Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby spotter4472 » 23 Aug 2012 18:39

NLR Bank Holiday Specials will be running this weekend with trains hauled by Class 31 Diesel 31289 or Peckett steam locomotive 2104. Why not treat yourself to a First Class upgrade with a real Cornish cream tea served on the train?
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby spotter4472 » 28 Aug 2012 20:06

Update from the NLR all services in September will be brake van rides except for the Railway At War weekend.

October services are to be confirmed.
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby typetwos » 03 Sep 2012 08:51

Sunday 9th September 2012 31163 works the 14:10 x Chinnor only.

See http://www.chinnorrailway.co.uk/events/ ... c%20v1.pdf for further details
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby typetwos » 18 Sep 2012 07:08

Great Central on Friday 21st Sept 2012 - 16.45, 19.30 non-stop departures ex-Loughborough(does not call at Quorn or Rothley on either trip in either direction).
Rostered loco- D5830 (31463)
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby typetwos » 18 Sep 2012 08:11

31130 rostered to work on the 25/26th october 2012, 5 return trips on the Avon Valley railway
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby typetwos » 18 Sep 2012 11:52

31414 & 33035 are rostered to work the next Diesel running weekend at Ecclesbourne Valley railway on 29/30th Sept 2012.
See http://www.e-v-r.com/septdieselweekend/
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby 47117 » 19 Sep 2012 11:06

typetwos wrote:Great Central on Friday 21st Sept 2012 - 16.45, 19.30 non-stop departures ex-Loughborough(does not call at Quorn or Rothley on either trip in either direction).
Rostered loco- D5830 (31463)


Just been informed that D5830 will now also haul the 14.30 departure from Loughborough on the above date. This service runs as normal and stops at intermediate stations.
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby typetwos » 20 Sep 2012 07:46

From http://www.facebook.com/WeybourneTractionGroup

Class 31 D5631 will be working the diesel loco diagram on Saturday 22nd September.
First train of the day is the 0945 from Sheringham 7 does 5 return trips.
Also see http://www.nnrailway.co.uk/whatsrunning.php for further details.
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby spotter4472 » 28 Sep 2012 21:44

The latest update from the NLR is that 31289 is scheduled to be hauling all diesel services.

The current schedule is
Sept 30
Oct 7, 14, 21 & Halloween event on 28 Oct, evening only see http://www.nlr.org.uk/events/halloween2012.htm
Dec 30 see http://www.nlr.org.uk/events/mincepiedec2012.htm
Jan 1 2013 see http://www.nlr.org.uk/events/mincepiedec2012.htm

31289 will also be the stand by locomotive for the Steam hauled Santa Specials http://www.nlr.org.uk/events/santa2012.htm

I would advise contacting the line before travelling long distances - see http://www.nlr.org.uk for contact details.
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby typetwos » 02 Oct 2012 09:04

October
Sat 13th to Sun 14th - Peak Rail = 31270
Sun 14th - Northampton & Lamport = 31289
Wed 17th - Avon Valley railway Curry Train = 31130
Sat 20th - Midland Railway Butterley = 31271
Sat 20th to Sun 21st - Avon Valley railway mixed traction event = 31130
Sat 20th to Sun 21st - Peak Rail = 31270
Sun 21st - Northampton & Lamport = 31289
Wed 24th - Avon Valley railway Pie & Pint = 31130
Thu 25th - Avon Valley railway = 31130
Fri 26th - Avon Valley railway = 31130
Sat 27th - Rushden Railway = 31206 (Evening Only)
Sat 27th - North Norfolk railway = 31207
Sat 27th to Sun 28th - Battlefield Railway Halloween Event = 31101
Sat 27th to Sun 28th - Peak Rail = 31270
Wed 31st - Peak Rail = 31270

November
Sat 10th to Sun 11th - Battlefield Railway Diesel Gala = 31101

December
Sun 30th - Northampton & Lamport = 31289

January 2013
Tue 1st - Northampton & Lamport = 31289

March 2013
Sat 2nd to Sun 3rd - Ecclesbourne Valley Diesel Weekend = TBA

April 2013
Fri 5th to Sun 7th - Mid Norfolk Railway Gala = TBA
Sat 27th to Sun 28th - Great Central North = TBA

May 2013
Sat 18th to Sun 19th - Nene Valley Railway Gala = TBA

June 2013
Fri 14th to Sun 16th - North Norfolk Diesel Gala = TBA

September 2013
Fri 13th to Sun 15th - North Yorkshire Moors Gala = TBA
Fri 20th to Sun 22nd - Mid Norfolk Railway Gala = TBA
Sat 28th to Sun 29th - Great Central North = TBA

October 2013
Fri 4th to Sun 6th - Nene Valley Railway Gala = TBA
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby typetwos » 02 Oct 2012 09:18

A Class 31 possibly 31190 is rostered to work at the Severn Valley Diesel Gala on the Thu 4th - Sat 6th October 2012 as a stand in for unavailable loco's.
See the link below
http://www.svr.co.uk/pdf/specialevents/ ... l%201%20(1).pdf
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby 47117 » 08 Oct 2012 09:26

typetwos wrote:Sat 13th - Great Central railway Loughborough = 31463


Sorry, Sat 13th Oct will now be covered by Class 20 D8098
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby typetwos » 09 Oct 2012 07:12

Peak Rail diesel allocations for October:

Saturday 13/10 - 31270
Sunday 14/10 - 31270
Saturday 20/10 - 31270
Sunday 21/10 - 31270
Saturday 27/10 - 31270
Sunday 28/10 - 31270
Tuesday 30/10 - D8
Wednesday 31/10 - 31270

All top and tailed with the steam loco.

Subject to the usual.........

All the Best,
Neil.
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Re: Class 31 preserved workings for 2012

Postby spotter4472 » 10 Oct 2012 11:38

Update from the NLR about the Oct 28th Halloween Event - All services will be steam hauled. The planned use of 31289 for the evening service will not go ahead unless Peckett 2104 fails.
David Millard
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