3rd December 1988

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
The Red Dragon

Loco(s) Used at least 47659
Stock Used 17023+3140+3143+3149+3150+3123+1666+3148+1644+3132

Route :

Traction Route
?????

London Paddington - Swindon - Stroud - Gloucester - Lydney - Severn Tunnel Junction - Newport - Cardiff Central - Barry - Bridgend - Court Sart Jn - Jersey Marine North Jn - Felin Fran - Morlais Jn - Llanelli - Kidwelly - Carmarthen

[buses] Carmarthen - Gwili Railway
steam 7828 'Odney Manor' 2x round trips
[buses] Gwili Railway - Carmarthen
????? Carmarthen - (?reverse of outward route?) - Severn Tunnel Junction - Pilning - Filton Jn - Stapleton Road - North Somerset Jn - Bath Spa - Trowbridge - Heywood Road Jn - Bedwyn - Southcote Jn - Reading - Acton Main Line - Acton Wells Jn - Neasden Jn - Dudding Hill Jn - Cricklewood Curve Jn - London St Pancras

Notes :
(1) Seen passing through Reading at 08/58 hauled by 47659 - was this loco used throughout?

Sources : David Morgan, Chris Bracey & 'Dr Jim'

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