1st February 1992

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
The Sheringham Flyer
125 Special (no.80)

HST Used 43051 & 43067
Stock Used 44051+42153+42152+42151+40733+41046+41078+40501+41077

Route : 1Z36 throughout

HST Route
as listed London St Pancras - (via MML) - Syston South Jn - Syston East Jn - Melton Mowbray - Stamford - Peterborough - Whittlesea - March - Ely West Jn - Ely North Jn - Thetford - Wymondham - Norwich
as listed Norwich - Whitlingham Jn - North Walsham - Cromer
as listed Cromer - Sheringham
as listed Sheringham - Cromer
as listed Cromer - (reverse of outward route) - Norwich
as listed Norwich - (reverse of outward route) - London St Pancras

Notes :
(1) Passengers were able to take a round trip on the North Norfolk Railway, two trains ran, train A hauled by Hunslet 0-6-0 'Ring Haw' and train B hauled by class 27, D5386.
(2) Route confirmation required - above is taken from booked timings.

Sources : Gary Thornton (from brochure listing of 125 specials), John Harrup & Des Harris

Timings (Booked Only)
(from John Harrup)

M.C Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
0.00 St Pancras 07.35d 21.39a
4.00 West Hampstead 07/40 21/32
6.79 Hendon 07/42 21/29
19.71 St Albans 07.51a ~ 07.52d 21.17a ~ 21.18d
30.19 Luton 08.01a ~ 08.02d 21.07a ~ 21.08d
49.65 Bedford 08.17a ~ 08.18d 20.51a ~ 20.52d
56.45 Sharnbrook 08/24 20/42
65.11 Wellingborough 08.30a ~ 08.31d 20.33a ~ 20.34d
72.01 Kettering 08.38a ~ 08.39d 20.2?a ~ 20.27d
82.74 Market Harborough 08/47 20/1?
95.71 Wigston North Jn 08/56 20/11
99.07 Leicester 08.59a ~ 09.00d 20.06a ~ 20.07d
103.78 Syston South Jn 09/06 19/58
104.22 Syston East Jn 09/07 19/56
114.04 Melton Mowbray 09/17 19/44
129.03 Manton Jn 09/32 19/28
135.63 Ketton 09/38 19/21
145.74 Helpston 09/49 19/12
151.36 Peterborough 09c59 ~ 10c01 19c04 ~ 19c06
157.45 Whittlesea 10/08 18/54
166.30 March 10/17 18/44
179.67 Ely West Jn 10/32 18/28
180.72 Ely North Jn 10/35 18/25
186.25 Shippea Hill 10/43 18/15
195.32 Brandon 10/54 18/04
202.50 Thetford 11/01 17/57
217.19 Attleborough 11/14 17/44
222.72 Wymondham 11/17 17/39
232.00 Trowse Lower Jn 11/31 17/27
233.09 Norwich 11.45a ~ 12.05d 16.45a ~ 17.25d
235.0 Whitlingham Jn 12/09 16/37
241.70 Hoveton & Wroxham 12t22 ~ 12t24 16t23 ~ 16t24
249.04 North Walsham 12t37 ~ 12t38 19t07 ~ 16t10
259.55 Cromer 12.56a ~ 13.03d 15.40a ~ 15.48d
263.36 Sheringham 13.12a 15.30d

N.N.R. Trains

  Train A   Train B
Location Booked (out) Booked (rtn)   Booked (out) Booked (rtn)
Sheringham 13.30d 14.43a   14.15d 15.13a
Weybourne 13.43a ~ 13.45d 14.11a ~ 14.30d   14.28a ~ 14.30d 14.56a ~ 15.00d
Holt 13.54a 14.02d   14.39a 14.47d


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