1B35 12.45 London Paddington – Swansea (2006)

1B35 12.45 London Paddington – Swansea (2006)

5th October 2019 0 By Matt Carroll

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Hi, and thank you for downloading this scenario.
To install, simply copy the enclosed ‘Content’ folder to your Railworks folder. This is a ‘Standard’ scenario and is named “[MJC] 1B35 1245 Paddington – Swansea”

Summary
The writing is on the wall for the Paxman Valenta engine as the MTU days are on the horizon. However for now, the old guard is still very much in charge. With snow on the ground and more falling, you will need to employ defensive driving in order to avoid excessive wheelslip and get this train to Swansea safely. Year : 2006.

Requirements
The following are required to ensure that the scenario functions correctly :

* From Armstrong Powerhouse https://www.armstrongpowerhouse.com/ :
– HST Valenta enhancement pack (and associated requirements)
– Sky and Weather enhancement pack.
– Class 142 pack
– Class 150/2 pack
– Class 158 Cummins and Perkins enhancement packs (and associated requirements)
– Class 175 enhancement pack (and associated requirements)
– Class 66 enhancement pack (and associated requirements)
– BAA/BZA wagon pack

* From STEAM :
– South Wales Coastal Bristol – Swansea route add-on https://store.steampowered.com/app/621928/Train_Simulator_North_Wales_Coastal_Crewe__Llandudno_Route_AddOn/

* From Major Wales Design https://www.major.wales/reskins/VL :
– Valley Lines class 142

* From Just Trains
– Class 60 advanced loco pack https://www.justtrains.net/product/class-60-advanced

Optional Requirements
The following are NOT required to ensure that the scenario functions correctly, however they will add to the immersion :

* From Armstrong Powerhouse https://www.armstrongpowerhouse.com/ :
– Class 170 enhancement pack (and associated requirements)

Scenario run-through
This scenario should last around 55 minutes. Having taken over this train at Cardiff Central you will drive through to Swansea. You have booked stops at Bridgend, Port Talbot, and Neath. There is snow on the ground and more is falling. Your task is to get this train to Swansea safely. There are p-way staff out on the ground ensuring points at important junctions keep working and don’t get clogged-up with snow, so keep your eyes peeled for these hardy guys.

I do hope you enjoy this scenario.