3rd September 2016

Railway Touring Company
The Cumbrian Mountain Express

Locos Used 47237, 47760 & steam: 46115 'Scots Guardsman'
Stock Used (3) (80217)+9392+99327+4854+99318+99347+99348+99371+1961+99351+326

Route :
1Z54 : Crewe to Carlisle
1Z56 : Carlisle to Crewe

Loco(s) Route
47237 + 47760 (1) Crewe - Sandbach - Wilmslow - Cheadle Hulme - Stockport - Manchester Piccadilly - Manchester Oxford Road - Castlefield Jn - Ordsall Lane Jn - Salford Crescent - Bolton - Westhoughton - Crow Nest Jn - Hindley - Wigan North Western - Preston
46115 Preston - (via WCML) - Carlisle
46115 Carlisle - Currock Jn - Maryport - Workington - Whitehaven - Sellafield - Millom - Park South Jn - Barrow-in-Furness - Dalton Jn - Ulverston - Grange-over-Sands - Carnforth U&DGL
47760 + 47237 (2) Carnforth U&DGL - Lancaster - Preston - Wigan North Western - Lowton Jn - Parkside Jn - Eccles - Ordsall lane Jn - (reverse of outward route) - Crewe

Notes : 
(1) 47760 dead-in-tow?

(2) 47237 dead-in-tow?
(3)
80217 was only in the consist when 46115 was on the train.
(4) This tour was originally booked to run out via Shap and return via the S&C, however it was amended to run as shown, due to a landslip at Eden Brows near Armathwaite.

Source : Nick Bartlett

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Realtime Trains)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Crewe 06.42d [P6] 06.41   21.23a [P5] 21.29 [P5]
Sydney Bridge Jn 06/45 06/44   21/19 21/17
Sandbach 06/51 [P2] 06/48   21/14 [P1] 21/13
Alderley Edge 07/04 06/59   21/04 21/03
Wilmslow 07.07a ~ 07.10d [P3] 07.01 ~ 07.09   20.58a ~ 21.01d [P4] 20.58 ~ 21.00
Cheadle Hulme 07/16 [P1] 07/15   20/53 [P2] 20/52
Adswood Road Jn 07/18 07/16   20/49 20/49
Edgeley Jn No.1 07/20 07/18   20/43 20/44
Stockport 07.22a ~ 07.26d [P4] 07.21 ~ 07.26   20.32a ~ 20.42d [P1] 20.40 ~ 20.42
Heaton Norris Jn 07/29 07/28   20/30 20/38
Slade Lane Jn 07/32 07/32   20/26 20/34
Ardwick Jn 07/34 07/35   20/22 20/28
Manchester Piccadilly 07.37a ~ 07.40d [P14] 07.37 ~ 07.41 [P14]   20.15a ~ 20.20d [P13] 20.23 ~ 20.26
Manchester Oxford Road 07/42 [P2] 07/42   20/13 [P1] 20/21
Castlefield Jn 07/44 ?   20/11 ?
Ordsall Lane Jn 07/46 07/45   20/10 20/18
Salford Crescent 07/48 [P2] 07/47   - -
Bolton 08.04a ~ 08.07d [P4] 07.57 ~ 08.06   - -
Lostock Jn 08/14 08/11   - -
Westhoughton 08/22 ?   - -
Crow Nest Jn 08/32 08/18   - -
Hindley 08/33 08/19   - -
Eccles - -   20/05 20/15
Astley - -   20/00 20/10
Parkside Jn - -   19/53 20/03
Lowton Jn - -   19/52 ?
Golborne Jn - -   19/50 20/00
Springs Branch Jn - -   19/46 19/54
Wigan Station Jn 08/37 ?   19/45 ?
Wigan North Western 08.39a ~ 08.42d [P1] 08.25 ~ 08.44   19.42a ~ 19.44d [P4] 19.48 ~ 19.52
Balshaw Lane Jn 08/55 08/55   19/34 19/40
Euxton Jn 08/58 08/57   19/32 19/38
Farington Jn 09/01 08/58   19/29 19/35
Preston 09L06a ~ 10L10d [P4] 09.12 ~ 10.06 [P4]   19.23a ~ 19.25d [P4] 19.27 ~ 19.31
Garstang & Catteral 10/23 10/20   19/12 19/13
Lancaster 10/34 [DF] 10/31 [DF]   19/02 [UF] 19/02
Morecambe South Jn 10/36 10/32   19/00 18/59
Carnforth [U&DGL] 10w44 ~ 11w21 10.39 ~ 11.26   17L46 ~ 18L54 17.57 ~ 18.52

 

Location Booked Actual
Carnforth North Jn 11/23 11/29
Oxenholme Lake District 11/39 [P2] 11/47
Tebay 11/55 12/02
Shap Summit 12/01 ?
Penrith North Lakes 12/17 [P2] 12/21
Carlisle 12.37a [P3] ~14.06d [P3] 12.37 [P3] ~ 14.10 [P3]
Currock Jn 14/10 14/14
Wigton 14/24 14/31
Maryport 14/47 14/53
Workington 14/55 15/03
Parton North Jn 15/03 ?
Parton 15/11 ?
Whitehaven 15.15 ~ 15.17 15.20 ~ 15.23
St Bees 15t27 ~ 15t28 15.35 ~ 15.35
Sellafield 15w39 ~ 16w01 15.47 ~ 16.06
Drigg 16/08 16/13
Ravenglass 16/11 ?
Bootle 16/17 16/24
Millom 16/26 16/34
Foxfield 16/35 16/43
Askam 16/42 16/52
Park South Jn 16/48 16/56
Barrow-in-Furness 16/58 [P2] 17/05
Dalton Jn 17/06 ?
Ulverston 17/15 17/24
Grange-over-Sands 17/27 [P1] ?
Arnside 17/32 17/40
Carnforth 17/43 [P2] 17/53
Carnforth North Jn 17/44 17/55

Timings continue in first table.

Associated E.C.S. & Light Engine Workings

5Z53 : (46115 with 80217) : Carnforth to Preston

Location Booked
Carnforth Steamtown 07.33d
Carnforth H.S. 07.43 ~ 07.48
Carnforth 07/53
Carnforth North Jn 07/54
Morecambe South Jn 08/01
Lancaster 08/04
Garstang & Catteral 08/16
Preston 08.30 ~ 08.31
Farington Curve Jn 08/35
Farington Jn 08.38 ~ 08.41
Lostock Hall Jn 08.46 ~ 08.49
Farington Curve Jn 08/55
Preston 09.02a

5Z55 : (46115 with 80217) : Carlisle - Petteril Bridge Jn - Upperby - Carlisle
(loco turning trip)

Location Booked
Carlisle 12.50d [P3]
Carlisle Sig.CE335 12.51 ~ 12.53
Carlisle 12/54
London Road Jn 12/56
Petteril Bridge Jn 12.57 ~ 12.59
London Road Jn 13/00
Upperby Jn 13/04
Upperby 13.06 ~ 13.53 [UTGL]
Upperby Jn 13/55
Carlisle 13.57a [P3]


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