20th September 2014

Cotswold Line Promotion Group
The Costwold - South Devon Express

HST Used 43027 & 43135
Stock Used eight-car mark 3 HST rake

Route : 
1Z11 : Worcester Shrub Hill to Plymouth
1Z12 : Plymouth to Worcester Shrub Hill

HST Route
as listed Worcester Shrub Hill - Norton Jn - Pershore - Moreton-in-Marsh - Wolvercot Jn - Oxford - Didcot North Jn - Foxhall Jn - Swindon - Wootton Bassett Jn - Chippenham - Thingley Jn - Melksham - Trowbridge - Westbury - (via Frome station avoiding line) - Castle Cary - Taunton - Cogload Jn - Exeter St Davids - Dawlish - Newton Abbot - Totnes - Plymouth
as listed Plymouth - (reverse of outward route) - Cogload Jn - Bridgwater - Uphill Jn - Worle Jn - Bristol Temple Meads - North Somerset Jn - Bath Spa - Thingley Jn - (reverse of outward route) - Worcester Shrub Hill

Source : Gareth Kelly

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Gareth Kelly)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Worcester Shrub Hill 07.32d 07.32   21.17a 21.20
Wylds Lane Jn 07/33 ?   21/16 ?
Norton Jn 07.36 ~ 07.40 07.37 ~ 07.41   21/12 21/12
Pershore 07.45a ~ 07.47d ?   21.03a ~ 21.06d ?
Evesham 07.54a ~ 07.56d 07.53 ~ 07.56   20.55a ~ 20.57d 20.55 ~ 20.59
Honeybourne 08.02a ~ 08.04d ?   20.45a ~ 20.48d ?
Moreton-in-Marsh 08.15a ~ 08.17d 08.15 ~ 08.17   20.32a ~ 20.35d 20.36 ~ 20.38
Kingham 08.24a ~ 08.26d ?   20.21a ~ 20.24d ?
Shipton 08.30a ~ 08.32d ?   20.14a ~ 20.17d ?
Ascott-under-Wychwood 08/34 08/34   20/12 20/19
Charlbury 08.38a ~ 08.41d ??.?? ~ 08.41   20.04a ~ 20.07d 20.12 ~ 20.15
Finstock 08/43 ?   20/02 ?
Combe 08/46 ?   19/59 ?
Hanborough 08.48a ~ 08.52d ?   19.55a ~ 19.57d ?
Wolvercot Jn 09/03 08/55   19/51 19/59
Oxford North Jn 09/08 08/57   19/48 19/58
Oxford 09.10a ~ 09.12d 09.12 ~ 09.16   19.45a ~ 19.47d 19.51 ~ 19.56
Oxford U&DPL 09.14 ~ 09.20 09.17 ~ 09.24   - -
Hinksey North 09/21 09/24   19/44 19/49
Hinksey South 09/22 09/27   19/43 19/48
Kennington Jn 09/22 09/27   19/42 19/48
Radley 09/26 09/29   19/40 19/46
Culham 09/29 09/31   19/38 19/44
Appleford 09/30 09/32   19/38 19/44
Didcot North Jn 09/32 09/33   19/37 19/42
Didcot West Curve Jn 09/33 09/34   19/36 19/41
Foxhall Jn 09/34 ?   19/35 19/40
Milton Jn 09/35 09/43   19/34 19/38
Steventon 09/37 09/44   19/33 19/37
Wantage Road 09/41 09/47   19/30 19/35
Challow 09.46 ~ 09.50 09/51   19/29 19/33
Uffington 09/53 09/53   19/28 19/32
Highworth Jn 10/00 09/59   19/22 19/26
Swindon 10.01 ~ 10.03 10.01 ~ 10.05   19.18 ~ 19.20 19.21 ~ 19.24
Rushley Platt 10/05 10/07   19/17 19/16
Wootton Bassett Jn 10/09 10/10   19/13 19/12
Dauntsey 10/13 10/12   19/10 19/10
Chippenham 10/18 10/16   19/07 19/06
Thingley East Jn 10/19 10/18   19/06 19/05
Thingley Jn 10/20 10/20   19/05 19/05

 

Location Booked Actual
Melksham 10/26 ?
Bradford Jn 10/32 10/30
Trowbridge 10/34 10/33
Hawkeridge Jn 10/40 10/39
Westbury 10/41 10/40
Fairwood Jn 10/43 10/43
Clink Road Jn 10/48 10/47
Blatchbridge Jn 10/53 10/51
East Somerset Jn 10/57 10/58
Bruton 11/02 11/03
Castle Cary 11/07 11/07
Somerton GF 11/14 ?
Athelney Crossing 11/19 11/19
Cogload Jn 11/21 11/21
Taunton 11/24 11/26
Norton Fitzwarren 11/25 11/28
Wellington Crossing 11/29 11/32
Whiteball 11/31 11/35
Tiverton Parkway 11/33 11/37
Tiverton Loop 11/34 11/39
Hele & Bradninch LC 11/38 11/43
Stoke Canon LC 11/41 11/46
Cowley Bridge Jn 11/43 11/49
Exeter St Davids 11.47a ~ 11.49d 11.53 ~ 11.55
Exeter St Thomas 11/51 11/57
Starcross 11/57 12/03
Dawlish Warren 11/59 12/04
Dawlish 12/00 12/06
Teignmouth 12.03a ~ 12.05d 12.09 ~ 12.11
Newton Abbot 12.11a ~ 12.13d 12.18 ~ 12.20
Newton Abbot West Jn 12/14 12/21
Dainton Tunnel 12/18 12/25
Totnes 12.24a ~ 12.26d 12.31 ~ 12.33
Aish Emergency Crossover 12/35 12/42
Ivybridge 12/39 12/46
Hemerdon 12/44 12/51
Tavistock Jn 12/48 12/54
Laira Jn 12/49 12/55
Lipson Jn 12/50 12/56
Plymouth 12.54a ~ 16.40d 13.01 ~ 16.45
Lipson Jn 16/43 16/48
Laira Jn 16/43 16/48
Tavistock Jn 16/44 16/49
Hemerdon 16/48 16/52
Ivybridge 16/53 16/57
Aish Emergency Crossover 16/57 17/01
Totnes 17.05a ~ 17.07d 17.10 ~ 17.12
Dainton Tunnel 17/14 17/18
Newton Abbot West Jn 17/17 17/22
Newton Abbot 17.18a ~ 17.20d 17.22 ~ 17.24
Teignmouth 17.26a ~ 17.28d 17.29 ~ 17.31
Dawlish 17/32 17/35
Dawlish Warren 17/34 17/36
Starcross 17/36 17/38
Exeter St Thomas 17/42 17/43
Exeter St Davids 17.44a ~ 17.46d 17.45 ~ 17.47
Cowley Bridge Jn 17/48 17/49
Stoke Canon LC 17/50 17/51
Hele & Bradninch LC 17/53 17/54
Tiverton Loop 17/57 17/58
Tiverton Parkway 17/58 17/59
Whiteball 18/00 18/01
Wellington Crossover 18/03 18/03
Norton Fitzwarren 18/06 18/07
Taunton 18/07 18/08
Cogload Jn 18/10 18/10
Bridgwater 18/14 18/15
Highbridge & Burnham 18/18 18/19
Brent Knoll 18/20 18/20
Uphill Jn 18/22 18/23
Worle Jn 18/24 18/24
Worle 18/25 18/25
Yatton 18/29 18/29
Nailsea & Backwell 18/33 18/34
Flax Bourton 18/35 18/38
Parson Street Jn 18/40 18/43
Parson Street 18/40 18/43
Bedminster 18/44 18/44
Bristol West Jn 18/47 18/45
Bristol Temple Meads 18/48 18/47
Bristol East Jn 18/49 18/48
North Somerset Jn 18/50 18/49
Keynsham 18/53 18/52
Twerton 18/56 18/55
Oldfield Park 18/57 18/56
Bath Spa 18/58 18/57
Bathampton Jn 19/00 19/00

Timings continue in first table.

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