Loco-Hauled Trains at Taunton
 
This week's highlights:
 
First day of new timetable (Mon).  
 
Loco-hauled passenger services, top-and-tail loco formation.
2 x Class 67 on Cardiff - Paignton diagram.
2 x Class 57 on Taunton - Cardiff diagram.
 
This week's locos:
31106 31601 31454
57303 57315 57316
57602 57603 57604
66101 66177
66528 66550 66596 66602 66611 66613 66622 66624
66844
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 14 Dec 2009      
Fairwater Yard, Sunday night: 66622. 66844 stabled in bay platform 1 at Taunton station all week.
01:58 B 57602 1A40 2115 Penzance - London Paddington 0506 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Exeter St Davids 0037-0127]
03:36 B 57604 1C99 2350 London Paddington - Penzance 0859 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Exeter St Davids 0405-0435]
05:45 E 66528 6Y29 0407 Thingley Jn Sidings - Meldon Quarry 0953 CWR via Westbury.  Norton Fitzwarren 0547, 127 early.
07:00 A 57315 + 57316 5D04 0705 Bishops Lydeard - Taunton 0722 Empty Coaching Stock
07:32 A 57315 + 57316 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0903 Passenger Train
???? 66611 ???? Stoke Gifford Yard - Fairwater Yard Light Engine
10:04 A 67017 + 67016 2C67 0800 Cardiff Central - Paignton 1125 Passenger Train Yatton dep 0914.  Taunton dep 1004.
10:31 B 66611 6Z87 1025 Fairwater Yard - Crewe, Basford Hall 1750 HOBC wagons, 1 YSA + 6 YDA via Hereford.  Bridgwater 1045.
10:35 B Cancelled 5U14 0957 Bristol Parkway - Taunton Empty Coaching Stock 57316 initially failed at Bristol Parkway, then at Yatton.
11:02 B DMU 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1322 Passenger Train DMU 150281 worked 2Y10 BPW-Worle, 5Z74 Worle-Taunton, 2U14 TAU-CDF, 2C79 CDF-BRI.
13:30 E 57315 + 57316 5Z57 1300 Yatton Loop - Fairwater Yard Empty Coaching Stock
14:11 A 67016 + 67017 2U20 1247 Paignton - Cardiff Central 1629 Passenger Train EXD dep 1334, RT.  Taunton 1405-1411 (arrived 4 mins early).
14:20 A 57315 + 57316 5Z57 1427 Taunton - Oxley CS 1853 Empty Coaching Stock Oxley arr 1834.
14:35 E 66596 0Z66 1315 Stoke Gifford Yard - Fairwater Yard 1445 Light Engine Worle Jn 1402.  Bridgwater 1419.  Fairwater arr 1440.
16:02 B DMU 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train DMU 158950 from Bristol TM.
16:15 A 66528 6Y29 1300 Meldon Quarry - Thingley Jn Sidings 2118 CWR Okehampton dep 1415.  Taunton 1615, 50 late.
16:16 A DMU 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1817 Passenger Train
19:08 B 67017 + 67016 2C85 1700 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1908 Passenger Train
19:18 B 67016 + 67017 2M68 1918 Taunton - Bristol Temple Meads 2045 Passenger Train
20:06 A 31454 4Z08 1217 Derby RTC - Exeter Riverside Yard 2220 Track Testing/Recording Train Consist: 31454, 6263, 999602, 9703.  Highbridge 1929.
21:05 A DMU 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train
21:12 B Cancelled 5C89 2112 Taunton - Bishops Lydeard 2137 Empty Coaching Stock DMU 158950 worked 5Z74 2126 Taunton - Bristol TM.
23:00 E 57303 + 57315 5Z57 1940 Oxley CS - Bishops Lydeard 0028 Empty Coaching Stock Standish Jn 2116, 71 early.
Tue 15 Dec 2009      
02:35 B 57604 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0543 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0231-0235]
02:35 B 57602 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0232-0235]
07:00 E 57315 + 57303 5D04 0705 Bishops Lydeard - Taunton 0722 Empty Coaching Stock
07:28 A 57315 + 57303 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0903 Passenger Train
10:03 B 67017 + 67016 2C67 0800 Cardiff Central - Paignton 1125 Passenger Train Cowley Bridge 1025.
10:35 B 57303 + 57315 5U14 1009 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1035 Empty Coaching Stock Bridgwater 1022.
11:02 A 57315 + 57303 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1322 Passenger Train
14:11 A 67016 + 67017 2U20 1247 Paignton - Cardiff Central 1629 Passenger Train
16:02 B 57303 + 57315 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train
16:16 A 57315 + 57303 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1817 Passenger Train
19:02 A 66101 6V62 0848 Fawley - Tavistock Junction 1919 LD + MT Fuel Tanks Eastleigh Yard dep 1504.  Taunton 1902-1954.  Tavistock Jn arr 2158, 158 late.
19:08 B 67017 + 67016 2C85 1700 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1908 Passenger Train
19:18 B 67016 + 67017 2M68 1918 Taunton - Bristol Temple Meads 2045 Passenger Train
21:08 B 57303 + 57315 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train
21:12 B 57303 + 57315 5C89 2112 Taunton - Bishops Lydeard 2137 Empty Coaching Stock [Due Norton Fitzwarren Jn 2118-2125]
22:45 E 66602 6V63 1607 Bow Depot - Newton Abbot, Hackney Yard MT Stone wagons, 22 MJA Didcot 1915.  Clink Road Jn 2050, 51 early.  Frome 2104.  Tiverton Parkway 2259.
23:45 B 66177 6C99 Bristol East Depot - St Blazey MT China Clay wagons Par 0505.
Wed 16 Dec 2009      
01:33 B 66101 6O34 2132 Tavistock Junction - Fawley 0721 MT Fuel Tanks Tavistock Jn dep 2324.  Dawlish Warren 0019, 112 late.
02:35 B 57602 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0543 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0231-0235]
02:35 B 57604 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0232-0235]
06:25 A 66550 6Y29 0439 Thingley Jn Sidings - Meldon Quarry 0953 CWR via Westbury.  East Somerset Jn 0540, 77 early.  Athelney 0610.
07:22 B 57315 + 57303 5D04 0705 Bishops Lydeard - Taunton 0722 Empty Coaching Stock
07:24 A 31106 + 31601 2Z08 0306 Riverside Yard - Derby RTC 1354 Track Testing/Recording Train via Barnstaple & Exmouth.  Cowley Bridge 0701, 45 late.  Cogload Jn 0728.  Uphill Jn 0747.
07:28 A 57315 + 57303 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0903 Passenger Train
07:35 A 66624 6Z21 2055 Hope, Earles Sidings - Moorswater 1151 LD Cement Tanks, 20 PCA Nailsea 0648.  Uphill Jn 0700.
10:02 A 67017 + 67016 2C67 0800 Cardiff Central - Paignton 1125 Passenger Train Yatton dep 0913.  Taunton 0958-1002.
10:35 B 57303 + 57315 5U14 1009 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1035 Empty Coaching Stock
11:02 B 57315 + 57303 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1322 Passenger Train
14:11 B 67016 + 67017 2U20 1247 Paignton - Cardiff Central 1629 Passenger Train
16:02 B 57303 + 57315 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train
16:16 B 57315 + 57303 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1817 Passenger Train
17:55 A 66550 6Y29 1300 Meldon Quarry - Thingley Jn Sidings 2018 CWR via Westbury.  Crediton dep 1558, 132 late.
19:08 B 67017 + 67016 2C85 1700 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1908 Passenger Train
19:18 A 67016 + 67017 2M68 1918 Taunton - Bristol Temple Meads 2045 Passenger Train
19:21 A 31454 4Z08 1740 Riverside Yard - Bristol Kingsland Road 2133 Track Testing/Recording Train Taunton 1912-1921.  Worle 2035.
20:44 B 66624 6M37 1538 Moorswater - Hope, Earles Sidings 0351 MT Cement Tanks Plymouth dep 1846.  Newton Abbot 1932.
21:08 B 57303 + 57315 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train Nailsea dep 2012.
21:12 B 57303 + 57315 5C89 2112 Taunton - Bishops Lydeard 2137 Empty Coaching Stock [Due Norton Fitzwarren Jn 2118-2125]
21:41 B 66602 6A59 1745 Burngullow - Reading West Junction Yard LD Stone wagons Newton Abbot dep 1916, 90 early.
Thu 17 Dec 2009      
02:35 B 57604 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0543 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0231-0235]
02:35 B 57602 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0232-0235]
07:22 B 57315 + 57303 5D04 0705 Bishops Lydeard - Taunton 0722 Empty Coaching Stock
07:28 B 57315 + 57303 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0903 Passenger Train
10:03 B 67017 + 67016 2C67 0800 Cardiff Central - Paignton 1125 Passenger Train
10:35 B 57303 + 57315 5U14 1009 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1035 Empty Coaching Stock Cogload Jn 1027.
11:02 B 57315 + 57303 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1322 Passenger Train
12:04 A 66622 + 66596 0Z74 1012 Fairwater Yard - Stoke Gifford Yard Light Engine Highbridge 1222.
14:11 B 67016 + 67017 2U20 1247 Paignton - Cardiff Central 1629 Passenger Train
16:02 B 57303 + 57315 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train
16:16 B 57315 + 57303 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1817 Passenger Train
17:10 B 66613 6Z88 1045 Crewe, Basford Hall - Fairwater Yard 1715 HOBC wagons, 1 YSA + 6 YDA via Hereford.  Shrewsbury 1101.
19:08 B 67017 + 67016 2C85 1700 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1908 Passenger Train
19:18 B 67016 + 67017 2M68 1918 Taunton - Bristol Temple Meads 2045 Passenger Train
21:08 B 57303 + 57315 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train
21:12 B 57303 + 57315 5C89 2112 Taunton - Bishops Lydeard 2137 Empty Coaching Stock [Due Norton Fitzwarren Jn 2118-2125]
Fri 18 Dec 2009      
02:35 B 57602 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0543 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0231-0235]
02:35 B 57603 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0232-0235]
07:22 B 57315 + 57303 5D04 0705 Bishops Lydeard - Taunton 0722 Empty Coaching Stock
07:28 B 57315 + 57303 2D04 0728 Taunton - Bristol Parkway 0903 Passenger Train
07:49 B 66622 6Y29 0439 Thingley Jn Sidings - Meldon Quarry 0953 CWR via Westbury.  Cowley Bridge down 0707.
10:03 B 67017 + 67016 2C67 0800 Cardiff Central - Paignton 1125 Passenger Train
10:35 B 57303 + 57315 5U14 1009 Weston Super Mare - Taunton 1035 Empty Coaching Stock
11:02 B 57315 + 57303 2U14 1102 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1322 Passenger Train
14:11 B Cancelled 2U20 1247 Paignton - Cardiff Central 1629 Passenger Train 67s cancelled at Exeter St Davids due to a fatality at Stoke Canon.
16:29 A 57303 + 57315 2C79 1400 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1602 Passenger Train Bristol TM dep 1519, 26 late.  Highbridge dep 1610.  Bridgwater dep 1618.
16:32 A 66622 6Y29 1300 Meldon Quarry - Thingley Jn Sidings 2118 CWR Meldon dep 1231, 29 early.  Cowley Bridge down 1407.  Taunton 1632-1649.
16:45 A 57315 + 57303 2U24 1616 Taunton - Cardiff Central 1817 Passenger Train WSM dep 1724, 33 late.
19:05 E DMU 2C85 1700 Cardiff Central - Taunton 1908 Passenger Train
19:14 A 67016 + 67017 5M68 1845 Exeter Riverside Yard - Taunton 1914 Empty Coaching Stock
19:18 A 67016 + 67017 2M68 1918 Taunton - Bristol Temple Meads 2045 Passenger Train
21:08 B 57303 + 57315 2C89 1900 Cardiff Central - Taunton 2108 Passenger Train Locos and stock stabled in bay platform 1 at Taunton station overnight.
Sat 19 Dec 2009       Signal cable theft between Taunton and Cogload.  Severe delays to 1A40, 1C99, 6M60.
04:25 A 57603 1A40 2145 Penzance - London Paddington 0544 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0231-0235]  Taunton dep 0425.
05:00 E 66177 6M60 0258 Exeter Riverside Yard - Bescot DS LD China Clay wagons + RHTT via Newport ADJ.  Highbridge 0553, 105 late.  Yate 0657.  Newport station 0825 west, 0909 east.  Chepstow 0934.
06:25 A 57602 1C99 2345 London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0222-0226]  Taunton dep 0625.  Newton Abbot 0718.
12:15 E 66613 0Z74 1023 Fairwater Yard - Stoke Gifford Yard Light Engine Creech 1218.  Bridgwater 1226, 106 late.
13:00 E 57303 + 57315 5U89 1121 Taunton - Cardiff Canton 1417 (via Lydney) Empty Coaching Stock Creech 1307.  Nailsea 1334.  Gloucester 1432.  Chepstow 1455.
22:30 B 66613 6Y29 1919 Thingley Jn Sidings - Cowley Bridge Jn 2345 CWR via Swindon, Westbury, Riverside Yard.  [Due Riverside Yard 2310-2340]
Sun 20 Dec 2009      
09:31 A 66613 6Y29 0845 Tiverton Loop - Thingley Jn Sidings 1255
CWR [Due Taunton 0905-0907]  Taunton dep 0931.  Fairwood Jn 1023.
19:00 E 66613 ???? Stoke Gifford Yard - Fairwater Yard Light Engine
20:36 A 57303 + 57315 5C04 1721 Cardiff Canton - Taunton 2049 (via Lydney) Empty Coaching Stock [Due Gloucester 1831-1856]
Locos stabled, Sunday night:  Taunton station 57303, 57315, 66844.  Fairwater Yard 66613.