Alex Seal

The Royal Duchy

One of the few services in to Cornwall that conveyed a dining portion. The service was named The Royal Duchy in xx and used chocolate and cream BR Standard Mk1s from xx. The service ran between Paddington and Penzance with a portion to and from Kingswear, detaching at Newton Abbot and attaching at Exeter St. Davids respectively.

25 September 1950 (until further notice)

1330 Paddington - Penzance (2150) via Lavington
R
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1920) Van Third   B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1920)
2 " Third       " " "
3 " Compo       " " "
4 " Dining Car       " " "
5 " Compo       " " "
6 " Third       " " "
7 " Van Third   A   " " "
8 1 ____ Exeter - Paddington (1920) Van Third   B   " Newton Abbot 1803 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
9 " Compo       " " "
10 " Third       " " "
11 " Van Third   A   " " "

10 September 1951 (until further notice)

1330 Paddington - Penzance (2150) via Lavington
R
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1920) Van Third   B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1920)
2 " Third       " " "
3 " Compo       " " "
4 " Dining Car       " " "
5 " Compo       " " "
6 " Third       " " "
7 " Van Third   A   " " "
8 1 ____ Exeter - Paddington (1920) Van Third   B   " Newton Abbot 1810 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
9 " Compo       " " "
10 " Third       " " "
11 " Van Third   A   " " "

21 September 1953 (until further notice)

1330 Paddington - Penzance (2110) via Lavington
R
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1910) Van Third   B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1910)
2 " Third       " " "
3 " Third       " " "
4 " Compo   Z   " " "
5 " Dining Car       " " "
6 " Compo   Y   " " "
7 " Van Third   A   " " "
8 1 ____ Exeter - Paddington (1910) Bk. Compo   B   " Newton Abbot 1735 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
9 " Compo       " " "
10 " Third       " " "
11 " Van Third   A   " " "

14 June - 19 September 1954

1330 Paddington - Penzance (2110) via Lavington
R
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1910) Van Third   B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1910)
2 " Third       " " "
3 " Third       " " "
4 " Compo   Z   " " "
5 " Dining Car       " " "
6 " Compo   Y   " " "
7 " Van Third   A   " " "
8 1 ____ Exeter - Paddington (1910) Bk. Compo   B   " Newton Abbot 1735 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
9 " Compo       " " "
10 " Third       " " "
11 " Third       " " "
12 " Van Third   A   " " "

20 September 1954 (until further notice)

1330 Paddington - Penzance (2110) via Lavington
R
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1910) Van Third   B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1910)
2 " Third       " " "
3 " Third     (a)(b) " " "
4 " Compo   Z F " " "
5 " Dining Car       " " "
6 " Compo   Y   " " "
7 " Van Third   A   " " "
8 1 ____ Exeter - Paddington (1910) Bk. Compo   B   " Newton Abbot 1735 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
9 " Compo       " " "
10 " Third       " " "
11 " Van Third   A   " " "

Periods (a)(b) only
F - To run each weekday commencing 23 May 1955

17 September 1956 - 16 June 1957

1330 Paddington - Penzance (2120) via Lavington
R 420/260
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1910) Van Second V B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1910)
2 " Second V     " " "
3 " Second V     " " "
4 " Dining Car §     " " "
5 " First (7) Z     " " "
6 " Van Second V A   " " "
7 1 ____ Exeter - Paddington (1910) Compo V Y   " Newton Abbot 1737 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
8 " Second V     " " "
9 " Van Second V     " " "

17 June - 15 September 1957

1330 Paddington - Penzance (2110) via Lavington
420/280 R
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915) Van Second V B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915)
2 " Second V     " " "
3 " Second V     " " "
4 " Second V     " " "
5 " Dining Car §     " " "
6 " First (7) V     " " "
7 " Van Second V A   " " "
8 1 1531 Exeter - Paddington (1915) Bk. Compo V B   " Newton Abbot 1737 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (1820)
9 " Compo V     " " "
10 " Second V     " " "
11 " Van Second V A   " " "

1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915) via Lavington
420/280 R
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1 1 1350 Kingswear - Exeter Van Second V B   Exeter Paddington 1330 Paddington - Newton Abbot (1725)
2 " Second V     " " "
3 " Compo V     " " "
4 " Bk. Compo V A   " " "
5   1330 Paddington - Penzance (2110) Van Second V B   Penzance " 1330 Paddington - Penzance (2110)
6 " First (7) V     " " "
7 " Dining Car §     " " "
8 " Second V     " " "
9 " Second V     " " "
10 " Second V     " " "
11 " Van Second V A   " " "

16 September 1957 - 8 June 1958

1330 Paddington - Penzance via Lavington (2120)
420/280 GWR The Royal Duchy
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915) Van Second V B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915)
2 " Second V     " " "
3 " Second V     " " "
4 " Dining Car §     " " "
5 " First (7) V     " " "
6 " Van Second V A   " " "
7   Exeter - Paddington (1915) Compo V Y   " Newton Abbot 1737 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
8   Second V     " " "
9   Van Second V A   " " "

1100 Penzance - Paddington via Lavington (1915)
455/280 GWR The Royal Duchy
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1350 Kingswear - Exeter St. Davids Van Second V B   Exeter St. Davids Paddington 1330 Paddington - Newton Abbot
2   " Second V     " " "
3   " Compo V     " " "
4   1330 Paddington - Penzance (2120) Van Second V B   Penzance " 1330 Paddington - Penzance (2120)
5   " First (7) V     " " "
6   " Dining Car §     " " "
7   " Second V     " " "
8   " Second V     " " "
9   " Van Second V A   " " "
10     Brake Van     FO " "  
11     Siphon G     Q " "  

9 June - 14 September 1958

1330 Paddington - Penzance via Lavington (2120)
420/280 GWR The Royal Duchy
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915) Van Second V B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915)
2 " Second V     " " "
3 " Second V     " " "
4   Open Sec. VV          
5 " Dining Car VV     " " "
6 " First (7) V     " " "
7 " Van Second V A   " " "
8   Exeter - Paddington (1915) Bk. Compo V B   " Newton Abbot 1737 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
9   Compo V Y        
10   Second V     " " "
11   Van Second V A   " " "

15 September 1958 - 14 June 1959

1330 Paddington - Penzance via Lavington (2120)
420/280 GWR The Royal Duchy
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915) Van Second V B   Paddington Penzance 1100 Penzance - Paddington (1915)
2 " Second V     " " "
3 " Open Sec. VV     " " "
4   Dining Car VV          
5 " First (7) V     " " "
6 " Van Second V A   " " "
7   Exeter - Paddington (1915) Compo V Y   " Newton Abbot 1737 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
8   Second     (a)(b)      
9   Van Second V A        

12 June - 10 September 1961

1330 Paddington - Penzance via Lavington (2100)
GWR The Royal Duchy ♦♦
  CW Previous Working Vehicle From To Next Working
1   1105 Penzance - Paddington (1910) Van Second V B   Paddington Penzance 1105 Penzance - Paddington (1910)
2 " Second V     " " "
3 " Second V     " " "
4 " Open Second Z     " " "
5 " Dining Car Z     " " "
6 " Compo V Y   " " "
7 " Compo V Y   " " "
8 " Van Second V A   " " "
9   1330 Kingswear - Paddington (1910) Bk. Compo V B   " Newton Abbot 1730 Newton Abbot - Kingswear (____)
10   Compo V     " " "
11   Second V     " " "
12   Van Second V A   " " "