Hitachi's UK plant looks to the world market
Sliding seats could enable passenger trains to carry goods
A1 No 60163 Tornado does 100mph
Rail Alliance drives Midlands Engine
GB Railfreight to implement Ideagen safety software
UAV survey company Bridgeway Aerial takes off
Fire at Euston Station causes nationwide rail disruption
DB Cargo UK confirms job cuts and reform
Subsea cable fault detection demonstrated to rail industry
HS2 rolling stock procurement moves forward
Not one, but two steam locomotives will be heading for Portsmouth this weekend as they haul a Steam Dreams railtour from London Waterloo.
LNER B1 No.61306 Mayflower and LMS Black 5 No.44871 will haul the tour in a top ‘n’ tailed formation.
Departing London Waterloo at 08:13, the duo will then pass through Brixton (08:38), Wimbledon (09:11), Surbiton (09:27), Woking (09:46), Guildford (09:57), Haslemere (10:28), Fratton (11:21) and Portsmouth Harbour at 11:48.
The locos will then haul a separate tour to Salisbury, timings of which will be linked here when available.
After the separate tour, the locos will depart Portsmouth at 19:55, and will then pass through Fratton (20:04), Havant (20:16), Haslemere (20:48), Guildford (21:30), Woking (21:39), Wimbledon (22:02), Clapham Junction (22:07) and London Waterloo at 22:15.
These above timings in brackets are approximate timings. Please click the links below, which tracks the train throughout the day to keep you up to date on when it will pass through your local station.
For timings on these movements, please click the links below:
If you do go out and see 61306 and 44871, why not sign up to LocoStop. This is our new railway community, and share your photos from your adventures! Click here to sign up.
As always, please respect the dangers of the railway. Please do not trespass on the railway to see this iconic locomotive – stay to public access spots!
For the Latest Railway News
Framed Prints, DVD’s / Blu-Ray’s and more
Come and share your railway pictures
This article first appeared on www.railadvent.co.uk
About this website
Railpage version 3.10.0.0037
All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters, all the rest is © 2003-2019 Interactive Omnimedia Pty Ltd.
You can syndicate our news using one of the RSS feeds.