5th December 2015

Steam Dreams
The Cathedrals Express

Loco Used 86259 'Les Ross' // 'Peter Pan'
Stock Used 5222+5216+9104+13440+5237+5236+1666+99352+3093+99371

Route :
1Z86 : London Euston to Appleby
1Z87 : Appleby to London Euston

Loco Route
86259 London Euston - (via WCML, Weedon & Trent Valley) - Crewe - Preston - Carnforth U&DGL
86259 Farington Jn - (via WCML, Trent Valley & Weedon?) (4) - London Euston

Notes :
(1) Tour postponed from 16/05/15.
(2) Due to severe flooding caused by 'Storm Desmond', the tour terminated at Carnforth and returned to Euston.
(3) This tour was due to be hauled by 45699 'Galatea' from Carnforth via Shap, Upperby, Appleby, Hellifield and Blackburn to Farington Jn.
(4) Confirmation required - did the return leg run via Weedon or Northampton?

Source : Nick Bartlett

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Realtime Trains)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Revised Actual
London Euston 07.10d [P14] 07.10   22.34a [P1] 16.13a 18.56 [P1]
Camden South Jn 07/13 [E] 07/12   22/30 [B] 16/10 18/53
Camden Jn 07/13 [DF] 07/13   22/29 [B] 16/09 18/52
Willesden West London Jn 07/16 [DF] 07/17   22/22 [US] 16/06 18/48
Wembley Central 07/18 07/19   22/18 16/04 18/46
Harrow & Wealdstone 07/20 [DF] 07/21   22/14 [US] 16/02 18/43
Watford Junction 07/24 [P6] [DF] 07/25   22.03a ~ 22.07d [P9] [US] 15/58 18/34
Bourne End Jn 07/29 [DF] 07/30   21/56 [US] 15/54 18/21
Tring 07/33 [P1] [DF] 07/35   21*43 ~ 21*50 [P4] [US] 15/50 18/14
Ledburn Jn 07/37 [DF] 07/38   21/35 [US] 15/46 18/10
Bletchley 07/43 [P1] [DF] 07/45   21/28 [P4] [US] 15/40 18/04
Milton Keynes Central 07.46a ~ 07.54d [P5] [DF] 07.49 ~ 07.55   21.21a ~ 21.24d [P2] [US] 15.28a ~ 15.37d 17.57 ~ 17.59
Hanslope Jn 08/05 [DF] 08/05   21/15 [UF-US] 15/18 17/46
Weedon 08/13 08/14   21/06 15/10 DIV?
Hillmorton Jn 08/21 08/23   20/57 15/01 16/53
Rugby 08.23a ~ 08.28d [P1] 08.26 ~ 08.28   20.52a ~ 20.55d [P5] 14.54a ~ 14.59d 16.42 ~ 16.50
Trent Valley Jn 08/30 [DF] 08/30   20/50 [US] 14/52 16/40
Newbold Jn 08/31 08/31   20/47 ? ?
Brinklow 08/35 [DF] 08/34   ? 14/47 16/34
Attleborough Jn 08/41 [DF] 08/39   ? 14/41 ?
Nuneaton 08/43 [P3] [DF] 08/40   20/36 [P4] [UF] 14/40 16/23
Amington Jn 08/52 [DF] 08/48   20/27 [UF] 14/31 16/13
Lichfield Trent Valley 08.57a ~ 08.59d [P1] 08.54 ~ 08.59 [P1]   20.13a ~ 20.16d [P2] 14.24a ~ 14.26d 16.03 ~ 16.06
Lichfield North Jn 09/00 [DF] 09/00   20/11 [UF] 14/23 16/01
Rugeley North Jn 09/05 [DF] 09/05   20/05 [UF] 14/18 15/55
Colwich 09/08 [DF] 09/07   20/03 [UF] 14/14 15/54
Stafford No.4 Jn 09/15 ?   19/56 [US-UF] ? ?
Stafford 09/15 [DF] 09/14 [DF]   19/55 [P4] 14/08 15/46?
Norton Bridge 09/18 [DF] 09/19   19/50 [US] 14/04 15/40
Madeley 09/25 [DF] 09/27   19/40 [US] 13/57 15/32
Basford Hall Jn 09/30 ?   19/35 [US] 13/52 15/28
Crewe 09.35a ~ 09.38d [P6] 09.35 ~ 09.39   19.28a ~ 19.31d [P11] 13.44a ~ 13.47d 15.07 ~ 15.24 [P12]
Crewe Coal Yard 09/41 09/41   19/26 13/42 ?
Winsford 09/46 09/47   19/17 13/36 14/56
Hartford Jn 09/49 09/50   19/14 13/33 14/49
Acton Bridge 09/50 09/51   19/13 13/32 14/45
Weaver Jn 09/52 09/53   19/11 13/30 14/40
Acton Grange Jn 09/55 09/56   19/05 13/27 14/36
Warrington Bank Quay 09/57 [P3] 09/58   19/03 [P2] 13/25 14/35
Dallam Jn 09/58 09/58   19/02 13/24 ?
Winwick Jn 10/00 10/00   19/01 13/23 14/32
Golborne Jn 10/02 10/02   18/59 13/21 14/30
Springs Branch Jn 10/06 10/06   18/56 13/16 14/27
Wigan South Jn 10/07 ?   18/56 13/16 ?
Wigan North Western 10/07 [P5] 10/07   18/55 [P4] 13/15 14/27
Balshaw Lane Jn 10/16 10/13   18/47 13/07 14/21
Euxton Jn 10/17 10/15   18/46 [UF] 13/06 14/19
Farington Jn 10/19 10/17   18L11a ~ 18L41d ? ?
Preston 10.23a ~ 10.27d [P3] 10.26 ~ 10.31 [P4]   DIV 12.56a ~ 13.00d 13.44 ~ 14.12 [P6]
Garstang & Catteral 10/35 10/40   DIV 12/48 13/33
Lancaster 10/43 [DF] 11/29?   DIV 12/39 13/09
Morecambe South Jn 10/44 12/08?   DIV 12/38 12/53
Carnforth [U&DGL] 10L52a ~ 11L23d 12.16   DIV 12.30d 12.47

 

Location Booked Actual
Carnforth North Jn 11/26 CAN
Oxenholme Lake District 11/42 [P2] CAN
Tebay 11/59 CAN
Shap Summit 12/05 CAN
Penrith North Lakes 12/21 [P2] CAN
Upperby Bridge Jn 12/39 CAN
Upperby Jn 12.44 ~ 13.05 [GL] CAN
London Road Jn 13/11 CAN
Petteril Bridge Jn 13/13 CAN
How & Co Siding 13/22 CAN
Low House Crossing SB 13/28 CAN
Lazonby & Kirkoswald 13/37 CAN
Culgaith SB 13/47 CAN
Kirkby Thore SB 13/51 CAN
Appleby 13.58a ~ 15.32d CAN
Ormside 15/40 CAN
Crosby Garrett 15/47 CAN
Kirkby Stephen 15/51 CAN
Mallerstang 15/58 CAN
Ais Gill Summit 16/04 CAN
Garsdale 16/07 CAN
Blea Moor 16/19 CAN
Ribblehead 16/23 CAN
Helwith Bridge 16/30 CAN
Settle Jn 16/36 CAN
Hellifield [Up Goods Loop] 16w43 ~ 17w00 CAN
Hellifield 17/01 CAN
Horrocksford Jn 17/21 CAN
Clitheroe 17/24 [P1] CAN
Langho 17/35 [P1] CAN
Daisyfield Jn 17/46 CAN
Blackburn 17.49a ~ 17.52d [P4] CAN
Lostock Hall Jn 18/07 CAN

Timings continue in first table.

Associated E.C.S. & Light Engine Moves

5Z86 : (37518 + tour stock) : Southall to London Euston

Location Booked (out)
Southall Depot 05.25d
Southall Yard 05.35 ~ 05.50
Southall East Jn 05/51
West Ealing 05/53
Acton West 05/59
Acton Main Line 06/02
Acton Wells Jn 06/04
Willesden SW Sidings 06.07 ~ 06.18
Willesden West London Jn 06/21
Camden Jn 06/28
Camden South Jn 06/29
London Euston 06.32a [P14]

0Z87 : (86259) : Carnforth to Farington Jn (cancelled)

Location Booked
Carnforth [U&DGL] 11.02d
Carnforth 11/07
Carnforth H.S. 11.10 ~ 11.51
Carnforth 11/55
Morecambe South Jn 12/02
Lancaster 12/04
Preston 12.39 ~ 17.31
Farington Curve Jn 17/37
Farington Jn 17.40a

06/12/15 : 
5Z90 : (37518? + tour stock) : London Euston to Willesden Brent Sidings

Location Booked (rtn)
London Euston 10.33d [P1]
Camden South Jn 10/37
Camden Jn 10/38
Willesden West London Jn 11/11
Harlesden Jn 11/13
Willesden Brent Sidings 11.18a


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