Steam locomotive 6233 Duchess of Sutherland will leave Bristol this Sunday

6233 The Duchess of Sutherland is expected to carry the Royal Duchy of Bristol Temple Meads on Sunday September 11, 2022.

Departing Bristol Temple Meads at 08.12am, the tour will pass through Yatton (08.32am), Taunton (09.10am), Tiverton Parkway (09.37am), Exeter St Davids (10.19am), Dawlish Warren (10.00am). 42), Totnes (11:09 a.m.) and Plymouth at 11:49 a.m.

Here, a diesel takes over. This will continue through Saltash (12.30pm), Liskeard (12.46pm), Bodmin Parkway (12.58pm) and Par at 1.12pm.

The diesel will take the return journey back to Plymouth, departing Par at 4.05pm, the tour will pass through Bodmin Parkway (4.15pm), St Germans (4.36pm) and Plymouth at 5.00pm.

With 6233 Duchess of Sutherland back on the train, the tour will depart at 5.30pm and travel via Ivybridge (5.49pm), Newton Abbot (6.18pm), Dawlish Warren (6.31pm), Exeter St Davids (7.04pm), Tiverton Parkway (7.49pm) ), Taunton (8:05 p.m.), Yatton (8:43 p.m.) and Bristol Temple Meads at 9:06 p.m.

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

Jose P. Rogers