Loco-Hauled Trains at Taunton
 
This week's highlights:
 
Yellow 'Tractor' 97301 with test train visiting WSR.
 
4 x Class 59s to WSR for 'mixed traffic' gala weekend.
 
47815 rescues Torbay Express steam charter.
 
Locos this week:
31106 31285
47815
57603 57605
59001 59002 59103 59206
66093 66101 66107
66529 66555 66557 66560
66615 66622 66623
97301
Steam 71000
 
A = Actual time at Taunton Red text indicates data 
B = Booked time at Taunton is missing or unconfirmed.
E = Estimated time at Taunton
Time Loco Train ID Consist Notes
Mon 6 Jun 2011      
Sunday night, Fairwater Yard: 66555, 66557, 66560, 66622, 66623.
01:28 B 57605 1A40 2115 (Sun) Penzance - London Paddington 0509 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Exeter 0036-0100, Bristol 0208-0239]
02:25 B 66560 4Z30 0220 Fairwater Yard - Washwood Heath 0822 LD Waste Concrete Sleepers
03:36 B 57603 1C99 2345 (Sun) London Paddington - Penzance 0859 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Bristol 0158-0255, Exeter 0405-0518]
04:15 B 66623 6Z85 0410 Fairwater Yard - Fairwater Yard 0740  out TRT/HOBC turning move via Bristol, Bath, Westbury.
07:34 B 66623 6Z85 0410 Fairwater Yard - Fairwater Yard 0740  rtn TRT/HOBC turning move
08:05 B 66615 6C17 0653 Westbury Cement Works - Moorswater 1157 LD Cement Tanks, 20 PCA [Due Taunton 0756-0805]  Tiverton Jn 0817.
08:40 A 66557 6C72 0820 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 0937 MT Ballast, HOBC + 10 HQA
N/A 66622 + 66623 6C75 1025 Fairwater Yard - Bishops Lydeard 1035 LD Ballast, HOBC
N/A 66623 + 66622 6C76 1240 Bishops Lydeard - Fairwater Yard 1257 MT Ballast, HOBC
14:05 B 66557 6C73 1212 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1410 (via Bristol) LD Ballast
17:28 B 66557 + 66555 6Y33 1724 Fairwater Yard - Stoke Works Junction 2142 Track Renewal Train
18:38 E 66615 6C66 1443 Moorswater - Westbury Cement Works 1944 MT Cement Tanks Dawlish Warren 1717.  Cullompton 1740.  Cogload Jn 1844.
N/A 66623 + 66622 6Y11 2058 Fairwater Yard - Tiverton Loop 2215 HOBC [Due Exeter Riverside Yard 2138-2153]
23:08 B 66560 4V11 1710 Washwood Heath - Fairwater Yard 2315 LD New Concrete Sleepers
Tue 7 Jun 2011      
01:56 B 57603 1A40 2145 (Mon) Penzance - London Paddington 0521 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0154-0156]
02:57 B 57605 1C99 2345 (Mon) London Paddington - Penzance 0753 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0232-0257]  Taunton arr 0206.
N/A 66622 + 66623 6Y11 0400 Whiteball - Fairwater Yard HOBC
06:53 B 66555 + 66557 6Y33 0430 Abbotswood Junction - Fairwater Yard 0659 Track Renewal Train
08:25 B 66622 6C72 0820 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 0937 MT Ballast, HOBC Berkley 0909.
10:25 A 97301 2Q88 0835 Merehead Quarry - Laira Depot 1330 Track Assessment Train Via Bath, Bristol.  Westbury dep 0801.  Bristol TM dep 0930.
N/A Unknown 6C75 1025 Fairwater Yard - Bishops Lydeard 1035 LD Ballast, HOBC
N/A Unknown 6C76 1240 Bishops Lydeard - Fairwater Yard 1257 MT Ballast, HOBC
14:22 B 66622 6C73 1312 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1427 LD Ballast
16:34 E 66107 6C62 1531 St Philips Marsh - Tavistock Junction 1921 LD + MT Fuel Tanks Bristol TM dep 1547.  Norton Fitzwarren 1636.
17:28 B 66557 + 66555 6Y33 1724 Fairwater Yard - Stoke Works Junction 2142 Track Renewal Train
N/A 66623 + 66622 6Y11 2058 Fairwater Yard - Tiverton Loop 2215 HOBC [Due Exeter Riverside Yard 2138-2153]
22:15 E 66107 6O34 2138 Tavistock Junction - Fawley 0721 MT Fuel Tanks Fairwood Jn 2304.
23:42 A 66101 6C99 2147 Newport A.D.J - St Blazey 0620 MT China Clay Uphill Jn 2315.
Wed 8 Jun 2011      
01:56 B 57605 1A40 2145 (Tue) Penzance - London Paddington 0521 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0154-0156]
02:00 A 66560 4M30 0220 Fairwater Yard - Washwood Heath 0822 LD Waste Concrete Sleepers
02:57 B 57603 1C99 2345 (Tue) London Paddington - Penzance 0753 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0232-0257]
N/A 66622 + 66623 6Y11 0400 Whiteball - Fairwater Yard HOBC Fairwater arr 0327.
04:47 A 31106 + 31285 3Q63 2336 (Tue) Didcot Yard - Exeter Riverside Yd 0536 Track Testing/Recording Train via Newbury.
04:55 A 66555 + 66557 6Y33 0430 Abbotswood Junction - Fairwater Yard 0659 Track Renewal Train
08:19 A 66622 6C72 0820 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 0937 MT Ballast, HOBC
N/A 66555 + 66623 6C75 1025 Fairwater Yard - Bishops Lydeard 1035 LD Ballast, HOBC
N/A 66623 + 66555 6C76 1240 Bishops Lydeard - Fairwater Yard 1257 MT Ballast, HOBC
13:26 A 66622 6C73 1312 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1427 LD Ballast, HOBC
17:28 B 66557 + 66555 6Y33 1724 Fairwater Yard - Stoke Works Junction 2140 Track Renewal Train Nailsea 1837.
N/A 66622 + 66623 6Y11 2058 Fairwater Yard - Tiverton Loop 2215 HOBC Tiverton Parkway 2127.  [Due Riverside Yard 2138-2153]
21:37 E 31285 + 31106 3Q63 2132 Exeter Riverside Yard - Didcot Yard 0258 Track Testing/Recording Train via Newbury.  Whiteball 2128.  Athelney 2149, 39 early.
23:08 B 66560 4V11 1710 Washwood Heath - Fairwater Yard 2315 LD New Concrete Sleepers
Thu 9 Jun 2011      
01:56 B 57603 1A40 2145 (Wed) Penzance - London Paddington 0521 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0154-0156]
02:57 B 57605 1C99 2345 (Wed) London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0232-0257]  Taunton arr 0216.
N/A 66623 + 66622 6Y11 0400 Whiteball - Fairwater Yard HOBC Fairwater arr 0335.
07:21 A 66555 + 66557 6Y33 0430 Abbotswood Junction - Fairwater Yard 0659 Track Renewal Train
08:30 A 66623 6C72 0820 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 0937 MT Ballast, HOBC Athelney 0840.
N/A 66555 + 66622 6C75 1025 Fairwater Yard - Bishops Lydeard 1035 LD Ballast, HOBC Fairwater dep 1100.
12:33 A 97301 2Q88 0712 St Erth - Taunton 1216 Track Assessment Train Norton Fitzwarren 1226.
12:43 A 66623 6C73 1312 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1427 LD Ballast, HOBC
N/A 66622 + 66555 6C76 1240 Bishops Lydeard - Fairwater Yard 1257 MT Ballast, HOBC Norton Fitzwarren 1246.  Fairwater arr 1305.
13:10 E 97301 2Q88 1257 Taunton - Minehead 1414 Track Assessment Train Norton Fitzwarren 1313.  Stabled Bishops Lydeard until 13/06/11.
17:28 B 66557 + 66555 6Y33 1724 Fairwater Yard - Stoke Works Junction 2140 Track Renewal Train
19:20 E 66101 6C39 1613 St Blazey - Newport ADJ 2323 LD China Clay + MT Fuel Tanks Cullompton 1858.
N/A 66622 + 66623 6Y11 2058 Fairwater Yard - Tiverton Loop 2215 HOBC [Due Exeter Riverside Yard 2138-2153]
Fri 10 Jun 2011      
01:56 B 57605 1A40 2145 (Thu) Penzance - London Paddington 0521 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0154-0156]
02:05 A 66101 0C39 2349 (Thu) Newport ADJ - Tavistock Junction Light Engine
02:09 A 66560 4M30 0220 Fairwater Yard - Washwood Heath 0822 LD Waste Concrete Sleepers
02:57 B 57603 1C99 2345 (Thu) London Paddington - Penzance 0800 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0232-0257]  Taunton arr 0222.
N/A 66623 + 66622 6Y11 0400 Whiteball - Fairwater Yard HOBC Fairwater arr 0336.
05:49 A 66555 + 66557 6Y33 0430 Abbotswood Junction - Fairwater Yard 0659 Track Renewal Train
06:42 A 59001+103+206+002 7Z27 0318 Merehead Depot - Bishops Lydeard 0720 4 Locos + 6 Wagons (for Gala) [Due Westbury 0406-0529]  Taunton 0635-0642.
N/A 66557 + 66623 6C75 1025 Fairwater Yard - Bishops Lydeard 1035 LD Ballast, HOBC Fairwater dep 1035.
N/A 66623 + 66557 6C76 1240 Bishops Lydeard - Fairwater Yard 1257 MT Ballast, HOBC Norton Fitzwarren 1210.  Fairwater arr 1214.
12:32 A 66557 0C78 1242 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 1349 Light Engine
14:25 A 66622 6A72 1425 Fairwater Yard - Westbury 1530 MT Ballast, HOBC Westbury South Jn 1528.
14:33 A 66557 6C78 1527 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 1635 LD Ballast, 5 HQA + 5 JJA
15:02 A 66623 6Z86 1451 Fairwater Yard - Fairwater Yard 1831  out TRT/HOBC turning move via Bristol, Bath, Westbury.  Highbridge Loop 1525-1540.
18:25 A 66623 6Z86 1451 Fairwater Yard - Fairwater Yard 1831  rtn TRT/HOBC turning move Trowbridge 1715.  Cogload Jn 1805-1816.
20:42 B 66622 6A73 1845 Westbury - Fairwater Yard 2047 (via Bristol) LD Ballast, HOBC
23:08 B 66560 4V11 1710 Washwood Heath - Fairwater Yard 2315 LD New Concrete Sleepers
Sat 11 Jun 2011      
00:11 A 66101 6M60 0400 Exeter Riverside Yard - Bescot DS 1226 LD China Clay via Newport ADJ.  Taunton 278 early.
01:30 B 57603 1A40 2145 (Fri) Penzance - London Paddington 0509 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0129-0130]
02:35 B 57605 1C99 2345 (Fri) London Paddington - Penzance 0753 Passenger, Sleeper [Due Taunton 0222-0235]
04:46 A 66093 6C49 0216 Cardiff Tidal Sidings - Alphington Road 0720 MT Scrap Metal, 16 MBA
14:09 A 66093 6B59 1708 Alphington Road - Newport Docks 2301 LD Scrap Metal, 16 MBA Taunton 1407-1409.  Uphill Jn 1441, 353 early.
18:44 A 66622 + 66623 6Y11 1848 Fairwater Yard - Thingley Junction 2301 HOBC via Didcot ?
20:00 E 66557 + 66560 6Y33 2020 Fairwater Yard - Tuffley Junction 2324 Track Renewal Train Brent Knoll 2024.  [Due Bedminster 2125-2225]
20:45 A 66529 6Y13 1959 Westbury - Tiverton Loop 2340 LD Ballast, 5 HQA via Exeter ?
Sun 12 Jun 2011       66555 stabled at Fairwater overnight.
08:40 B 66529 6Y13 0800 Tiverton Loop - Westbury 0941 LD Ballast, 5 HQA [Due Taunton 0819-0840]
09:41 A 66560 + 66557 6Y33 1000 Standish Junction - Fairwater Yard 1155 Track Renewal Train Taunton 128 early.
10:43 B Steam 71000 1Z27 0915 Bristol Temple Meads - Kingswear 1255 Charter [Due Taunton 1016-1043]
11:46 A 66623 + 66622 6Y11 0900 Bathampton - Fairwater Yard 1113 HOBC Bristol TM 1030, 23 late.  Taunton 39 late.
21:25 A 47815 1Z99 2047 Bristol Temple Meads - Tiverton Loop Light Engine Worle Jn 2103.  Bridgwater 2116, 3 late.  Norton Fzn 2127, 3 Late.  Tiverton Loop arr 2143.
22:45 A 47815 + Steam 1Z28 1642 Kingswear - Bristol Temple Meads 2044 Charter Tiverton Loop 1908-2219 (Steam Loco Failed).  Taunton 2239-2246.  Bristol TM arr 2347.
20:04 B 59002+001+206+103 7Z28 1943 Bishops Lydeard - Merehead Depot 2230 4 Locos + 6 JNA wagons Taunton dep 2056, 52 late.  Castle Cary 2126, 43 late.
Sunday night, Fairwater Yard: 66555, 66557, 66560, 66622, 66623.