Wolverhampton - Aberystwyth Performance Log


Date 6th May 1985 Weather Sunny, light winds
Loco(s) 25058 / 25078 Seated Coach 3
Train 0659 Euston - Aberystwyth
  Coaches Net Tare Locos Type Mk.1
Load 10 355 380 531  
Passing Point Miles Time Speed (mph) EDBHP RAILHP at Speed (mph) Gradient Speed Limit Comment
Wolverhampton 0 0-00             Start -16 mins
Stafford Road Jnct. 1.20 2-58 35*            
Oxley SB 1.36 3-13 40*            
Oxley North Jnct. 2.36 4-17 65*            
Bilbrook 4.00 5-52 63            
Codsall 4.69 6-33 62            
MP 148 6.18 7-55 67 1/2 1780 2060 67 183    
Albrighton 7.65 9-12 70*            
Cosford 9.04 12-00           pw 20mph
River Worle Bdg 10.30 13-45 55            
Shifnal 12.48 16-00 58 1770 1980 58 150    
Madeley Jnct. 14.50 18-03 52 1120 1320 55 150    
Telford Central 15.67 19-40 35            
Oakengates Tnl Sth 16.10 20-18 62*            
Oakengates 16.56 20-43 69*            
New Hadley 17.71 21-40 74           Max 75 mph
Ketley Jnct. 18.42 22-17 67            
Wellington 19.44 23-46 45            
Market Drayton Jnct. 20.01 24-22 53            
Admaston 21.14 25-31 67            
Allscott SB 22.61 26-42 77            
Walcot 23.40 27-19 77           Max 83 mph
Upton Magna 25.92 29-13 75            
Belvidere Bdg 28.16 31-08 60            
Abbey Foregate Jnct. 29.36 33-14 20*            
                  crew change 1 min
English Bridge Jnct. 0.74 1-46 15*            
Sutton Bridge Jnct. 1.24 3-25 15*         20  
Hookagate SB 3.32 7-01 42         60  
Hanwood 5.32 9-20 60 1130 1300 52 -550 60  
Cruckmeole Jnct. 5.88 9-54 59 800 1020 59 310    
Yockelton 7.87 11-42 64 1730 1980 61 1/2 250 70  
MP 8 9.49 13-23 55 1430 1650 59 1/2 105 70  
Westbury 11.55 16-10 20         15  
MP 11 12.74 18-25 46 920 990 32 1/2 230 70  
Plas Y Court 13.75 19-37 55         40  
Breidden 14.49 20-21 68         70 Max 74
Buttington Jnct. 17.54 22-45 56         70 Min 50
Buttington Xing 18.58 24-02 63         45  
Welshpool 20.12 26-18 20*         15  
MP 35 21.48 28-07 51 1540 1650 42 1/2 -405    
Forden 24.49 31-24 50         45  
Montgomery 26.48 33-32 58 1060 1260 56 2000 60  
MP 41 27.23           160    
Abermule 30.03 37-10 50         25  
MP 45 31.98           180 50  
Newtown 33.97 41-47 20*         15  
Scafell 35.87 44-35 56 1610 1710 40 1650 60  
Moat Lane Jnct. 38.76 47-24 54         50  
Caersws 39.64 49-11 25*         60  
Pontdolgoch 41.21 51-59 38 870 950 34 350 50  
MP 57 42.74 55-15 52 1890 2020 45* 130 50  
Carno 45.46 57-17 51 1120 1290 51* 190 60  
Talerddig 47.58 61-03 5*         15 sig stop 9 mins
Llanbrynmair 50.98 66-24 62 1/2         60  
Commins Coch 54.46 69-12 47         60  
Cemmes Road 56.30 71-25 62 1/2         60  
MP 71 57.99             60  
Machynlleth 61.30 77-51           15  
                   
MP 77 1.94           -1776 60  
Dovey Jnct. 3.99 6-59           30 sig stop
                   
Glandyfri 0.70 2-20 38*         60 Max 68
MP 82 2.95           Level 60  
Ynyslas 6.22 8-11 38         45  
Borth 8.30 10-46 60 1/2 1450 1610 49 1/2 Level 60  
MP 88 9.21 11-39 60 1030 1260 60 1/2 300 60  
MP 89 9.46 13-12 38 490 640 48 1/2 75 50  
Llandre 10.71 13-37 34 1/2         60 Max 50*
Bow Street 12.29 15-53 29 1/2         60  
MP 91 12.70 16-42 31         40  
MP 92 13.70 18-32 35 1700 1770 32 1/2 75 60  
Llanbadarn 15.66 21-11 29 1/2         40  
Aberystwyth 16.71 23-56           10 Arrival +7 mins

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