30th April 2017

Railway Touring Company
The Great Britain X (Day 2 of 9)

Locos Used 47746 'Chris Fudge' & steam: 45212 & 62005
Stock Used (3) (35517?)+(80220)+3136+99371+99712+99122+99348+99351+99125+99128+99723

Route : 1Z60 throughout

Loco(s) Route
45212 (1) Edinburgh Waverley - Haymarket - Dalmeny - Inverkeithing - Kirkcaldy - Thornton North Jn - Ladybank - Cupar - Leuchars - Dundee
47746 (2) Dundee - Errol - Perth - Perth South
45212 (1) Perth South - Perth
45212 + 62005 Perth - Pitlochry - Kingussie - Aviemore - Inverness

Notes : 
(1) 47746 on rear.
(2) 45212 on rear.
(3) 35517? was only in the consist between Edinburgh and Perth. 80220 was only in the consist between Perth and Inverness.
(4) This leg of the tour was originally advertised to be hauled by 70013 'Oliver Cromwell', but this was unavailable, so 60009 'Union of South Africa' was to substitute. However this had failed and was replaced by 45212 at short notice.

Source : Geoff Brockett (on the tour throughout)

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Geoff Brockett & Realtime Trains)

Location Booked Actual
Edinburgh Waverley 09.37d [P20] 09.36
Princes St Gardens 09/39 [Z] 09/39
Haymarket 09/41 [P2] 09/42
Haymarket West Jn 09/44 ?
Dalmeny Jn 09/52 09/51
Inverkeithing 10/05 [P2] 09/59
Burntisland 10/16 10/10
Kirkcaldy 10/25 [P2] 10/18
Thornton South Jn 10/32 10/25
Thornton North Jn 10/33 10/26
Thornton North Loop 10.35 ~ 10.55 [DPL] 10.28 ~ 10.49
Ladybank 11/05 [P2] 11/02
Cupar 11/11 11/09
Leuchars 11/19 [P2] 11/16
Tay Bridge South 11/28 11/24
Dundee Central Jn 11/33 11/31
Dundee 11.35a ~ 11.50d [P1] 11.34 ~ 11.50
Dundee Central Jn 11/52 11/53
Errol 12/04 12/05
Barnhill 12/14 12/18
Perth  12.19a ~ 12.20d [P1] 12.22 ~ 12.24 [P1] 
Perth South 12.22 ~ 12.35 12.27 ~ 12.29 [DM]
Perth 12.38a ~ 13.30d [P7] 12.32 ~ 13.38 [P7]
Stanley 13/41 13/51
Dunkeld & Birnam 13/53 [P1] 14/02
Pitlochry 14.10 ~ 14.23 14.22 ~ 14.27
Blair Atholl 14/43 14/44
Dalnacardoch 15/01 ?
Dalnaspidal 15/13 15/06
Dalwhinnie 15/26 15/17
Kingussie 15w45 ~ 16w20 [P1] 15.35 ~ 16.23
Kincraig 16.30 ~ 17.18 16.37 ~ 17.20 [Loop]
Aviemore 17/30 [P1] 17/32 [P1]
Carrbridge 17/45 [P2] 17/40
Slochd 17/58 17/49
Tomatin 18/02 17/54
Moy 18/06 18/00
Culloden 18/15 18/12
Cradlehall 18/20 18/19
Millburn Jn 18/24 18/21
Inverness 18.27a [P2] 18.24


Associated E.C.S. Workings

5Z59 : (47746 with 45212 on rear) : Bo'ness to Edinburgh Waverley

Location Booked
Bo'ness ?d
Bo'ness Exchange Siding ? ~ 08.35
Bo'ness GF 08.41 ~ 08.49
Linlithgow 08/51
Winchburgh Jn 08/57
Newbridge Jn 09/01
Haymarket West Jn 09/08
Haymarket 09/10
Princes Street Gardens 09/14
Edinburgh Waverley 09.16a [P1]


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