24th November 1984

Hertfordshire Rail Tours
The Devon Quarryman

Locos Used 40086, 40118 & 81009
Stock Used 5365+5351+5370+13523+17134+1731+5517+5434+5549+5492

Route : 1Z26 throughout

Loco(s) Route
81009 London Euston - (WCML, Weedon) - Rugby - Coventry - Stechford - Proof House Jn - Birmingham New Street
40086 + 40118 Birmingham New Street - Proof House Jn - Bordesley Jn - Kings Norton - Stoke Works Jn - Abbotswood Jn - Cheltenham Spa - Barnwood Jn - Standish Jn - Yate - Westerleigh Jn - Stoke Gifford East Jn - (via Bristol Parkway goods lines) - Stoke Gifford West Jn - Hallen Marsh Jn - Clifton Downs - Stapleton Road - Dr Days Jn - North Somerset Jn - St Philip's Marsh - Bristol West Jn - Bridgwater - Taunton East Jn - (via Goods lines) - Silk Mill - Exeter St Davids
40118 + 40086 Exeter St Davids - Crediton - Meldon Quarry
40086 + 40118 Meldon Quarry - Crediton - Exeter St Davids
40118 + 40086 Exeter St Davids - Taunton - Bridgwater - Bristol Temple Meads - Stapleton Road - Filton Jn - Bristol Parkway - Westerleigh Jn - Yate - Standish Jn - Barnwood Jn - Cheltenham Spa - Abbotswood Jn - Stoke Works Jn - Kings Norton - Selly Oak - Birmingham New Street
81009 Birmingham New Street - (reverse of outward route) - London Euston

 Notes :
(1) This tour replaced HRT's 'Sugar Loaf Refiner' which was originally scheduled to run on this day.


40118 & 40086 at Exeter St Davids prior to the run to Meldon Quarry
(photo: Michael Croxford)

Sources : Si Carter (joined/left train at New Street), Adrian Nicholls,
Robin Addison (joined/left the train at Milton Keynes Central) & LASERman

Timings (Booked & Actual)
(from Robin Addison & LASERman)

Location

Booked

Actual

 

Booked

Actual

Euston

07.25d

07.32 [P12]

 

21.22a

22.48 [P5]

Willesden

07/32

07/39

 

21/14

22/41

Watford Jn

07.41a ~ 07.42d

07.48 ~ 07.50

 

20.59a ~ 21.01d

22.30 ~ 22.31

Tring

07/53

08/02

 

20/49

22/20

Bletchley

08.05a ~ 08.06d

08.11 ~ 08.12

 

20.35a ~ 20.37d

22.08 ~ 22.09

Hanslope Jn

08/14

08/20

 

20/24

22/01

Weedon

08/23

08/31

 

20/15

21/52

Rugby

08.33a ~ 08.37d

08.41 ~ 08.46

 

19.58a ~ 20.04d

21.38 ~ 21.39

Coventry

08.50a ~ 08.52d

08.58 ~ 09.00

 

19.46a ~ 19.48d

21.26 ~ 21.27

Stechford

09/08

09/15

 

19/30

21/10

Proof House Jn

09/13

09/19

 

19/27

?

Birmingham New Street

09L17a ~ 09L27d

09.21 ~ 09.35 [P11]

 

19L10a ~  19L25d

20.54 ~ 21.04 [P9]

Proof House Jn

09/29

09/37

 

Church Road Jn

 

19/05

?

St Andrews Jn

09/32

09/40

 

Bordesley Jn

09/33

09/40

 

Camphill

09/35

09/42

 

Kings Norton

09/40

09/47

 

18/55

20/43

Barnt Green

09/47

?

 

18/49

20/39

Stoke Works Jn

09/51

09/57

 

18/42

?

Abbotswood Jn

09/59

10/04

 

18/34

20/25

Cheltenham Spa

10/12

10/18

 

18/20

20/12

Barnwood Jn

10/17

?

 

18/12

19/49

Gloucester Yard Jn

10/19

10/23

 

18/09

19/48

Standish Jn

10/27

10/29

 

18/02

19/41

Charfield

10/36

10/39

 

17/53

?

Westerleigh Jn

10/43

10/48

 

17/46

19/26

Bristol Parkway

10.49a ~ 10.53d

[GL] 10c59 ~ 12c03 [ML]

 

17.38a ~ 17.40d

19.19 ~ 19.20

Filton West Jn

10/56

12/06

 

Filton Jn

 

17/36

?

Hallen Marsh Jn

11/08

12/28

 

Avonmouth Jn

11/16

12/42

 

Shirehampton

11p18a ~ 11p33d

12/44

 

Clifton Down

11.44 ~ 11.50

12/53

 

Stapleton Road

11/58

13/09

 

Dr Day's Jn

12/00

13/12

 

17/28

19/13

Bristol Temple Meads

 

17.14a ~ 17.26d

19.04 ~ 19.10 [P7]

North Somerset Jn

12/02

13/14

 

St Philip's Marsh

12/05

?

 

Bristol West Jn

12/08

13/20

 

Worle Jn

12/29

?

 

17/00

?

Uphill Jn

12/31

13/41

 

16/58

18/39

Bridgwater

12/40

13/52

 

16/29

?

Taunton East Jn

12.49 ~ 12.51

14.08 ~ 14.09 [GL]

 

Taunton

 

16/29

18/14

Silk Mill

13.03 ~ 13.05

14.21 ~ 14.24 [ML]

 

Silk Mill Crossing

13/13

14/26

 

Whiteball Signalbox

13/23

14/39

 

16/19

?

Exeter St Davids

13.40a ~ 13.55d

14.56 ~ 15.11 [P1]

 

15.47a ~ 16.02d

17.36  17.48

Cowley Bridge Jn

13/58

15/16

 

15/44

17/32

Crediton

14t05 ~ 14t06

15/26

 

15t36 ~ 15t37

17.21 ~ 17.23

Okehampton

14p31a ~ 14p41d

15.56 ~ 16.03

 

15/11

16/48

Meldon Quarry

14.46a

16.16

 

15.06d

16.36


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