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RTC Christmas Cheshireman 19/11/22

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  1. Britfoamer

    Britfoamer Well-Known Member

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    Times are up on RTT:

    https://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/service/gb-nr:U66311/2022-11-19/detailed
    https://www.realtimetrains.co.uk/service/gb-nr:U66352/2022-11-19/detailed

    Return times are advertised as to Chepstow, not Bristol, are they the correct train, or will they be adjusted?
     
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    free2grice Part of the furniture Friend

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    The Severn tunnel will be closed on Saturday evening. <BJ>

    Start date 19/11/2022. Route affected Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads

    Engineering work is taking place between Patchway and Severn Tunnel Junction, closing some lines.

    Rail replacement buses will operate between:
    Cardiff Central and Bristol Temple Meads (calling at Newport, Severn Tunnel Junction, Patchway and Filton Abbey Wood)
     
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    RTC website now mentions train terminating at Chepstow with passengers for Filton Abbey Wood (22.40) and Bristol Temple Meads (22.45) being ferried by bus.
     
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    Times are also on for 46233 arriving rom Tyseley about 15 mins after 45596 arrives. Also for 45596 to go to Carnforth mid afternoon.
     
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    Presumably the train heads back to Bristol via Gloucester as ECS then?
     
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    To Southall via Gloucester.
     
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    15D44631-E774-4D35-A016-95B906BADACB.jpeg 45596 seen leaving Shrewsbury at Hencote
     
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    Going well at Ludlow Racecourse, lovely purr as it went past.
     
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    Cracking light. Could have done with some of that for 4498 on Thursday.
     
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    Looks nice heading past Condover...
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    46233/6233 heading from Tyseley through Small Heath to join the rail tour:
     
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    Through Ruabon 6 mins late - just as southbound 175 heap pulled away. Spoiled lots of photos.

    Bob.
     
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    I was very lucky with the light, Bahamas sounded very good leaving Shrewsbury as well
     
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    "Bahamas" at Wistanstow this morning...........

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    Cheerz,

    Alan
     
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    Stokesay_south-45596Bahamas-2022-11-19b.jpg Passing Stokesay this morning. Going well, as you can see.
     
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    Mainline-19.11.22-The-Christmas-Cheshireman-1.jpg

    Jubilee No. 45596 'Bahamas' leaving the stop at Chirk over Cefn Mawr/Dee Valley Viaduct.
     
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    One more from Cefn Mawr 45596 Cefn Mawr Viaduct lr.jpg
     
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    Footage of 45596 breasting the summit at Church Stretton this morning. Fortunately I was far enough away that I couldn't hear the diesel on the rear...

     
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