Steam locomotive 7029 Clun Castle will be back on the mainline as it hauls a tour to Cardiff Central this Saturday, 11th June 2022.
Departing Birmingham Snow Hill at 08:03, the train will pass through Tyseley (08:14), Widney Manor (08:27), Leamington Spa (08:50), Banbury (09:14), Oxford (09:51), Swindon (11:11), Bristol Parkway (11:47), Severn Tunnel Junction (12:05), Newport (12:47) and Cardiff Central at 13:15.
Note: Between Maindee Junction and Cardiff Central, the tour will be diesel hauled, with 7029 Clun Castle on the rear. This means that it will pass through Newport and Cardiff Central with the diesel loco leading.
After 4 hours in Cardiff, 7029 Clun Castle will depart Cardiff Central at 17:19 and will pass through Newport (17:36), Patchway (18:12), Swindon (18:52), Oxford (20:02), Banbury (20:29), Hatton (21:48), Widney Manor (22:00), Tyseley (22:12) and Birmingham Snow Hill (22:35).
Want to be notified when these timings are confirmed? Become a RailAdvent Plus member today!
For full timings, please click here.
If you do go out and see 7029, why not sign up to LocoStop. This is our railway community, and allows you to share your photos from your adventures! Click here to sign up.
As always, please respect the dangers of the railway. Please do not trespass on the railway to see this iconic locomotive – stay to public access spots.