Locomotive Roster for 1st – 7th July – Tour de France Weekend

Throughout the weekend there will be a rotation of the three working steam locomotives:

90733-140601_IIWD 2-8-0 90733
5820-140601_IIUSATC 2-8-0 5820
43924-130619_CSMR 4F 0-6-0 43924

25-059-140607_FRThese will be supplemented by Class 25 25 059 and Vulcan 0-6-0 diesel D0226 with the Class 101 diesel multiple unit working the diesel service on Friday, Saturday and Monday

D0226-PS1st – 3rd July: Pink Timetable with 5820 on the steam service

101-140621'2_PLaFor the timetable in operation between 4th and the 7th July, click here

Friday 4th and Monday 7th July: The standard Sunday two train service will operate with one of the steam locomotives operating the main service from 11.00 and the morning and alternate trains operated by DMU throughout the day. 5820 on the Friday steam service, Monday, to be advised.

Saturday 5th July: The same service will operate as Friday with the exception that morning train will be locomotive hauled giving way to steam haulage at 13.15 for the rest of the day. 90733 and 5820 on the steam services.

Sunday 6th July: Train services start at 06.40, diesel hauled from Oxenhope. Throughout the day the Railway will run a special timetable with certain trains top-and-tailed with steam and diesel, in order to avoid running round to operate the intensive schedule planned. 5820, 90733 and 43924 will operate at various times throughout the day.

Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the advised motive power is available, the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway reserve the right to change this when operational circumstances so dictate.

Photos: Inspiring images (90733 & 5820), Colin Smith (43924), Frank Richards (25 059), Phil Smith (D0226), News@KWVR (101)

One comment on “Locomotive Roster for 1st – 7th July – Tour de France Weekend

  1. Pingback: Locomotive Roster for 1st – 7th July – Tour de France Weekend | KWVR - Keighley & Worth Valley Railway

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