12th November 1977

M. & G.N.J.R.S.
Clydeside Express

Loco Used 86017

Route :

Loco Route
86017 London Euston - (via WCML, Northampton, Trent Valley) (1) - Glasgow Central
86017 London Euston - (via WCML, Trent Valley, Weedon) - Glasgow Central

Notes :
(1) Diverted via Northampton due to overhead line damage as a result of gales.

Source : Alan Osborn (on the train throughout)

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Alan Osborn)

Location Booked Actual   Booked Actual
Euston 06.45d 06.45   22.51a 23.19
Willesden Junction 06/51 06/52   ? ?
Harrow & Wealdstone 06.57a ~ 06.58d 06.57 ~ 06.59   22.32a ~ 22.34 23.04 ~ 23.05
Watford Junction 07.05a ~ 07.06d 07.06 ~ 07.08   22.25a ~ 22.26d 22.56 ~ 22.57
Tring 07/17 07/20   22/15 22/44
Bletchley 07.27a ~ 07.28d 07.34 ~ 07.38   22.03a ~ 22.04d 22.28 ~ 22.31
Weedon ??/?? DIV   ??/?? ??/??
Northampton DIV ??/??  
Rugby 07.58a ~ 08.00d 08.20 ~ 08.22   21.29a ~ 21.37d 21.54 ~ 22.00
Nuneaton 08/11 08/33   21/15 21/42
Tamworth 08/19 08/42   21/07 21/30
Lichfield TV 08/23 08/47   21/03 21/27
Stafford 08/38 08/59   20/52 21/10
Norton Bridge 08/42 09/03   ? ?
Crewe 08.58a ~ 09.00d 09.20 ~ 09.22   20.31a ~ 20.34d 20.22 ~ 20.44
Weaver Jn 09/13 09/36   20/16 20/16
Warrington Bank Quay 09/18 09/44   20/11 20/07
Wigan North Western 09/27 09/54   20/03 19/58
Preston 09/43 10/07   19/52 19/46
Lancaster 09/59 10/26   ? ?
Carnforth 10/03 10/31   18/32 19/23
Oxenholme 10/12 10/41   19/28 19/13
Penrith 10/37 11/09   18/56 18/49
Carlisle 10c55 ~ 10c57 11.23 ~ 11.25   18c40 ~ 18c41 18.32 ~ 18.34
Lockerbie 11/17 11/46   18/16 18/12
Carstairs 11/55 12/21   17/40 17/39
Motherwell 12/10 12/34   17/25 17/25
Rutherglen 12/20 12/44   17/17 17/16
Glasgow Central 12.27a 12.50   17.10d 17.10


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