20th July 1985
Bournemouth Centenary Express
|EMUs Used||417 & 3001|
1Z20 : London Waterloo to Bournemouth
1Z23 : Bournemouth to London Waterloo
|as listed||London Waterloo - Clapham Junction - Surbiton - Woking - Basingstoke - Winchester - Eastleigh - Southampton - Brockenhurst - Bournemouth|
|as listed||Bournemouth - (reverse of outward route) - London Waterloo|
(1) This was a special non-stop run to celebrate the centenary of Bournemouth Central Station, which opened on 20/07/1885. The run from Waterloo to Bournemouth took 83 minutes 25 seconds. Driver Peter Guy, Guard A.E. King. A gala was held in the upside station car park, which included Trolley Buses, Traction Engines and Vintage vehicles.
Source : Nick Bartlett (on the train from Waterloo
to Bournemouth) & Chris Ellis
Timings (Booked Only)
(from Chris Ellis)
|Location||Booked (out)||Booked (rtn)|
|Worting Jn||10/11½||17/49½ [UF]|
|Northam Jn||10/32 [DF]||17/21½|
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