23rd June 1957
G.R. Lockie / British Rail
The Riverside Special
|Loco Used||32331 'Beattie'|
Route : at least SPL107
|32331||London Bridge - Peckham Rye - Tulse Hill - Streatham - Wimbledon - Surbiton - Weybridge - Addlestone Jn - Virginia Water - (via Staines west curve) - Windsor & Eton Riverside|
|32331||Windsor & Eton Riverside - (reverse of outward route) - London Bridge|
(1) Route confirmation required - above is from advertised timings. Run in conjunction with the Ramblers' Association Rally being held at Longmead, Runnymeads Pleasure Park. A number of optional conducted rambling parties were arranged in association with the excursion, with river trips for some of them at extra fares. A stop was also made at Chertsey to make a connection with Salter Bros' morning upstream steamer, for this purpose.
Sources : John Clifford
& Steve Armitage
32331 at Streatham (photo: The John Debens Collection)
From John Debens ticket collection.
A different ticket, from Andrew Fairholm.
Timings (Advertised Only)
(from John Debens)
|Location||Advertised (out)||Advertised (rtn)|
|Peckham Rye||??.??a ~ 09.36d||21.13a ~ ??.??d|
|Tulse Hill||??.??a ~ 09.44d||21.06a ~ ??.??d|
|Streatham||??.??a ~ 09.49d||21.00a ~ ??.??d|
|Wimbledon||??.??a ~ 09.59d||20.48a ~ ??.??d|
|Surbiton||??.??a ~ 10.08d||20.36a ~ ??.??d|
|Chertsey||10.24a ~ ??.??d||?|
|Virginia Water||10.29a ~ ??.??d||??.??a ~ 20.14d|
|Egham||10.35a ~ ??.??d||??.??a ~ 20.10d|
|Datchet||10.50a ~ ??.??d||??.??a ~ 19.54d|
|Windsor and Eton Riverside||10.55a||19.50d|
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