1Z23 17.40 York – London King’s Cross “The Blythe Spirit” (1989)

1Z23 17.40 York – London King’s Cross “The Blythe Spirit” (1989)

21st May 2019 0 By Matt Carroll

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A scenario for the wonderful Leeds Lines route. Clearly there are some compromises as the layout and appearance of the route, particularly around Leeds, has changed since 1989. However, hopefully there is still the feel of the time when the wires had not long gone up and Leeds station was a lot darker than it is today.

You will be driving the return leg of a Hertfordshire Rail Tours excursion that has visited various lines in the North East and has just arrived here behind 47406 via the Harrogate Loop. This sceanrio will cover the journey as far as Doncaster. On the day, 86233 was the allocated loco, but 86228 has been utilised here instead. Year : 1989.

Requirements :
Leeds Line route, available from Alan Thomson Simulation (and associated requirements)

Armstrong Powerhouse :
Sky and weather enhancement pack
Class 86/87 sound pack (and associated class 86 requirements)
Class 37 volume 1
Class 101/117/121 sound pack (and associated class 101 requirements)
Mark 1 coach pack (DT)
Mark 2a-2c coach pack
Mark 2d-2f coach pack
Class 91 enhancement pack (and associated requirements)
HST Valenta enhancement pack (and associated requirements)
Class 142 pack
Class 150/1 enhancement pack (and associated requirements)
Class 150/2 pack
BAA / BZA wagon pack
AP38 Riviera Line scenario pack additional stock for BG livery (static consist only)
AP40 GEML scenario pack additional stock, for class 86 liveries

DTG :
Virgin Trains pack 1
Class 143 Provincial (and associated requirements)
BR Blue Diesel and Electric pack 2 (static consist only)

Just Trains Cargowaggon pack

rfletcher72 Class 144 West Yorkshire PTE ‘Metro Train’ reskin (from DPSimulation)

Backdated Train Sim BR Intercity Original Class 47/8 pack (and associated requirements)

I hope you enjoy this scenario.