6th December 1986

Hertfordshire Railtours
Pullman Christmas Party

Locos Used 47???, 47415 & steam: 35028 'Clan Line'

Route : 1Z40 throughout

Loco Route
47415 Letchworth - (via ECML) - Freight Terminal Jn - Camden Road East Jn - Gospel Oak - Willesden Junction HL - Acton Wells Jn - Acton Main Line - Ealing Broadway - Drayton Green - Greenford South Jn - Greenford West Jn - Northolt Jn - West Ruislip
35028 West Ruislip - High Wycombe - Princes Risborough - Bicester - Aynho Jn - Banbury
47??? Banbury - Leamington Spa - Hatton West Jn - Bearley Jn - Stratford-upon-Avon
35028 Stratford-upon-Avon - (reverse of outward route) - West Ruislip
47415? West Ruislip - (reverse of outward route) - Acton Wells Jn - Dudding Hill Jn - Cricklewood Curve Jn - West Hampstead - Carlton Road Jn - Junction Road Jn - Upper Holloway - Harringay Park Jn - Alexandra Palace - (via ECML) - Letchworth

Notes :
(1) Route & loco confirmation required
- above is as booked. Two class 47s were used. It is understood that the same 47 (47415) hauled the first and last legs of the tour, but this does require confirming.


35028 at West Ruislip (photo: David Lodwick)

Sources : LASERman, Graeme Herrington & David Lodwick

Timings (Booked Only)
(from Graeme Herrington)

M.C Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn) M.C
0.00 Letchworth 08.12d 19.56a 282.42
2.56 Hitchin 08.17a ~ 08.18d 19.51a ~ 19.52d 279.66
7.05 Stevenage 08.26a ~ 08.27d 19.44a ~ 19.45d 275.37
10.57 Woolmer Green 08/32 ? ?
14.25 Welwyn Garden City 08.37a ~ 08.38d 19.35a ~ 19.36d 268.17
21.73 Potters Bar 08.49a ~ 08.50d 19.24a ~ 19.25d 260.49
29.52 Alexandra Palace 09/01 19.10a ~ 19.11d 252.70
32.09 Finsbury Park 09.06a ~ 09.08d - -
33.66 Freight Terminal Jn 09/15 - -
34.20 Camden Road East Jn 09/21 - -
35.56 Gospel Oak 09/26 - -
40.05 Willesden Junction HL 09c36 ~ 09c38 - -
- Sig K440 - 19c01 ~ 19c03 ?
- Harringay Park Jn - 18/56 250.79
- Upper Holloway - 18/53 249.64
- Junction Road Jn - 18/52 249.26
- Carlton Road Jn - 18/44 248.49
- West Hampstead - 18c36 ~ 18c38 246.62
- Cricklewood Curve Jn - 18/31 245.63
- Dudding Hill Jn - 18/28 244.59
40.70 Acton Wells Jn 09/41 18/21 241.62
41.42 Acton Main Line 09/46 18/16 241.10
42.77 Ealing Broadway 09c48 ~ 09c50 18c10 ~ 18c12 239.55
44.33 Drayton Green 09/53 18/07 238.19
45.71 Greenford South Jn 10/00 18/02 236.61
46.22 Greenford West Jn 10/01 18/01 236.30
48.67 Northolt Jn 10/07 17/58 233.65
50.55 West Ruislip 10L10 ~ 10L30 17L34 ~ 17L54 231.77
65.16 High Wycombe 10/52 17/06 217.36
73.37 Princes Risborough 11/12 16/46 209.15
92.03 Bicester 11/27 16/31 190.49
101.05 Aynho Jn 11/39 16/19 181.47
106.09 Banbury 11L48 ~ 12L03 15w40 ~ 16w10 176.43
126.18 Leamington Spa 12/22 15/08 156.34
132.07 Hatton 12/30 14/59 150.45
132.41 Hatton West Jn 12/32 14/57 150.11
137.45 Bearley Jn 12/39 14/47 145.07
141.26 Stratford-upon-Avon 12L44a 14L40d 141.26


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