The Bristol to Chester tour will be operated by steam locomotive 60163 Tornado this Saturday

This Saturday November 13, 2021, the LNER A1 n° 60163 Tornado will travel from Bristol to Chester as part of The Railway Touring Company’s “The Cheshireman” tour.

Departing Bristol Temple Meads at 07:11, the tour will pass through Filton Abbey Wood (07:21), Severn Tunnel Junction (07:44), Cwmbran (08:36), Abergavenny (08:55), Hereford (09:23), Leominster (10:53), Craven Arms (11:13 a.m.), Shrewsbury (11:39 a.m.), Chirk (12:07 p.m.), Wrexham General (12:41 p.m.) and Chester at 12:58 p.m.

After a stop in Chester, Tornado will leave at 4.25pm ​​and will pass through Wrexham General (4.44pm), Gobowen (5.17pm), Shrewsbury (5.50pm), Craven Arms (6.38pm), Hereford (8.30pm). 04), Abergavenny (8.33pm), Cwmbran (8.52pm), Pilning (9.55pm), Filton Abbey Wood (10.04pm) and Bristol Temple Meads at 10.19pm.

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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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