18th August 2016

West Coast Railways
The Scarborough Spa Express

Locos Used 37669, 47237 & steam: 48151
Stock Used (1) (99312)+99127+3136+99316+99371+99348+99347+99125+99318+4973+4854+99328+9392

Route :
1Z25 : Carnforth to Scarborough
1Z27 : Scarborough to Carnforth

Loco(s) Route
47237 (2) Carnforth - Lancaster - Preston - Farington Curve Jn - Blackburn - Accrington - Gannow Jn - Copy Pit - Hall Royd Jn - Hebden Bridge - Greetland Jn - Brighouse - Heaton Lodge East Jn - Mirfield East Jn - Wakefield Kirkgate - Normanton - Castleford - Milford Jn - Church Fenton - Colton Jn - York Holgate Sidings
48151 York Holgate Sidings - York - Malton - Seamer - Scarborough
48151 Scarborough - (reverse of outward route) - York Holgate Sidings
47237 (2) York Holgate Sidings - (reverse of outward route) - Carnforth

Notes :
(1) 99312 was only in the consist when 48151 was on the train.
(2) plus 37669 dead-in-tow.

Source : Joe Loughlin & Nick Bartlett

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Realtime Trains)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Carnforth 06.55d 06.54   22.22a 22.35
Carnforth North Jn 06/56 06/55   22/21 22/34
Morecambe South Jn 07/02 07/01   22/16 22/26
Lancaster 07.04a ~ 07.07d [P4] 07.04 ~ 07.07   22.11a ~ 22.13d [P3] 22.19 ~ 22.23 [P3]
Garstang & Catteral 07/20 07/19   22/01 22/08
Oxheys Goods Loop 07*31 ~ 07*43 ?   - -
Preston 07.47a ~ 08.08d [P4] 07.46 ~ 08.08 [P4]   21.45a ~ 21.51d [P5] 21.45 ~ 21.57 [P5]
Ribble Jn 08/09 ? [US]   21/43 ?
Farington Curve Jn 08/12 08/12   21/41 21/38
Lostock Hall Jn 08/15 08/15   21/30 21/35
Blackburn 08.37a ~ 08.40d [P2] 08.37 ~ ? [P2]   21.16a ~ 21.19d [P1] 21.21 ~ 21.24 [P1]
Daisyfield Jn 08/42 08/42   21/14 21/18
Accrington 08/48 [P1] 08/49 [P1]   21/04 [P2] 21/06 [P2]
Gannow Jn 08/56 08/59   20/56 20/58
Copy Pit 09/06 09/08   20/47 20/50
Hall Royd Jn 09/21 09/24   20/37 20/41
Hebden Bridge 09.27a ~ 09.29d [P2] 09.32 ~ 09.34 [P2]   20.27a ~ 20.30d [P1] 20.31 ~ 20.33 [P1]
Milner Royd Jn 09/37 09/41   20/20 20/20
Greetland Jn 09/39 09/43   20/16 20/16
Brighouse 09.45a ~ 09.48d [P1] 09.46 ~ 09.51   20.09a ~ 20.12d [P2] 20.06 ~ 20.12 [P2]
Bradley Wood Jn 09/51 09/52   20/06 20/03
Heaton Lodge East Jn 09/54 09/55   20/02 20/01
Mirfield East Jn 09/58 09/57   19/58 19/59
Horbury Jn 10/09 [FL] 10/04   19/48 [SL] 19/51
Wakefield Kirkgate 10.13a ~ 10.16d [P1] 10.08 ~ 10.13 [DS] [P1]   19.39a ~ 19.42d [P2] 19.38 ~ 19.42 [P2] [US]
Normanton 10/20 ?   19/33 ?
Altofts Jn 10/21 10/22   19/32 19/31
Castleford 10/25 [P1] 10/26 [P1]   19/28 19/27
Milford Jn 10/31 10/33   19/21 19/20
Church Fenton 10*37 ~ 10*39 [P3] [LSL] 10/37 [P2]   19/15 [P1] 19/14 [P1]
Colton South Jn 10/45 [LSL] ?   19/10 [NNL] 19/10
Colton Jn 10/46 [LSL] 10/43   19/09 [LSL] 19/08
York Holgate Sidings 10L54 ~ 11L42 10.50 ~ ??.?? [U/DHL]   18L22 ~ 19L02 18.29 ~ 19.02 [U/DHL]
York 11.45a ~ 11.49d [P5] 11.56 ~ 12.03 [P4]   18.15a ~ 18.19d [P5] 18.22 ~ 18.27 [P5]
Scarborough Bridge Jn 11/51 ?   18/14 ?
Malton 12/20 12/36   17/44 17/47
Seamer 12/45 12/59   17/22 17/22
Scarborough 12.54a [P1] 13.05 [P1]   17.15d [P1] 17.15 [P1]


Associated Light Engine & E.C.S Workings

5Z22 : (48151 with 99312) : York N.R.M. to York Holgate Sidings

Location Booked
York N.R.M. 10.50d
Fuelling Point 10.55 ~ 11.00
York 11.03 ~ 11.09 [P9]
York Holgate Sidings 11.12a

5Z23 : (48151 with 99312) : York Holgate Sidings to York N.R.M. 
(Loco turning trip)

Location Booked
York Holgate Sidings 18.37d
York Yard South Jn 18/39
York Yard North R.S. 18.45 ~ 18.48
York Thrall Turntable 18.52 ~ 19.27
York Yard North R.S. 19.31 ~ 19.34
York Yard South Jn 19/38
York Holgate Siding 19.41 ~ 19.52
York 19.55 ~ 20.00 [P11]
Fuelling Point 20.03 ~ 20.06
York N.R.M. 20.11a


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