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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.

June Loco Roster

No.3 'Captain Baxter' is currently making a working visit to the Great Western Society at Didcot.

Public steam trains run to our Service 1 or 2 timetables.
On 23-24 June, Model Railway Weekend, trains run to a special 3-train timetable.
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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, 31 March - 27 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
SS   "Sulky Service" timetable - works all services

Note that on Sundays, Loco GAL 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
DG   Demonstration Goods train
EDW  Edwardian Train
EN   Engineering (CE, PW, S&T)
FF   Festive Feast
FSA  Full Steam Ahead (Driving Experience)
FT   Footplate Taster
GAB  Golden Arrow Breakfast
GAC  Golden Arrow Charter
GAD  Golden Arrow Dining
GAL  Golden Arrow Luncheon
GAM  Golden Arrow Murder Mystery
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
VIC  Victorian Train
WR   Wealden Rambler Afternoon Tea
WRC  Wealden Rambler Charter
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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