(RP) Sunday Diversions 20028th July 2021
South Western Expressways – Reading (Has Been Updated)
Class 43 HST Green&Gold
Reading-Bristol Via Melksham and Chippenham and Weston-s-Mare
South Western Expressways – Reading. https://www.justtrains.net/product/south-western-expressways-reading
Class 153 DMU Advanced. https://www.justtrains.net/product/class-153-dmu-advanced
JJA Autoballaster PlusPak Advanced. https://www.justtrains.net/product/jja-autoballaster-pluspak
Wessex Trains – (Heart of Wessex) https://caledonianrailworks.wordpress.com/reskins-by-class-type/class-153/
Class 143 ‘Wessex Trains’ Pack (and all requirements) https://www.dpsimulation.org.uk/dpsreskins.html
Class 47 Virgin Generation Pack. Virgin Trains First Generation Pack
After the withdrawal of the Virgin Trains packs from Steam, the last place the 47 pack might be available to buy is below:
This hasn’t been tested personally so if you are unsure, contact HumbleBundle first.
Arriva Trains Wales DMU Pack
Class 159 Pack
European Asset Pack (For the Class 166)
Alan Thomson Simulation
HST: Branded Virgin West coast & Cross Country Pack
HST Cab & Lights Enhancement Pack (HD 1080p & UltraHD 4K) – v5.0
VP Virgin Trains MK2 Branding Patch. https://www.vulcanproductions.co.uk/rollingstock.html
BR Class 47 in InterCity Swallow livery. https://www.vulcanproductions.co.uk/rfletcher-diesel.html
Virgin Trains Class 47 Farewell Pack V2.0. https://www.vulcanproductions.co.uk/legacy.html
Major Wales Design
Class 43 Revamp Pack. https://www.major.wales/revamp-packs/class-43
I think that is it. If i have forgotten something, Then please do accept my sincere apologies.
So today driver being a Sunday, All trains to Bristol and South Wales are on diversion via Newbury and the Berks&Hants route. You will take over a HST service to Weston-s-Mare just outside Reading. Your stops will be, Reading, Chippenham, Bath Spa, Bristol-t-Meads, Weston-s-Mare, and finally back to Bristol for your meal break.
Points of Note
Yes you do start just outside Reading. So you will have to set your cab and pull into Reading
You will have to change ends twice. Once at Chippenham, And again at Weston-s-Mare
You will be following a Pad-Plymouth down as far as Heywood Road Junction.
All signals work. So please obey them.
You will go wrong line from Thingley Junction to Chippenham. (This is allowed in the real world)
I have tested this 6 times in total, And it works fine on my p.c.
I really do hope you enjoy this scenario. I have said its fictional, But equally, I know it use to run quite a bit on a Sunday, I just don’t know the headcode.
Thanks for taking the time to download. Take care. Enjoy