Cotswold Explorer

Loco Used steam: 5043 'Earl of Mount Edgcumbe'
Stock Used 96100+9101+5157+5191+5198+99349?+99361+99353?+35470

Route :
1Z53 : Tyseley Warwick Road to Oxford
1Z54 : Oxford to Tyseley Warwick Road

Loco Route
5043 Tyseley Warwick Road - Small Heath South Jn - Birmingham Moor Street - Birmingham Snow Hill - Smethwick Galton Bridge - Rowley Regis - Stourbridge Junction - Kidderminster - Droitwich Spa - Worcester Shrub Hill - Norton Jn - Abbotswood Jn - Cheltenham Spa - Barnwood Jn - Gloucester Yard Jn - Standish Jn - Kemble - Swindon - Foxhall Jn - Didcot North Jn - Oxford U&DPL - Oxford
5043 Oxford - Ascott-under-Wychwood - Moreton-in-Marsh - Evesham - Norton Jn - Worcester Shrub Hill - (reverse of outward route) - Tyseley Warwick Road

Notes : 
(1) Tour postponed from 12/10/13, for reason unknown.

Source : Nick Bartlett

Timings (Booked & actual)
(from Realtime Trains)

Location Booked Actual
Tyseley Warwick Road 07.40d 07.40
Small Heath South Jn 07/47 07/46
Birmingham Moor Street 07/52 [P2] 07/52
Birmingham Snow Hill 07.54a ~ 07.58d [P2] 07.54 ~ 07.57
Jewellery Quarter 08/01 [P1] 07/59
Smethwick Galton Bridge 08/07 [P1] 08/07
Smethwick Jn 08/08 08/08
Rowley Regis 08/14 08/13
Stourbridge Junction 08.24a ~ 08.29d [P3] 08.22 ~ 08.27
Blakedown 08/36 08/32
Kidderminster 08/39 [P2] 08/35
Hartlebury 08/43 08/39
Droitwich Spa 08/50 08/47
Tunnel Jn 09/04 08/57
Worcester Shrub Hill 09w07a ~ 09w21d [P2] 09.05 ~ 09.21
Norton Jn 09/27 09/28
Abbotswood Jn 09/28 09/28
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury 09/39 [P2] 09/39
Cheltenham Spa 09/46 [P1] 09/44
Barnwood Jn 09/53 09/51
Gloucester Yard Jn 09.55 ~ 10.01 ? ~ 10.00
Standish Jn 10/11 10/09
St Mary's LC 10/22 10/19
Kemble 10/33 [P1] 10/28
Loco Yard Jn 10/47 10/47
Swindon 10/49 [P1] 10/49 [P1]
Uffington 11/00 11/00
Challow 11/03 11/01
Wantage Road 11/07 11/05
Foxhall Jn 11/15 11/11
Didcot North Jn 11/18 11/20
Kennington Jn 11/25 11/29
Oxford U&DPL 11.29 ~ 11.46 ?
Oxford 11.48a [P1] ~ 15.26d [P1] 11.45 [P?] ~ 15.26 [P1]
Oxford North Jn 15.30 ~ 15.43 ? ~ 15.40
Wolvercote Jn 15/50 15/44
Charlbury 16/02 ?
Ascott-under-Wychwod 16/06 [P1] 16/00
Moreton-in-Marsh 16/19 [P1] 16/14
Honeybourne 16/30 [P1] ?
Evesham 16/39 16/39
Norton Jn 16/51 16/51
Worcester Shrub Hill 16.57a ~ 17.00d [P1] 16.57 ~ 17.00
Tunnel Jn 17/02 17/02
Droitwich Spa 17/10 17/09
Hartlebury 17/16 17/14
Kidderminster 17/20 [P1] 17/18
Blakedown 17/24 17/21
Stourbridge Junction 17.29a ~ 17.32d [P2] 17.27 ~ 17.28 [P2]
Rowley Regis 17/44 17/45
Smethwick Jn 17/49 17/50
Smethwick Galton Bridge 17/50 [P2] 17/50
Jewellery Quarter 17/56 [P2] 17/57
Birmingham Snow Hill 18.00a ~ 18.02d [P3] 18.00 ~ 18.02
Birmingham Moor Street 18/04 [P1] 18/04 [P1]
Small Heath South Jn 18/10 18/10
Tyseley Warwick Road 18.17a 18.15


Associated E.C.S. Workings

5Z53 : (5043) : Oxford to Oxford U&DPL
5Z54 : (5043) : Oxford U&DPL to Oxford

Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Oxford 11.56d [P1] 15.22a [P1]
Oxford U&DPL 11.59a 15.19d


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