Wednesday, 25 May 2016

December 2015

DECEMBER 2015


Page last updated:25/05/16

Workings in yellow are confirmed workings in white are unconfirmed.


  Tuesday 01/12/2015

Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47790 = 0Z47 1200 Willesden Brent-Norwich CP.
  • 47812 = 6D33 0554 Goole Glassworks-Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.
  • 47828 = 0Z58 1345 Old Oak Common-Willesden Brent.


      Wednesday 02/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47760 + 57314 t'n't = 0Z47 0900 Carnforth Steamtown-Hellifield Goods Loops/ 6Z47 1230 Hellifield Goods Loops-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47802 + 57313 t'n't = 0Z38 0710 Carnforth Steamtown-Bo'ness.
  • 47815 = 6E88 1239 Middleton Towers-Goole Glassworks from Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.


      Thursday 03/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47815 = 6D33 0554 Goole Glassworks-Doncaster Robert Roads Shed.
  • 47828 = 0K69 1300 Wembley LMD-Crewe Gresty Bridge (hauled by 57307 with 68014 and 37688).


      Friday 04/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47802 = 1Z38 0522 Linlithgow-Lincoln. Charter.

    Other workings

  • 47786 + 47826 t'n't = 5Z24 1230 Carnforth Steamtown-Crewe Down Refuge Sidings(826).
  • 47802 + 57313 t'n't = 5Z38 0500 Bo'ness-Linlithgow/ 5Z39 1154 Lincoln-Barnetby Down Reception Sidings/ 5Z40 1514 Barnetby Down Reception Sidings-Lincoln/ 1Z40 1602 Lincoln-Linlithgow(57)/ 5Z41 2237 Linlithgow-Bo'ness.
  • 47804 + 47851 t'n't = 5Z42 0848 Carnforth Steamtown-Holyhead.
  • 47812 + 47847 t'n't = 0Z47 1015 Doncaster Down Decoy-Burton On Trent(multi)/ 5Z74 1309 Burton Wetmore Sidings-Doncaster RMT(847).
  • 47815 = 6E88 1239 Middleton Towers-Goole Glassworks from Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.


      Saturday 05/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47402 + steam t'n't = ---- xxxx ELR Santa Specials. Any details please?
  • 47786 = 1Z26 0709 Worcester SH-York. Charter.
  • 47804 = 1Z42 1100 Oxenholme-Holyhead to Bangor & terminated. Charter. (1Z44 1638 ex Edinburgh retimed & starting Oxenholme due flooding)
  • 47826 = 1Z27 1709 York-Worcester SH. Charter.
  • 47851 = 1Z42 0554 Holyhead-Edinburgh to Oxenholme and terminated due to flooding. Charter.

    Other workings

  • 47786 + 47826 t'n't = 5Z25 0410 Crewe Down Refuge Sidings-Worcester SH/ 5Z26 1335 York-Holgate Sidings/ 5Z27 1647 Holgate Sidings-York/ 5Z28 2340 Worcester SH-Worcester LS.
  • 47802 + 57313 t'n't = 5Z41 1312 Bo'ness-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47804 + 47851 t'n't = 5Z42 1630 Bangor-Crewe Down Refuge Sidings(851).
  • 47812 = 5Z73 0310 Doncaster RMT-Polmadie to Longlands Jn (Tyne signal S193) & failed and terminated.
  • 47815 = 6D33 0558 Goole Glassworks-Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.
  • 47832 + steam t'n't = 5Z79 0512 Southall Depot-Three Bridges/ 1Z80 0752 Three Bridges-Bristol TM(steam)/ 5Z80 1420 Bristol TM-Bristol TM via Bristol West Jn/ 1Z81 1635 Bristol TM-Three Bridges(steam)/ 5Z82 2136 Three Bridges-Acton Lane Reception Sidings.
  • 47854 = 5Z45 0005 Carnforth Steamtown-Kings Cross/ 5Z49 2218 Kings Cross-Acton Lane Reception Sidings to Ferme Park & terminated.

    News

  • 5Z43 1332 Edinburgh-Craigentinny via Abbyhill Jn/ 5Z44 1625 Craigentinny-Edinburgh via Abbeyhill Jn/ 1Z44 1638 Edinburgh-Holyhead via Abbeyhill Jn had been the other allocated workings for 47804 and 47851.


      Sunday 06/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47786 + 47826 t'n't = 5Z29 1107 Worcester LS-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47804 + 47851 t'n't = 5Z08 1315 Holyhead-Chester/ 0Z47 1400 Carnforth Steamtown-Hellifield/ 0Z47 1700 Hellifield-Carlisle.


      Monday 07/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47804 + 47851 = 0Z47 1053 Carlisle-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47815 = 6E88 1239 Middleton Towers-Goole Glassworks from Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.
  • 47832 + steam t'n't = 5Z82 1300 Acton Lane Reception Sidings-Southall Depot.
  • 47854 = 5Z50 1025 Ferme Park-Southall Depot.


      Tuesday 08/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47790 = 0Z30 0828 Stowmarket Loop-Dereham from Norwich CP (+ ?????).
  • 47815 = 6D33 0554 Goole Glassworks-Doncaster Robert Roads Shed.

    News

  • 47828 has moved into the XHSS pool, leaving 47790 as DRS's only operational Class 47.


      Wednesday 09/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47790 hauling some 57s = 0xxx xxx Dereham-Norwich.
  • 47812 = 6E88 1239 Middleton Towers-Goole Glassworks from Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.
  • 47843 + 47848 + 66715 = 0M15 0940 Doncaster Robert Roads Shed-Longsight(843).
  • 47843 + 47848 = 0Z47 1845 Longsight-Derby Gas Tank Sidings.
  • 47847 = 5Z73 1121 Tyne Yard-Polmadie.
  • 47854 + steam = 5Z37 1025 Southall Depot-Norwich JS.


      Thursday 10/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47580 = 0Z47 1100 Carnforth Steamtown-Southall depot.
  • 47727 + 56113 = 0Z56 0623 Washwood Heath-Derby St Andrews.
  • 47812 = 6D33 0554 Goole Glassworks-Doncaster Robert Roads Shed.
  • 47843 + 47848 multi = 0Z47 1015 Derby Etches Park-Barrow Hill.
  • 47843 = 0Z48 1230 Barrow Hill-Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.
  • 47847 + 90047 t'n't = 5M11 2027 Polmadie-Glasgow C(847).
  • 47854 + steam t'n't = 5Z40 0738 Norwich JS-Norwich/ 1Z40 0809 Norwich-York(steam)/ 5Z42 1333 York-Holgate Sidings(854)/ 5Z43 1553 Holgate Sidings-York(854)/ 1Z43 1633 York-Norwich(steam)/ 5Z44 2331 Norwich-Norwich JS.


      Friday 11/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47760 + 47826 t'n't = 5Z51 1148 Carnforth Steamtown-Stafford.
  • 47847 + 90041 t'n't = 5S26 0809 Glasgow C-Polmadie(847).
  • 47847 = 0Z47 0915 Polmadie-Glasgow Works/ 5X15 1031 Glasgow Works-Shields TMD/ 0Z47 1450 Shields TMD-Polmadie.
  • 47854 + steam = 5Z46 1510 Norwich CP-Southall Depot.


      Saturday 12/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47580 = 1Z82 0811 Ashford International-Salisbury. Charter.
  • 47580 = 1Z84 1636 Salisbury-Ashford. Charter.
  • 47760 = 1Z52 0600 Wolverhampton-Edinburgh via Haymarket. Charter.
  • 47786 = 1Z14 1739 Bristol TM-Preston. Charter.
  • 47804 = 1Z11 0632 Preston-Bristol TM. Charter.
  • 47826 = 1Z54 1618 Edinburgh-Wolverhampton via Haymarket. Charter.

    Other workings

  • 47580 = 5Z81 0340 Southall Depot-Ashford International/ 5Z83 1325 Salisbury-Salisbury East Yard/ 5Z84 1626 Salisbury East Yard-Salisbury/ 5Z85 2225 Ashford-Southall depot.
  • 47760 + 47826 t'n't = 5Z52 0529 Stafford-Wolverhampton/ 5Z53 1332 Edinburgh-Craigentinny via Abbeyhill Jn/ 5Z54 1553 Craigentinny-Edinburgh via Abbeyhill Jn/ 5Z55 2340 Wolverhampton-Oxley Sidings.
  • 47786 + 47804 t'n't = 5Z10 0345 Carnforth Steamtown-Preston/ 5Z12 1342 Bristol TM-Bedminster/ 5Z13 1659 Bedminster-Bristol TM.


      Sunday 13/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47760 + 47826 t'n't = 5Z56 1058 Oxley Sidings-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47786 + 47804 t'n't = 5Z15 1215 Preston-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47802 + 57313 t'n't = 5Z47 1300 Bo'ness Jn Exchange Siding-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47847 = 5M11 2035 Polmadie-Glasgow C.


      Monday 14/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47790 + 57310 = 5Z55 0859 Norwich CP-Wolverhampton CS 5Z56 1455 Wolverton CS-Crewe Gresty Bridge(57).
  • 47847 = 5S26 0809 Glasgow C-Polmadie.


      Tuesday 15/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47854 = 1Z82 0843 Victoria-Yeovil Jn. Charter.

    Other workings

  • 47847 = 5M11 2042 Polmadie-Glasgow C.
  • 47854 + 37518 t'n't = 5Z82 0606 Southall Depot-Victoria(37)/ 1Z84 1640 Yeovil Jn-Victoria(37)/ 5Z85 2219 Victoria-Southall Depot(854?).

    News

  • 47790 has now moved into the XHSS pool meaning that DRS no longer has any operational class 47's


      Wednesday 16/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47580 = 1Z69 0725 Kings Cross-York. Charter.
  • 47826 = 1Z28 1811 Victoria-Barrow. Charter.
  • 47851 = 1Z25 0555 Barrow-Victoria. Charter.

    Other workings

  • 47580 + 37518 t'n't = 5Z68 0523 Southall Depot-Kings Cross/ 5Z69 1332 York-Holgate Sidings/ 5Z71 1550 Holgate Sidings-York/ 1Z71 1618 York-Kings Cross(37)/ 5Z72 2205 Kings Cross-Southall depot.
  • 47815 = 6E88 1239 Middleton Towers-Goole Glassworks from Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.
  • 47826 + 47851 t'n't = 5Z25 0300 Carnforth Steamtown-Barrow/ 5Z26 1246 Victoria-Acton Lane Reception Sidings/ 5Z27 1650 Acton Lane Reception Sidings-Victoria.
  • 47847 = 5S26 0809 Glasgow C-Polmadie/ 0Z47 0930 Polmadie-Shields TMD/ 5Z47 1200 Shields TMD-Glasgow Works/ 0Z48 1641 Glasgow Works-Polmadie/ 5M11 2042 Polmadie-Glasgow C.


      Thursday 17/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47701 = ---- xxxx Polar Express workings at Okehampton.
  • 47832 = 1Z40 0741 Cambridge-York to March Down Sidings. Charter.
  • 47847 = 5S26 0809 Glasgow C-Polmadie.
  • 47848 = 0Z47 1209 Barrow Hill-Doncaster Down Decoy Yard.

    Other workings

  • 47815 = 6D33 0554 Goole Glassworks-Doncaster Robert Roads Shed.
  • 47826 + 47851 t'n't = 5Z29 0025 Barrow-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47832 + steam = 5Z40 0412 Southall Depot-Cambridge/ 5Z42 1233 York-Holgate Sidings/ 5Z43 1553 Holgate Sidings-York/ 1Z43 1633 York-Cambridge(steam)/ 5Z44 2304 Cambridge-Southall Depot.


      Friday 18/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47804 = 1Z46 0658 Blackpool-Edinburgh from Carlisle. Charter.
  • 47804 = 1Z48 1623 Edinburgh-Blackpool via Edinburgh Suburban. Charter.
  • 47826 = 1Z46 0658 Blackpool-Edinburgh to Carlisle. Charter.

    Other workings

  • 47739 + 56087 = 0Z47 1255 Washwood Heath-Washwood Heath via Derby.
  • 47760 + 57313 t'n't = 5Z50 1016 Carnforth Steamtown-Ely Reception Sidings.
  • 47786 + 57601 t'n't = 5Z57 0725 Carnforth Steamtown-Hitchin Up Yard to Langley Redlands Siding(786).
  • 47804 + 47826 t'n't = 5Z46 0320 Carnforth Steamtown-Blackpool(826 to Preston then 804)/ 5Z47 1326 Edinburgh-Craigentinny via Abbeyhill Jn(804)/ 5Z48 1608 Craigentinny-Edinburgh via Abbeyhill Jn(826)/ 5Z49 2330 Blackpool-Carnforth Steamtown(reverse at Preston).
  • 47847 = 0D26 1022 Polmadie-Mossend Yard/ 0C11 1247 Polmadie-Mossend Yard.

    News

  • 47826 on 1Z46 was feeling poorly, so the train reversed via the triangle at Carlisle to let 47804 work forward.


      Saturday 19/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47760 = 1Z53 1647 Edinburgh-Cambridge via Abbeyhill Jn. Charter.
  • 47786 = 1Z58 0523 Stevenage-Edinburgh from Alnmouth assisting 57601. Charter.
  • 47786 = 1Z60 1536 Edinburgh-Stevenage. Charter.
  • 47854 = 1Z31 1728 York-Victoria. Charter.

    Other workings

  • 47760 + 57313 t'n't = 5Z51 0435 Ely Reception Sidings-Cambridge/ 1Z51 0526 Cambridge-Edinburgh via Abbeyhill Jn(57)/ 5Z52 1333 Edinburgh-Craigentinny via Abbeyhill Jn(760)/ 5Z53 1630 Craigentinny-Edinburgh via Abbeyhill Jn(57).
  • 47786 + 57601 t'n't = 5Z58 0430 Hitchin Up Yard-Stevenage(started at Langley Redlands Siding, reverse at Welwyn Reverse Sidings)/ 5Z59 1215 Edinburgh-Craigentinny via Abbeyhill Jn(786)/ 5Z60 1510 Craigentinny-Edinburgh via Abbeyhill Jn(57)/ 5Z61 2252 Stevenage-Hitchin Up Yard.
  • 47851 = 0Z47 1140 Carnforth Steamtown-Holgate Sidings.
  • 47851 + 47854 t'n't = 5Z31 1654 Holgate Sidings-York(851)/ 5Z32 2338 Victoria-Southall Depot.
  • 47854 + steam t'n't = 5Z28 0459 Southall Depot-Victoria(854)/ 1Z29 0631 Victoria-York(steam)/ 5Z29 1424 York-Holgate Sidings(854).


      Sunday 20/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47192 = ---- xxxx Reported on the Weardale Polar Express vice failed 31452.

    Other workings

  • 47760 + 57313 t'n't = 5Z54 0026 Cambridge-Ely Reception Sidings/ 5Z55 1335 Ely Reception Sidings-Burton Wetmore Sidings/ 5Z56 1832 Burton Westmore Sidings-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47786 + 57601 t'n't = 5Z62 1036 Hitchin Up Yard-Carnforth Steamtown.


      Monday 21/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47727 = 0T00 0500 Derby St Andrews-Derby Etches Park.


      Tuesday 22/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47580 + steam t'n't = 5Z68 0729 Southall Depot-Victoria(580)/ 1Z68 0943 Victoria-Folkestone West(steam)/ 1Z69 1353 Folkestone West-Victoria(steam)/ 5Z69 1604 Victoria-Southall Depot(580).
  • 47727 = 0T00 1310 Derby Etches Park-Washwood Heath.
  • 47746 + 47832 = 5M43 1019 Southall Depot-Carnforth Steamtown(832 with 746 in tow).
  • 47790 + 47810 + 47828 + 47853 + 57305 = 0X06 0555 Crewe Gresty Bridge-Longtown Sidings(57).
  • 47804 + steam t'n't = 5M50 xxxx Carnforth Steamtown-Hellifield-Carnforth Steamtown via Hellifield and Preston (test run for steam loco).
  • 47847 = 6X66 1237 Polmadie-Kilmarnock Bonnyton Depot/ 6Z67 1528 Kilmarnock Bonnyton Depot-Polmadie.

    News

  • 47805 and 47818 remained at Carlisle Kingmoor despite the move of their sisters to Longtown.


      Wednesday 23/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47192 + 31452 t'n't = ---- xxxx Weardale Polar Express + 47712 failed - 47192 rescued)
  • 47712 + 31452 t'n't = ---- xxxx Weardale Polar Express after 47712 failed.

    Other workings

  • 47580 = 5Z57 1037 Southall Depot-Castleton Hopwood Groundframe to Crewe/ 5Z58 1804 Crewe-Carnforth Steamtown.
  • 47812 + 47815 = 0Z47 1341 Doncaster Down Decoy Yard-Barrow Hill.
  • 47847 = 5X47 0954 Polmadie-Shields TMD/ 5X48 1120 Shields TMD-Glasgow Works/ 0Z47 1318 Glasgow Works-Polmadie.


      Thursday 24/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None


      Friday 25/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None


      Saturday 26/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47843 + 47848 = 8T00 2100 Doncaster Down Decoy Yard-Doncaster Royal Mail Terminal.


      Sunday 27/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47205 = ---- 1100 Pitsford-Pitsford.
  • 47205 = ---- 1200 Pitsford-Pitsford.
  • 47205 = ---- 1300 Pitsford-Pitsford.
  • 47205 = ---- 1400 Pitsford-Pitsford.
  • 47205 = ---- 1500 Pitsford-Pitsford.
  • 47205 = ---- 1600 Pitsford-Pitsford.

    Other workings

  • 47245 + 47760 = 0Z47 0900 Carnforth-Preston(245 leading)/ then carried on to Carnforth via Blackburn-Todmorden-Man Vic-Wigan (route proving after flooding over Christmas).


      Monday 28/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None


      Tuesday 29/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47812 = 0Z20 1150 Barrow Hill-Shrewsbury Coton Hill.


      Wednesday 30/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • 47376 = 2C22 1200 Lavington-Cheltenham Racecourse.
  • 47376 = 2C24 1425 Lavington-Cheltenham Racecourse.
  • 47376 = 2T47 1625 Cheltenham Racecourse-Toddington + steam.

    Other workings

  • 47376 = rear 2L15 1050 Cheltenham Racecourse-Lavington from Toddington(steam)/ rear 2L27 1320 Cheltenham Racecourse-Lavington(steam).
  • 47812 = 0Z23 1200 Shrewsbury Cotton Hill-Shrewsbury Cotton Hill via Bescot/ 0Z24 1500 Shrewsbury Cotton Hill-Shrewsbury Cotton Hill via Wolverhampton/ 0Z31 1655 Shrewsbury Cotton Hill-Stourbridge Jn Headshunt.
  • 47847 = 5M11 2042 Polmadie-Glasgow C/ 0D11 2345 Glasgow C-Polmadie.


      Thursday 31/12/2015

    Passenger/Charters
  • None

    Other workings

  • 47812 = 0Z22 0855 Stourbridge Jn Headshunt-Shrewsbury Cotton Hill/ 0Z25 1100 Shrewsbury Cotton Hill-Bescot Goods Loop/ 0Z27 1335 Bescot Goods Loop-Derby.
  • 47847 = 0S26 0717 Polmadie-Glasgow C/ 5Z26 0809 Glasgow C-Polmadie/ 0D26 0925 Polmadie-Mossend Yard/ 0C11 1753 Mossend Yard-Polmadie.



    Credits: 31466, 47114, AL47426, AN, Andy Ashton, Mark Austin, Andy B, Mark Burton, Graham Carlson, Andy Cleaver, Crumb, Stephen Curry, Neil Dimmer, Driff47844, Chris Godby, Johnny H, Paul Heaton, Richard Levett, Ian Mclean, Chris Mcleod, Mobile, Jim Mosley, Martin Percy, Rob46010, Ian Robinson, Brian Sherrington, Terrier, Keith Webber, Darren Wetherall, Paul Woodcock.
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