16th September 1995
Route :1Z70 throughout
|47746||Carlisle - Penrith - Oxenholme - Lancaster - Preston - Wigan North Western - Warrington Bank Quay - Crewe - Stafford - Bushbury Jn - Perry Barr North Jn - Perry Barr West Jn - Soho East Jn - Soho South Jn - Birmingham New Street (1) - Proof House Jn - Bordesley Jn - King's Norton - Barnt Green - Bromsgrove - Cheltenham Spa - Bristol Temple Meads (2) - Bedminster - Plymouth|
|47746||Plymouth - (reverse of outward route) - King's Norton - Selly Oak - Birmingham New Street - Proof House Jn - Aston - Perry Barr North Jn - (reverse of outward route) - Carlisle|
(1) Train was held for a long time awaiting a guard who had been delayed by a level crossing incident near Ashchurch.
(2) some passengers were due to be set down at Bristol Temple Meads but we were signalled onto one of the through roads so they had to stay aboard until Bedminster and return from there by service train (formed of unit 143619).
Sources : Alex Cunningham & Derek Thompson
Timings (Booked Only)
(from Alex Cunningham)
|Location||Booked (out)||Booked (rtn)|
|Penrith||??.??a ~ 06.14d||?|
|Oxenholme||??.??a ~ 06.44d||?|
|Lancaster||??.??a ~ 07.01d||?|
|Preston||??.??a ~ 07.31d||?|
|Wigan North Western||??.??a ~ 07.58d||?|
|Warrington Bank Quay||??.??a ~ 08.11d||?|
|Crewe||??.??a ~ 08.40d||?|
|Bristol Temple Meads||??.??a ~ ??.??d||?|
Back to "The Railtour Files"