27th August 2017

S.R.P.S. Railtours
The Forth Bridge & Borders Steam Special

Locos Used 37685 'Loch Arkaig' & steam: 44871
Stock Used 99035+4831+1859+4856+5028+21241+1730+3115+3096+3150+13230

Route: 
1Z44 : Linlithgow to Tweedbank
1Z46 : Tweedbank to Linlithgow

Loco(s) Route
44871 (1) Linlithgow - Winchburgh Jn - Dalmeny Jn - Inverkeithing - Dunfermline Town - Cowdenbeath - Cardenden - Glenrothes with Thornton - Thornton South Jn - Kirkcaldy - Burntisland - Dalgety Bay - Inverkeithing - Dalmeny Jn - Haymarket - Edinburgh Waverley - Portobello Jn - Newcraighall - Shawfair - Eskbank - Newtongrange - Stow - Galashiels - Tweedbank
37685 (2) Tweedbank - Galashiels - Stow - Newtongrange - Eskbank - Shawfair - Newcraighall - Niddrie West Jn
44871 (1) Niddrie West Jn - Portobello Jn - Edinburgh Waverley - (reverse of outward route) - Linlithgow

Notes :
(1) 37685 on rear.
(2) 44871 on rear.

Source : Nick Bartlett

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Realtime Trains)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Linlithgow 08.53d [P1] 09.15   20.05a [P2] 20.03
Winchburgh Jn 09/00 09/22   19/59 19/56
Dalmeny Jn 09/37 09/47   18/53 18/52
Inverkeithing 09/49 [P2] 10/15   18/43 [P1] 18/43
Dunfermline Town 09.56a ~ 09.58d [P2] 10.21 ~ 10.29   18.26a ~ 18.30d [P1] 18.12 ~ ?
Cowdenbeath 10/09 [P2] 10/39   18/06 [P1] 18/05
Cardenden 10/17 10/45   17/55 17/57
Glenrothes with Thornton 10/27 10/52   17/44 17/50
Thornton South Jn 10/29 10/54   17/40 17/48
Kirkcaldy 10.37a ~ 10.39d [P1] 11.01 ~ 11.04   17.31a ~ 17.34d [P2] 17.36 ~ ?
Burntisland 10/48 11/14   17/24 17/27
Dalgety Bay 10.58a ~ 11.00d [P1] 11.22 ~ 11.26   17.15a ~ 17.18d [P2] 17.14 ~ 17.15
Inverkeithing 11/05 [P1] 11/28   17/13 [P2] 17/12
Dalmeny Jn 11/14 11/34   17/03 17/06
South Gyle 11/20 11/40   16/57 17/00
Haymarket West Jn 11/23 11/42   16/55 16/57
Haymarket 11/24 [P1] 11/45   16/53 [P2] 16/56
Princes Street Gardens 11/27 [Z] ?   16/51 [Z] 16/54
Edinburgh Waverley 11.29a ~ 11.36d [P1] 11.49 ~ 11.56   16.45a ~ 16.49d [P20] 16.49 ~ 16.52
Abbeyhill Jn 11/38 ?   16/43 ?
Craigentinny Jn 11/39 ?   16/41 ?
Portobello Jn 11/42 12/03   16/39 16/39
Niddrie West Jn - -   16.24 ~ 16.30 ? ~ 16.29
Niddrie South Jn 11/46 ?   16/21 ?
Newcraighall 11/47 12/07   16/20 16/27
Shawfair 11/49 ?   16/16 ?
King's Gate Jn 11/52 12/13   16/12 16/07
Eskbank 11/54 ?   16/11 ?
Newtongrange 11/56 ?   16/09 ?
Gorebridge 12/00 ?   16/07 ?
Fushiebridge Jn 12/01 12/20   16/05 16/01
Tynehead Jn 12/11 12/25   15/51 15/56
Galabank Jn 12/28 12/40   15/34 15/39
Stow 12/29 ?   15/32 ?
Bowland Jn 12/37 12/46   15/26 15/32
Galashiels 12.44a ~ 12.46d ?   15.17a ~ 15.19d ?
Tweedbank 12.52a [P2] 12.59   15.11d [P2] 15.17


Associated E.C.S. & Light Engine Moves

5Z44 : (44871 with 37685 on rear) : Bo'ness Jn Exchange Siding to Linlithgow

Location Booked
Bo'ness Jn Exchange Siding 08.23d
Bo'ness GF 08.33 ~ 08.38
Linlithgow 08.45a [P1]

5Z46 : (44871 with 37685 on rear) : Linlithgow to Grangemouth Jn
5Z46 : (37685 with 44871 on rear) : Grangemouth Jn to Bo'ness GF
5Z46 : (44871 with 37685 on rear) : Bo'ness GF to Bo'ness Jn Exchange Siding

Location Booked
Linlithgow 20.13d [P2]
Polmont 20/18
Grangemouth Jn 20.23 ~ 20.40
Polmont 20/57
Bo'ness GF 21.03 ~ 21.08
Bo'ness Jn Exchange Siding 21.18a


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