1B55 12.30 London Paddington – Paignton (1971)

1B55 12.30 London Paddington – Paignton (1971)

12th October 2021 3 By Matt Carroll

Hi, and thank you for downloading this 70 minute scenario for the Riviera Line in the Fifties route.
To install, simply copy the enclosed ‘Content’ folder to your Railworks folder. This is a ‘Standard’ scenario and is named “[MJC] 1B55 1230 Paddington – Paignton”

This scenario is intended to present a feel for the era, rather than being pin-point accurate.
On a Summer afternoon, take a popular express service from London forwards from Exeter to its destination. Year: 1971
You and your secondman have just relieved an Old Oak Common crew in Exeter. You will call at Dawlish Warren, Dawlish, Teignmouth, Newton Abbot, Torquay, and Paignton. It’s a busy Summer Saturday and the main line is awash with trains.

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

* From Steam:
– Riviera Line in the Fifties route https://store.steampowered.com/app/325960/Train_Simulator_Riviera_Line_in_the_Fifties_Exeter__Kingswear_Route_AddOn/
– Western Hydraulics Add-on https://store.steampowered.com/app/621920/Train_Simulator_Western_Hydraulics_Pack_AddOn/
– Class 45 Add-on https://store.steampowered.com/app/277731/Train_Simulator_BR_Class_45_Peak_Loco_AddOn/

* From Vulcan Productions:
– BR Green Pre-TOPS Class 47 Pack (and associated requirements) https://www.vulcanproductions.co.uk/diesel.html
– BR Blue Class 45/46 (and associated requirements) https://www.vulcanproductions.co.uk/legacy.html

* From Armstrong Powerhouse https://www.armstrongpowerhouse.com/ :
– Class 47 Sound Pack
– Class 52 Sound Pack
– Mark 1 Coach Pack Volume 1

* From DP Simulation:
– Class 42 Green / Maroon Full Yellow reskin by Richard Fletcher https://dpsimulation.org.uk/rf72locomotives.html

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

* From Steam:
– BR Blue Class 08 add-on livery (and associated requirements) https://store.steampowered.com/app/275804/BR_Blue_Class_08_Addon_Livery/
– BR Blue Class 121 add-on livery (and associated requirements) https://store.steampowered.com/app/295177/BR_Blue_Class_121_AddOn_Livery/
– BR Blue Diesel Electric Pack https://store.steampowered.com/app/376950/Train_Simulator_BR_Blue_Diesel_Electric_Pack_Loco_AddOn/
– Weardale & Teesdale Route https://store.steampowered.com/app/277777/Train_Simulator_Weardale__Teesdale_Network_Route_AddOn/

* From Steam Sounds Supreme:
– Stainmore, Shap and Eden Valley route https://steamsoundssupreme.com/stainmore-shap-eden-valley.html (Please note that without this item a large amount of static traffic will be missing).
– Departmental Wagon Pack https://steamsoundssupreme.com/page_depwp.html

* From Armstrong Powerhouse https://www.armstrongpowerhouse.com/ :
– Sky and Weather enhancement pack.
– Class 101/117/121 Sound Pack

* From Digital Traction:
– British Railways Wagons Pack (Wagon Pack 1) https://digitaltraction.co.uk/mainsite/products/british-railways-wagons-pack/

I do hope you enjoy this scenario.