Loco-Hauled Trains at Taunton
This week's highlights:
 
Final week of TRT (track renewal train) operations from Fairwater.
 
BR Blue 31106 on test trains (Wed/Sat)
 
Virgin 57308 continues on hire for FGW Sleepers.
 
Weekend engineer's trains from Axminster.
 
This week's locos:
31106
57308 57602 57605
59103
66002 66003 66041 66077 66079 66103 66116 66124 66130 66135 66148 66153 66183 66189 66193
66563 66585 66605 66606 66607 66608 66621
66718
67016 67017
A = Actual time at Taunton Regular workings in black text
B = Booked time at Taunton Irregular workings in blue text
E = Estimated time at Taunton Missing information in red text
Time Traction ID From - To Consist Notes
Mon 5 Oct 2009      
Fairwater Yard, Sunday night: 66585, 66606, 66607, 66621.
01:58 B [57308] 1A40 2115 Penzance - London Paddington 0506 Passenger, Sleeper Not via Taunton. [Due Yeovil Pen Mill 0230-0240]
03:36 B [57602] 1C99 2350 London Paddington - Penzance 0859 Passenger, Sleeper Not via Taunton. [Due Yeovil Pen Mill 0239-0244]
06:25 E 67016 + 67017 5D04 0542 Bristol Barton Hill - Taunton 0702 Empty Coaching Stock Bridgwater 0612.
07:28 B 67017 + 67016 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0904 Passenger Train
07:35 B 66153 + 66116 3S12 0412 Exeter Riverside Yard - Westbury 0836 Rail Head Treatment Train via Exmouth & Crediton.  Crediton dep 0630.  Norton Fzn 0734.  Cogload Jn 0826, 46 late.
08:20 A 66607 6C72 0815 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 0933 MT Ballast Hoppers Somerton 0853.
08:30 A 66103 6W12 0505 Totnes - Westbury 0937 (via Tavistock Jn) CWR Train, 12 JZA + 1 YEA [Due Tavistock Jn 0547-0641]  Newton Abbot 0710.  Tiverton Loop dep 0805.  Athelney 0853.
N/A 66606 + 66621 6C75 1025 Fairwater Yard - Bishops Lydeard 1035 LD Ballast Hoppers, HOBC Norton Fitzwarren 1027.
10:45 B 67016 + 67017 5U14 1018 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1045 Empty Coaching Stock
11:02 B 67017 + 67016 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1324 Passenger Train
11:41 B 66116 + 66153 3S13 0951 Salisbury - St Blazey 1521 Rail Head Treatment Train via Westbury.  East Somerset Jn 1056.  Norton Fitzwarren dep 1155.
N/A 66621 + 66606 6C76 1240 Bishops Lydeard - Fairwater Yard 1257 MT Ballast Hoppers, HOBC
12:30 E 66607 6C73 1312 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1431 LD Ballast Hoppers Clink Road Jn 1140, 110 early.
16:02 B 67016 + 67017 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train
16:16 B 67017 + 67016 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1819 Passenger Train
N/A 66585 + 66607 6Y33 2101 Fairwater Yard - Tiverton Parkway 2155 Track Renewal Train [Due Tiverton Loop 2122-2152]
21:08 B DMU 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train Started from Bristol TM.  DMU 150265 vice 67s; brake defect on coaching stock.
21:34 B DMU 5C89 2111 Taunton - Bristol Carriage Works 2307 Empty Coaching Stock [Due Taunton Yard 2115-2130]
22:00 E 66621 0Z74 Fairwater Yard - Bristol Kingsland Road Light Engine
22:00 E 66563 0Z75 2102 Stoke Gifford Yard - Fairwater Yard Light Engine
Tue 6 Oct 2009       6C99 severely delayed due to signalling failures at Severn Tunnel Junction .
02:33 B 57602 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0543 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0213-0233]
03:22 B 57308 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0256-0322]
N/A 66607 + 66585 6Y33 0500 Norton Fitzwarren - Fairwater Yard 0505 Track Renewal Train Norton Fitzwarren 0403.
05:39 B 66585 0Z75 0535 Fairwater Yard - Westbury  Light Engine
07:02 B 67016 + 67017 5D04 0542 Bristol Barton Hill - Taunton 0702 Empty Coaching Stock Bristol TM dep 0553.
07:28 B 67017 + 67016 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0904 Passenger Train
07:35 B 66153 + 66116 3S12 0121 Par - Westbury 0836 Rail Head Treatment Train via Paignton, Exmouth, Crediton.  Somerton 0754.
08:00 E 66183 6C99 2147 Newport A.D.J - St Blazey 0540 MT Scrap Metal + MT China Clay Severn Tunnel Jn 0104.  Pilning 0649.  Yatton 0725, 498 late.  Cogload Jn 0754.  Consist 2 TTA, 3 JNA, 8 JIA.
08:20 B 66606 6C72 0815 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 0933 MT Ballast Hoppers
08:51 B 66585 6Z75 0735 Westbury - Bishops Lydeard 1007 LD Ballast wagons, 17 JNA/MLA Fairwood Jn 0812.  Norton Fitzwarren 1000.  66607 attached to rear at Fairwater.
10:45 B 67016 + 67017 5U14 1018 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1045 Empty Coaching Stock
11:02 B 67017 + 67016 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1324 Passenger Train
11:41 B 66116 + 66153 3S13 0951 Salisbury - St Blazey 1445 Rail Head Treatment Train via Westbury.
14:26 B 66606 6C73 1312 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1431 LD Ballast Hoppers
16:02 B 67016 + 67017 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train
16:16 B 67017 + 67016 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1819 Passenger Train
16:39 B 66077 6V62 0848 Fawley - Tavistock Junction 2015 LD + MT Fuel Tanks via St Phillips Marsh.
16:45 B 66607 + 66585 6Z76 1545 Bishops Lydeard - Westbury 1752 MT Ballast wagons
19:45 A 66607 + 66585 0Z76 1832 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1927 Light Engines
20:52 A 66124 + 66103 6W55 2018 Westbury - Eggesford 2315 (via Riverside Yd) LD Ballast Hoppers Fairwood Jn 1959, 24 early.  [Due Exeter Riverside Yard 2148-2240]
N/A Unknown 6Y33 2101 Fairwater Yard - Tiverton Parkway 2155 Track Renewal Train [Due Tiverton Loop 2122-2152]
21:08 B 67016 + 67017 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train
21:34 B 67017 + 67016 5C89 2111 Taunton - Bristol Carriage Works 2307 Empty Coaching Stock [Due Taunton Yard 2115-2130]
22:27 B 66608 6V63 1549 Bow Depot - Newton Abbot, Hackney Yd 0011 MT Stone wagons, 22 MJA [Due Swindon 2011, Westbury 2121-2131]
Wed 7 Oct 2009      
00:27 B 66718 4V11 1801 Peterborough VQ - Fairwater Yard 0032 LD New Concrete Sleepers
01:33 B 66077 6O34 2132 Tavistock Junction - Fawley 0721 MT Fuel Tanks Hemerdon 2002, 99 early.
02:33 B 57308 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0543 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0213-0233]
03:22 B 57605 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0256-0322]
N/A Unknown 6Y33 0500 Norton Fitzwarren - Fairwater Yard 0505 Track Renewal Train
06:28 B 66718 4L31 0623 Fairwater Yard - Whitemoor Yard 1410 LD Waste Concrete Sleepers Lavington 0728.
06:52 B 66103 + 66124 6W55 0520 Eggesford - Westbury 0746 (via Exeter St D.) MT Ballast Hoppers [Due Exeter St Davids 0555-0615]
07:02 B 67016 + 67017 5D04 0542 Bristol Barton Hill - Taunton 0702 Empty Coaching Stock
07:28 B 67017 + 67016 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0904 Passenger Train
07:35 B 66153 + 66116 3S12 0121 Par - Westbury 0836 Rail Head Treatment Train via Paignton, Exmouth, Crediton.  Cogload Jn 0740.
08:20 B 66563 6C72 0815 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 0933 MT Ballast Hoppers
10:45 B 67016 + 67017 5U14 1018 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1045 Empty Coaching Stock
11:02 B 67017 + 67016 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1324 Passenger Train
11:41 B 66116 + 66153 3S13 0951 Salisbury - St Blazey 1445 Rail Head Treatment Train via Westbury.
13:01 A 31106 4Z10 Didcot Yard - Exeter Riverside Yard Track Testing/Recording Train Clink Road Jn 1215.
15:42 A 66563 6C73 1312 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1431 LD Ballast Hoppers
16:02 B 67016 + 67017 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train
16:07 A 31106 4Z07 1457 Exeter DMU Depot - Minehead 1752 Track Testing/Recording Train via Taunton bay platform 1 arr 1607 dep 1635?
16:16 A 67017 + 67016 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1819 Passenger Train
???? 66183 6M72 1712 St Blazey - Stoke, Cliffe Vale LD China Clay + MT Fuel Tanks Lipson Jn 1833.
N/A 66607 + 66563 6Y33 2101 Fairwater Yard - Tiverton Parkway 2155 Track Renewal Train [Due Tiverton Loop 2122-2152]
21:03 A 31106 4Z07 1932 Minehead - Didcot Yard 0200 Track Testing/Recording Train Minehead dep 1919.  Taunton West arr 2040.  Taunton dep 2103.
21:08 B 67016 + 67017 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train
21:34 B 67017 + 67016 5C89 2111 Taunton - Bristol Carriage Works 2307 Empty Coaching Stock [Due Taunton Yard 2115-2130]
21:41 B 66608 6A59 1745 Burngullow - Reading West Junction Yard LD Stone wagons [Due Hackney Yard 1959-2033, Taunton 2141-2151, Bristol Parkway 2302-0345]
Thu 8 Oct 2009      
02:33 B 57605 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0543 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0213-0233]
03:22 B 57602 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0256-0322]
N/A 66563 + 66607 6Y33 0500 Norton Fitzwarren - Fairwater Yard 0505 Track Renewal Train Norton Fitzwarren 0242.
05:39 B 66585 0Z75 0535 Fairwater Yard - Westbury  Light Engine East Somerset Jn 0622.
07:02 B 67016 + 67017 5D04 0542 Bristol Barton Hill - Taunton 0702 Empty Coaching Stock Nailsea 0559.
07:28 B 67017 + 67016 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0904 Passenger Train
07:36 A 66153 + 66116 3S12 0121 Par - Westbury 0836 Rail Head Treatment Train via Paignton, Exmouth, Crediton.  Runs Weekdays 28/09/09 to 11/12/09
08:20 B 66563 6C72 0815 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 0933 MT Ballast Hoppers Athelney 0831.
08:27 A 66585 6Z75 0735 Westbury - Bishops Lydeard 1007 LD Ballast spoil wagons, 14 JNA East Somerset Jn 0734.  66607 attached to rear at Fairwater.
10:45 B 67016 + 67017 5U14 1018 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1045 Empty Coaching Stock WSM dep 1003.
11:02 B 67017 + 67016 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1324 Passenger Train
11:41 B 66116 + 66153 3S13 0951 Salisbury - St Blazey 1445 Rail Head Treatment Train via Westbury.  Exeter 1221.
14:26 B 66563 6C73 1312 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1431 LD Ballast Hoppers
16:02 B 67016 + 67017 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train
16:16 B 67017 + 67016 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1819 Passenger Train
16:45 B 66607 6Z76 1545 Bishops Lydeard - Westbury 1752 MT Ballast wagons 66585 detached from rear at Fairwater.
19:22 A 66607 0Z76 1832 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1927 Light Engine
N/A Unknown 6Y33 2101 Fairwater Yard - Tiverton Parkway 2155 Track Renewal Train [Due Tiverton Loop 2122-2152]
21:08 B 67016 + 67017 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train
21:24 A 67017 + 67016 5C89 2111 Taunton - Bristol Carriage Works 2307 Empty Coaching Stock [Due Taunton Yard 2115-2130]
22:00 E 66183 6V77 1322 Stoke, Cliffe Vale - St Blazey 2308 MT China Clay wagons Nailsea approx 2125.
Fri 9 Oct 2009      
00:27 B 66718 4V11 1801 Peterborough VQ - Fairwater Yard 0032 LD New Concrete Sleepers
02:33 B 57602 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0543 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0213-0233]
03:22 B 57605 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0256-0322]
N/A Unknown 6Y33 0500 Norton Fitzwarren - Fairwater Yard 0505 Track Renewal Train
06:27 A 67016 + 67017 5D04 0542 Bristol Barton Hill - Taunton 0702 Empty Coaching Stock
06:28 A 66718 4L31 0623 Fairwater Yard - Whitemoor Yard 1410 LD Waste Concrete Sleepers Cogload Junction 0634.
07:28 B 67017 + 67016 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0904 Passenger Train
07:35 B 66153 + 66116 3S12 0121 Par - Westbury 0836 Rail Head Treatment Train via Paignton, Exmouth, Crediton.  Exeter St Davids dep 0700.
07:45 E 66605 6Z21 2055 Hope, Earles Sidings - Moorswater 1151 LD Cement Tanks, 20 PCA Bristol TM dep 0653.  Yatton 0712.  Bridgwater 0736.  Exeter 0821.
10:45 B 67016 + 67017 5U14 1018 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1045 Empty Coaching Stock
11:02 B 67017 + 67016 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1324 Passenger Train
11:41 B 66116 + 66153 3S13 0951 Salisbury - St Blazey 1445 Rail Head Treatment Train via Westbury.  East Somerset Jn 1056.  Exeter St Davids 1220.
16:02 B 67016 + 67017 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train
16:16 B 67017 + 67016 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1819 Passenger Train
19:54 A 66621 6Y28 1606 Thingley Jn Sidings - Tiverton Loop 2145 CWR Train via Swindon (reverse), Bath, Bristol Parkway (reverse), Riverside (reverse).
19:55 A 66605 6M37 1537 Moorswater - Hope, Earles Sidings 0356 MT Cement Tanks Lipson Jn 1758.
21:08 B 67016 + 67017 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train
21:34 B 67017 + 67016 5C89 2111 Taunton - Bristol Carriage Works 2307 Empty Coaching Stock [Due Taunton Yard 2115-2130]
Sat 10 Oct 2009       Engineering work at Axminster Loop.
02:33 B 57605 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0544 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0213-0233]
02:52 B 66183 6M60 0030 Tavistock Junction - Bescot DS 1059 LD China Clay + Scrap Metal [Due Taunton 0250-0252]  Via Newport ADJ.  Chepstow 0722.
03:22 B 57602 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0222-0322]
04:15 B 31106 4Z07 2342 Didcot Yard - Taunton 0415 (via Newbury) Track Testing/Recording Train
04:20 B 31106 4Z07 0420 Taunton - Derby RTC 1122 Track Testing/Recording Train Ashchurch 0554.
05:45 B 66621 6Y28 0530 Tiverton Parkway - Thingley Jn Sidings 0831 CWR Train Clink Road Jn 0630.  Bedwyn 0828.  Reading West Jn 0915.  Didcot 0936.
07:36 B 66153 + 66116 3S12 0121 Par - Salisbury 0921 Rail Head Treatment Train via Paignton, Exmouth, Crediton.  Somerton 0741.
10:25 E 66563 + 66585 0Z75 0848 Fairwater Yard - Bristol, Kingsland Road Light Engines Cogload Jn 1033.
11:44 A 66116 + 66153 3S13 1002 Salisbury - St Blazey 1542 Rail Head Treatment Train Frome 1050.  Castle Cary 1110, 42 early.  Taunton 38 early.
13:04 A 66193 6N91 1150 Honiton - Eastleigh Yard 1656 PW, 16 Falcon, 1 Fastrol, 1 Bass [Due Taunton 1312-1338]  Exmouth Jn 1212.  Stoke Canon 1232.  Somerton 1404.
16:51 A 66135 6N92 1400 Honiton - Westbury 1645 PW, 17 Falcon Pinhoe 1551.  Exeter St Davids 1619.
18:47 A 66003 6N93 1750 Honiton - Westbury 1940 PW, 17 Falcon Pinhoe 1805.
22:50 B 66130 6N94 2142 Honiton - Westbury 2348 PW, 16 Falcon, 1 Fastrol Pinhoe 2232.  66130 next working: 6N98 0338 Westbury - Chard Jn 0500
Sun 11 Oct 2009      
09:20 A 66148 6N95 0730 Honiton - Eastleigh Yard 1219 PW, 17 Falcon
09:52 A 66189 6N96 0850 Honiton - Eastleigh Yard 1200 PW, 16 Falcon, 2 Fastrol Pinhoe 0907.
09:55 A 66041 + 66002 6W12 0750 Pilning - Westbury 1119  (via Fairwater Yard) PW Taunton down 0955.  [Due up 1024]
10:30 B 66079 6N97 0920 Honiton - Eastleigh Yard 1359 PW, 13 Parr, 2 Bass Pinhoe 0938.
14:35 E 66130 6N98 1500 Honiton - Westbury 1740 PW, 35 Coalfish Pinhoe 1330 approx.  Creech 1438.
20:10 A 59103 6N99 1900 Honiton - Westbury 2125 PW, 35 Coalfish Pinhoe 1908.  Exeter St Davids 1916.  Cowley Bridge 1935.
Fairwater Yard, Sunday night: 66606, 66607.
         
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