Alex Seal

Trains

May 1959

Penzance - Kensington Milk Train - R. C. "Dick" Riley that appeared in the March 1959 Trains Illustrated

Down trains, in order of time passing Saltash...

0555 SX Plymouth Millbay - Saltash (0610)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation: Set 19 M Set [BSK,CK,SK,BSK]
Pic B     A LOCO
From Millbay Millbay Millbay Millbay  
To Saltash Saltash Saltash Saltash  
Type BSK CK SK BSK  
Comp. GWR GWR GWR GWR  
Dia.          
Livery          
Model          
0610 Plymouth - Liskeard (0657)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation: Set 13 [BSK,SK,SK,SK,FK,BSK]
Pic B         A LOCO
From Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth  
To Liskeard Liskeard Liskeard Liskeard Liskeard Liskeard  
Type BSK SK SK SK FK BSK  
Comp. GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR  
Dia.              
Livery              
Model              
0650 Plymouth - Penzance (0950)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: Plus one coach and a 2 coach circuit working? MX Conveys Fish Vans ex 2015 Cardiff Parcels?
Pic -   A - - B   LOCO
From ? ? Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth ?  
To     Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance    
Type     BSK CK SK BSK    
Comp.     GWR GWR GWR GWR    
Dia.     ? ? ? ?    
Livery     ? ? ? ?    
Model     ? ? ? ?    
0650 Plymouth - Penzance (0950)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation: MX Conveys Fish Vans ex 2015 Cardiff Parcels
Pic - A - - - B LOCO
From Cardiff? Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth  
To Penzance? Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance  
Type Fish Vans BSK CK SK SK BSK  
Comp. ? GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR  
Dia. ? ? ? ? ? ?  
Livery   ? ? ? ? ?  
Model   ? ? ? ? ?  
2350 Paddington - Penzance (1110)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: SX
Pic - A - - - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington  
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance  
Type SG BSK SK SK SK FK BSK  
Comp. GWR BR BR BR BR BR GWR  
Dia. O? 182 147 147 147 116 ?  
Livery ? ? ? ? ? ? ?  
Model Dapol Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish ?  
2218 Paddington - Penzance (1215) Parcels
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: MFSX
Pic -       - - - LOCO
From         Plymouth Plymouth Plymouth  
To         Penzance Penzance "Cornwall"  
Type         BG SK MILK TANKS  
Comp.         GWR GWR MIX  
Dia.         3, 61, 76, 90 or 290 ? MIX  
Livery         ? ? Dirty  
Model         ? ? Dapol?  
0800 Millbay - Wearde ( ) ECS
0735 Newton Abbot - Penzance ( )
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation: 'M Set'
Return Working: 1355 Penzance - Newton Abbot includes Bloater (Q), Siphon TO, BG TX
Pic A - - B LOCO
From Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Newton Abbot  
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance  
Type BSK SK CK BSK  
Comp. GWR GWR GWR GWR  
Dia. ? ? ? ?  
Livery ? ? ? ?  
Model ? ? ? ?  

 

0025 Manchester - Penzance ( )
1105 Plymouth - Penzance ( )
1230 Plymouth - Saltash (____)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation:
Pic Set 51             LOCO
From                
To                
Type                
Comp.                
Dia.                
Livery                
Model                

 

2240 Paddington - Penzance ( ) Parcels
0530 Paddington - Penzance (1625)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: MSX
Pic - - A - - - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington ?
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance ?
Type Van + Open Bk. Van § BSK FK SK SK SK BSK ?
Comp. GWR GWR BR BR BR BR BR BR  
Dia. ? ? 182 116 147 147 147 182  
Livery Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon  
Model ? ? Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish  
0930 Paddington - Falmouth (1620)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1959 Summer
Formation: FSX
Pic A - Y Z - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington ?
To Falmouth Falmouth Falmouth Falmouth Newquay Newquay Newquay ?
Type BSK SK CK CK SK SK BSK ?
Comp. BR BR BR BR BR BR BR -
Dia. 182 147 128 128 147 147 182  
Livery Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon Maroon  
Model Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish  
1030 Paddington - Penzance (1655) - Cornish Riviera Express
Station: Saltash
Period: 1959 Summer
Formation: FSX
Pic A Y - - - - - - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington ?
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance ?
Type BSK CK FK RF RSO SK SK SK SK BSK Warship
Comp. BR BR BR GWR GWR BR BR BR BR BR BR
Dia. 182 128 116 ? ? 147 147 147 147 182  
Livery Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Green
Model Farish Farish Farish ? ? Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish
0900 Wolverhampton - Penzance (1740)
1540 Plymouth - Penzance (1855)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation:
Pic Set 2             LOCO
From                
To                
Type                
Comp.                
Dia.                
Livery                
Model                
1130 Paddington - Penzance (1910)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: MSX
Pic A Z - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington  
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance  
Type BCK CK SK SK BSK  
Comp. GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR  
Dia. ? ? ? ? ?  
Livery ? ? ? ? ?  
Model ? ? ? ? ?  
1634 MO Plymouth - St. Austell (____)
1627 MSX Plymouth - St. Austell (____)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation:
Pic Set 25             LOCO
From                
To                
Type                
Comp.                
Dia.                
Livery                
Model                
1110 Swansea - Penzance (1940)
1723 Plymouth - Penzance (2030)
1723 Plymouth - Truro (____)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation:
Pic Set 31             LOCO
From                
To                
Type                
Comp.                
Dia.                
Livery                
Model                
1810 Pymouth - Penzance (2050)
1330 Paddington - Penzance (2110) "Royal Duchy"
Station: Saltash
Period: 1959 Summer
Formation: SX
Pic A - - - - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington ?
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance ?
Type BSK FK RU? RSO SK SK BSK ?
Comp. BR BR BR BR BR BR BR -
Dia. 182 116 ? ? 147 147 182  
Livery Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream Chocolate & Cream  
Model Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish  
1950 Plymouth - Penzance (2230)
1956 SX Plymouth - Saltash (____)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1956 Winter (17th September 1956 - 16th June 1957)
Source: Plymouth District Working Of Coaches & Trailer
Formation:
Pic Set 49             LOCO
From                
To                
Type                
Comp.                
Dia.                
Livery                
Model                

 

 

1530 Paddington - Penzance (2249)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: FSX
Pic A - - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington  
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance  
Type BSK CK SK SK BSK  
Comp. BR BR BR BR BR  
Dia. 182 128 147 147 182  
Livery ? ? ? ? ?  
Model Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish  
0230 Plymouth - Penzance (0600) Milk
1945 Kensington - Penzance (0835) Milk
2210 Paddington - Penzance (0645) "West of England TPO"
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: SX
Pic - - - - - - - LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington  
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance  
Type BG POS POS POS POT BPOT SG  
Comp. GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR  
Dia. K40 L25 L18 L25 L21 L23 O?  
Livery Post Office Red Post Office Red Post Office Red Post Office Red Post Office Red Post Office Red Post Office Red  
Model ? ? ? ? Worsley Works ? ?  
2150 Paddington - Penzance (0735)
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: SX
Pic A - - - - - - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington  
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance  
Type BSK SLS SLF CK SK SK SK SK BSK  
Comp. GWR GWR GWR GWR BR BR BR BR BR  
Dia. ? ? ? ? 147 147 147 147 182  
Livery ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?  
Model ? ? ? ? Farish Farish Farish Farish Farish  
0015 Paddington - Penzance (0750) Newspaper
Station: Saltash
Period: 1958 Summer
Formation: MSX
Pic - - - - - B LOCO
From Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Paddington Plymouth  
To Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance Penzance  
Type BG SLS SLF SG BG BCK  
Comp. GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR GWR  
Dia. K40 / K38
34 / 1169
? ? ? ? ?  
Livery ? ? ? ? ? ?  
Model ? ? ? ? ? ?