11th December 2013
Railway Touring Company
The Christmas Sussex Belle
Tour cancelled, due to unavailable steam locomotive.
1Z54 : London Victoria to Eastbourne
1Z55 : Eastbourne to London Victoria
|Advertised Loco(s)||Advertised Route|
|steam: 34067 'Tangmere'||London Victoria - East Croydon - Redhill - Gatwick Airport - Three Bridges - Haywards Heath - Keymer Jn - Lewes - Eastbourne|
|Diesel Loco||Eastbourne - Bexhill - Hastings|
|steam: 34067 'Tangmere'||Hastings - Battle - Robertsbridge - Tunbridge Wells Central - Tonbridge - Sevenoaks - Bat & Ball - Otford - Swanley - ??? - London Victoria|
(1) This tour was advertised to be hauled by 34067 'Tangmere', but this had failed on 'The Capital Christmas Express' on 23/11/13. 34046 'Braunton' was then to substitute, but this was also unavailable.
Source : Nick Bartlett
Timings (Advertised Only)
(from Nick Bartlett)
|Location||Advertised (out)||Advertised (rtn)|
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