Steam locomotive 46115 Scots Guardsman will haul York to Edinburgh this Saturday

Steam locomotive 46115 Scots Guardsman returns to the main line on Saturday, as it hauls the Edinburgh Christmas Market tour from York to Edinburgh.

The tour will depart York at 06:02 and pass through Thirsk (06:30), Northallerton (06:38), Darlington (06:54), Durham (07:31), Newcastle (07:53), Morpeth (08:39), Alnmouth (09:22), Berwick-upon-Tweed (10.02am), Dunbar (11.34am), Prestonpans (12.06pm) and Edinburgh at 12.20pm.

After exploring the Christmas markets, passengers will board for a 3:40 PM departure. 46115 will then pass through Prestonpans (4.01pm), Dunbar (4.36pm), Berwick (5.05pm), Alnmouth (6.24pm), Morpeth (7.12pm), Newcastle (7.32pm), Durham (7.05pm). :58), Darlington (8:27 p.m.), Thirsk (8:49 p.m.) and York at 9:28 p.m.

The above times in parentheses are approximate times. Please click on the links below, which track the train throughout the day to keep you up to date on when it will pass through your local station.

46115 Scots Guardsman takes ‘The Dalesman’ through Long Preston
Credit: RailAdvent


For the schedules of these movements, please click on the links below:

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As always, please respect the dangers of the railway. Please do not trespass on the tracks to see this iconic locomotive – stick to public access points!

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