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Locomotive Duty Roster

This roster is provided here for general information purposes only.
On any particular day there may be alterations to the roster to suit operational requirements.
Visitors intending to travel to the railway to see a specific locomotive operating are
advised to check the locomotive workings on the day.

Weekly public train information is also available providing details of planned stock usage.

December Loco Roster

January Loco Roster

Note: SECR Locomotive No.178 is visiting the National Railway Museum in York until further notice, giving brake-van rides in the yard.
December 2017 special events - Santa Specials and much more
Public steam trains run to our Service One timetable 26-31 December 2017 and 1 January 2018
Tickets available in advance or on arrival


Locomotive Duties

Times shown are departures from Sheffield Park. Please confirm with the published timetable for actual train times on a particular day.
A   Service 1 days - works all services
    Service 2 days - works 10:00, 12:15, 2:45, and (on Saturdays only 22 April - 28 October) 5:15
B   Service 2 days - works 11:10, 1:30 and 4:00
C   Special Timetable Set C
D   Special Timetable Set D

Note that on Sundays, Loco GL often works the 10:00 service in place of Loco A

AT  Autumn Tints
BV  Brake van rides
CH  Charter working
CWS C&W shunt
EDW Edwardian Train
EN  Engineering (CE, PW, S&T)
EV  Evening train
FF  Festive Feast
FSA Full Steam Ahead (Driving Experience)
FT  Footplate Taster
GB  Golden Arrow Breakfast
GC  Golden Arrow Charter
GD  Golden Arrow Dining
Gds Goods Train
GL  Golden Arrow Luncheon
MC  Mainline Charter
O   Observation Car Special
P   Station Pilot
RA  Rail Ale
S   Shunting
SPL Special working
ST  Spare on standby
SU  Supper train
TR  Training
VIC Victorian Train
WR  Wealden Rambler Afternoon Tea
X   (special service) working unspecified
X   (Santa Special service) works EG train
Y   (Santa Special service) works 1st SP train
Z   (Santa Special service) works 2nd SP train

Although this roster is adhered to whenever possible, circumstances do necessitate some changes at short notice.

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