A cab-ride journey from Moorswater (Liskeard) to Cardiff Central aboard a Class 70 loco of Colas Rail.
Passing through :
Moorswater Crossing, Coombe, Coombe Jn, Liskeard Jn, Liskeard (run-around to change ends) then, Menheniot, St Germans, Saltash, Royal Albert Bridge, St Budeaux, Keyham, Dockyard, Devonport, Plymouth, Lipson Jn, Laira Jn, Ivybridge, Totnes, Newton Abbot West Jn, Newton Abbot,Teignmouth, Dawlish, Dawlish Warren, Starcross, Exeter St Thomas, Exeter St Davids, Tiverton Loops, Tiverton Parkway, Taunton, Cogload Jn—Up, Bridgewater, Highbridge & Burnham, Uphill Jn, Worle Jn, Worle, Yatton, Nailsea & Backwell, Parson Street, Bedminster, Bristol West Jn, Bristol Temple Meads, Dr Day’s Jn, Lawrence Hill, Stapleton Road, Filton Abbey Wood, Patchway Jn No1, Patchway Jn No 2, Patchway, Pilning, Severn Tunnel, Severn Tunnel Jn, Llanwern Jn, Maindee East Jn, Maindee West Jn, Newport (Gwent),Alexandra Dock Jn, Ebbw Jn, Rumney Bridge Jn, Long Dyke Jn, Newtown Jn & Cardiff East Jn,terminating at Cardiff Central.
(Disk 1 Moorswater to Tiverton Parkway)
(Disk 2 Tiverton Parkway to Cardiff)
Running Time 248mins
Class 70 tour
This journey provides a good view of old and new on the Western region and is most likely the first Class 70 end to end cab ride. The production was well executed.
Garry Cooper | Doncaster | November 2019