Sheffield Branch

Late Summer Holiday 2000

Over this holiday weekend the bridge over the River Trent at Newark was replaced. On all three days trains were diverted between Newark Northgate and Doncaster via Gainsborough Lea Road in both directions. Northbound (Down) trains were routed via Decoy South Junction approaching Doncaster. Southbound (Up) trains were routed via Black Carr Junction leaving Doncaster. All trains listed for Saturday 26th August and Sunday 27th August were dragged between Newark Northgate and Doncaster, trains not listed were scheduled to utilise HSTs and did. For Monday 28th August all diverted trains are listed and the scheduled Doncaster arrival time at Doncaster for Northbound trains and departure time for Southbound trains is also given.

   47759 dragging 91009 ‘The Samaritans’ arriving at Doncaster on 28th August 2000 heading 1S14 08.00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh   Ian Nightingale
   47733 ‘Eastern Star’ dragging 90038 arriving at Doncaster on 28th August 2000 heading 1D34 08.10 Kings Cross-Leeds   Ian Nightingale

   47785 about to depart Doncaster on 1A17 10:05 Leeds-Kings Cross with 91013 on the rear on 28th August 2000   Ian Nightingale
   47792 ‘Saint Cuthbert’ has just arrived at Newark Northgate on 28th August 2000 heading 1E08 08.00 Aberdeen-Kings Cross which had started at Berwick-upon-Tweed, 91011 was on the rear   Ian Nightingale

   47759 at Doncaster awaiting detachment from 90038 on 1D42 15:40 Kings Cross-Leeds on 28th August 2000   Ian Nightingale
   47775 ‘Respite’ + 47773 ‘Reservist’ depart Doncaster on 28th August 2000 forming 1A29 17.05 Leeds-Kings Cross, 91025 was on the rear   Ian Nightingale

   47733 'Eastern Star' heads 1E04 10:30 Edinburgh - Kings Cross through Stow Park with 91018 'Bradford Film Festival' on the rear through Stow Park on Sunday 27th August 2000.   Bill Atkinson
   47786 'Roy Castle OBE' dragging 91002 'Durham Cathedral' heads 1S13 07:00 Kings Cross - Glasgow Central through Collingham on Saturday 26th August 2000.   Lindsay Atkinson

   47775 'Respite' dragging 1E07 10:00 Edinburgh (started Berwick upon Tweed) - Kings Cross past the remaining station buildings at Walkeringham on Monday 28th August 2000.   Lindsay Atkinson
   47799 'Prince Harry' draggs 1E02 09:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross, with 91011 on the rear, through Stow Park on Subday 27th August 2000.   Lindsay Atkinson

Saturday 26th August 2000

4773406:15 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4773405:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
4778607:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4778604:50 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4777208:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4777206:00 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4773308:10 Kings Cross-Leeds 4775907:00 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4779908:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4779807:30 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4775909:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4779206:20 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4779809:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4773407:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4779210:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4778609:00 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4773410:40 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4778507:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4778611:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4773308:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4778511:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4779909:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4773312:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4775909:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4779913:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4779210:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4779215:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4773312:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
47793+HST16:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh Note 1 4778513:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4778517:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4779914:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4773318:40 Kings Cross-Newcastle 4778614:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4779919:00 Kings Cross-Newcastle 4779215:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4778619:30 Kings Cross-Leeds 4773418:40 Leeds-Kings Cross
4773420:30 Kings Cross-Leeds 4778516:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4779821:30 Kings Cross-Leeds 4779820:15 Leeds-Kings Cross
4779222:00 Kings Cross-Newcastle 4779318:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross Note 2

Sunday 27th August 2000

4775908:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4777207:00 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4773408:35 Kings Cross-Leeds 4778607:30 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4778509:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4777507:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4773309:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4775908:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4779210:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4778509:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4777510:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4779909:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4775911:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4773410:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4778512:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4773310:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4779913:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4779211:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4773413:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4777513:25 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4773314:00 Kings Cross-Aberdeen 4777210:50 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4779214:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4775913:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4778615:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4779915:40 Leeds-Kings Cross
4777515:30 Kings Cross-Newcastle 4773312:50 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4777216:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4779215:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4775916:30 Kings Cross-Newcastle 4778615:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4779917:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 4777517:15 Newcastle-Kings Cross
4773317:30 Kings Cross-Newcastle 4777214:50 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4779218:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 4779915:50 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4778619:00 Kings Cross-Newcastle 4775917:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
4777220:00 Kings Cross-Newcastle 4773316:55 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4779920:30 Kings Cross-Leeds 4778618:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
4773322:00 Kings Cross-Newcastle

Monday 28th August 2000

09:07477861S1206:15 Kings Cross-Glasgow 05:48477861A0005:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
09:23HST1S1307:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 06:25HST1A0204:50 Newcastle-Kings Cross
09:47477921D3207:03 Kings Cross-Leeds 06:54477851A0306:10 Leeds-Kings Cross
10:09477851N0107:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 07:36477591A0606:00 Newcastle-Kings Cross
10:31477591S1408:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 07:53HST1A1007:00 Hull-Kings Cross
10:57477331D3408:10 Kings Cross-Leeds 08:07HST1A1106:48 Skipton-Kings Cross
11:20477341S1508:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 08:36477991A1207:00 Newcastle-Kings Cross
11:48477991D3509:10 Kings Cross-Leeds 09:09477751E0206:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
12:20477751N0209:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 09:25477721A1508:12 Bradford-Kings Cross
12:44477721S1810:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 09:55HST1E0307:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
12:57HST1S2010:30 Kings Cross-Aberdeen 10:40477921A1609:00 Newcastle-Kings Cross
13:20477921S1610:33 Kings Cross-Glasgow 10:58477851A1710:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
13:53477851D3711:10 Kings Cross-Leeds 11:1747759+(47786)1E0407:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross Note 3
14:21477591S1011:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 12:12HST1E0508:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross Note 3
14:27HST1S2412:00 Kings Cross-Inverness 12:4847799+(47734)1A1912:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
14:48477861D3812:03 Kings Cross-Leeds 13:09477751E0710:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross Note 3
15:33477991S2813:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 13:17477921E0808:00 Aberdeen-Kings Cross Note 3
15:55477341D3913:10 Kings Cross-Leeds 13:51477721A3510:48 Edinburgh-Kings Cross Note 3
16:08477751S2813:30 Kings Cross-Glasgow 14:14caped1E1007:55 Inverness-Kings Cross
16:20HST1S3014:00 Kings Cross-Aberdeen 14:21HST1E1010:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross Note 3
17:05477921N0414:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 14:48477851A2314:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
17:30477721S3115:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 15:17477991E1112:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross Note 3
18:09HST1S0115:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 15:28477591E1210:00 Aberdeen-Kings Cross Note 3
18:28477591D4215:40 Kings Cross-Leeds 15:51477861A2415:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
18:16HST1S3216:00 Kings Cross-Aberdeen 16:19477341E1312:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross Note 3
19:09caped1N0616:30 Kings Cross-Newcastle 16:28477921E2513:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross Note 4
19:35477991S3317:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 16:48caped1A2716:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
19:51caped1D0217:10 Kings Cross-Hull 17:31477721E1514:30 Edinburgh-Kings Cross Note 3
20:06477341S4217:30 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 17:5347775+477331A2917:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
20:30caped1D1117:50 Kings Cross-Skipton 18:03477981E1614:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross Note 3
20:41477851S3418:00 Kings Cross-Glasgow 18:33caped1A3015:24 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
21:06477721N0918:30 Kings Cross-Newcastle 18:54477591A3118:05 Leeds-Kings Cross
21:43HST1D4618:50 Kings Cross-Leeds 19:04477861E1716:00 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
21:21477981S3619:00 Kings Cross-Edinburgh 20:03caped1F6016:57 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
22:141D4719:30 Kings Cross-Leeds 20:10HST1E1816:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross Note 3
22:341N1220:00 Kings Cross-Newcastle 20:27HST1E1914:55 Aberdeen-Kings Cross Note 3
22:521D5020:30 Kings Cross-Leeds 21:14477991F6117:55 Edinburgh-Kings Cross
23:42caped1G2221:00 Kings Cross-Newcastle 22:13477721E2018:00 Glasgow-Kings Cross
00:081D5121:30 Kings Cross-Leeds
00:581N1322:00 Kings Cross-Newcastle
02:071D3623:34 Kings Cross-Leeds

Note 1 dragged Kings Cross to Doncaster
Note 2 dragged Doncaster to Kings Cross
Note 3 train started at Berwick upon Tweed
Note 4 train started at Berwick upon Tweed. Dragged Doncaster to Kings Cross

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