6th December 2016
The Cathedrals Express
Tour cancelled, due to unavailable steam loco, then failed diesel loco.
1Z80 : Horsham to Ely
1Z82 : Ely to Horsham
|Advertised Loco(s)||Advertised Route|
|Diesel Loco||Horsham - Dorking - Leatherhead - Epsom - Cheam - Sutton - Mitcham Junction - Streatham - Tulse Hill - Herne Hill - Brixton - Voltaire Road Jn - Factory Jn - Longhedge Jn - Latchmere Jn - Kensington Olympia - North Pole Jn - Mitre Bridge Jn - Willesden SW Sidings|
|steam: 6201 'Princess Elizabeth'||Willesden SW Sidings - Willesden Junction HL - Kensal Green Jn - Gospel Oak - Camden Road Jn - York Way North Jn - Copenhagen Jn - Holloway South Jn - Finsbury Park - Alexandra Palace - Potters Bar - Welwyn Garden City - Digswell Jn - Woolmer Green Jn - Stevenage - Hitchin - Letchworth - Royston - Shepreth Branch Jn - Cambridge - Ely|
|Diesel Loco||Ely - Cambridge - Shepreth Branch Jn - Audley End - Stansted Mountfitchet - Bishops Stortford - Harlow Town - Broxbourne - Cheshunt - Brimsdown - Tottenham South Jn - Coppermill Jn - Temple Mills East Jn - High Meads Jn - Lea Jn - Navarino Road Jn - Westbourne Road Jn - Camden Road Jn - Gospel Oak - Kensal Green Jn - Willesden Junction HL - Mitre Bridge Jn - North Pole Jn - Kensington Olympia - Latchmere Jn - Clapham Junction - Balham - Streatham South Jn - Mitcham Junction - (reverse of outward route) - Horsham|
(1) This tour was originally advertised to be hauled by 6201 'Princess Elizabeth', but this was unavailable. 46233 'Duchess of Sutherland' was to substitute, but was ruled out of gauge. The tour was then to be diesel hauled throughout, but this also failed, so the tour was cancelled.
Source : Nick Bartlett
Timings (Advertised Only)
(from Steam Dreams website)
|Location||Advertised (out)||Advertised (rtn)|
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