27th December 1986

F. and W. Railtours
The Festive Fiddler

Locos Used 33034, 45104, 47513, 50011 & 50027

Route :

Loco(s) Route
50011 + 50027 Plymouth - Exeter St Davids - Taunton - Bristol Temple Meads
45104 Bristol Temple Meads - Gloucester - Stroud - Swindon - Reading - Hanwell Junction - Drayton Green Jn - Greenford South Jn - Greenford East Jn - (via Old Oak Common Flyover) - London Paddington [Parcels Platform 1A]
45104 London Paddington - Greenford East Jn - Greenford South Jn - Drayton Green Jn - West Ealing Jn - Old Oak East Jn - North Pole Jn - Kensington Olympia Factory Jn Brixton Herne Hill Crystal Palace Norwood Junction South Croydon Oxted Eridge Uckfield
45104 Uckfield Eridge Oxted
33034 Oxted South Croydon Norwood Junction
45104 Norwood Junction West Croydon Mitcham Junction Wimbledon Streatham South Jn - Streatham North Jn Balham Clapham Junction - North Pole Junction - Old Oak East Jn - Swindon (put on through road and ended up reversing before running into a platform road) - Stroud - Gloucester - Bristol Temple Meads
47513 Bristol Temple Meads - Taunton - Exeter St Davids - Plymouth

Sources : Andy Dunnett (joined/left train at Taunton),
Neil Vallender & Ian Monkton (joined/left train at
Taunton)

Photo Review


45104 running round at London Paddington (photo: Carl Nattress)


John Broderick's ticket.


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