Diesel event

53 members plus two juniors and one babe in arms travelled on the PLEG charter in excellent September sunshine, for which a healthy donation of £790 was made to the railway.

Rolling stock:

Loco Used

BMR002 0-6-0DH (1987) "No 10" - 1ft11¾ gauge / Ex-BR Class 98 - 98010

Stock Used

Coaches 3, 5 & 11

Route:

Loco(s)

Route

Mileage

BMR002 0-6-0DH (1987) "No 10"

See map below

23m 54ch / 23.68 decimal, recorded by GPS

Timings
(noted by Jim Sellens)

Outward

Return

Location

Arrive

Depart

Arrive

Depart

Aberystwyth

 

12:15

15:25/9

 

Llanbadarn

12:20

12:21

 

15:19

Glanyrafon

 

12:27

 

15:13

Capel Bangor

12:39

12:42

15:00

15:02

Nantyronen

 

12:53

 

14:49

Aberffrwd

12:58

13:01

14:35

14:45

Rheidol Falls

 

13:13

 

14:27

Devil's Bridge

13:28

 

 

14:15

PLEG wishes to thank Will Smith, our driver and the rest of the VoR staff for their assistance in making this fantastic and unusual event happen.

Finally, thanks to Bert Ellery for provision of the excellent souvenir tickets!