GWR 813.
Photo: Jack Hope


GWR 813
Diary of Visits & Steamings
2000 -2010


2000
Severn Valley Railway
August -October
11 days on service trains, 4 days on special charters
and 4 days providing brake van rides
19 days in steam

2001
Severn Valley Railway
January 13th -7th April
3 days on passenger trains at Steam Gala and Member’s Day
1 day on photographic charter and 3 days non passenger duties
7 days in steam

Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
15th -22nd April
3 days on service trains

Didcot Railway Centre
Great Western Society
29th April -7th May
4 days in steam incl Gala

Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
11th May -June 3rd
6 days on service trains

South Devon Railway
9th June -21st July
12 days on service/Gala trains

Bristol Harbour Railway
28th -29th July
2 days on photographic charter (plus 1 day on test)

West Somerset Railway
4th -5th August
2 days on shuttle passenger trains

Midland Railway Centre
25th -27th August
3 days at Gala event

Severn Valley Railway
1st -9th September
4 days on Brake Van Rides (Thomas Tank events)

West Somerset Railway
14th -16th September
3 days at Gala event

Severn Valley Railway
22nd -23rd September
2 days on Brake Van Rides (Autumn Gala)

Middleton Railway
29th -30th September
2 days at Gala event

Severn Valley Railway
3rd November
813 Centenary special passenger service (one day)

Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
8th -23rd December
6 days on Santa Special trains


2002

Severn Valley Railway
12th -19th January
3 days on service trains

Severn Valley Railway
2nd -17th March
2 days at Spring Gala & 2 days steam heating

Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
31st March -3rd June
12 days on service trains

East Somerset Railway
5th -30th June
5 days on service trains

Barrow Hill Roundhouse
12th -21st July
5 days in steam

East Somerset Railway
24th July -26th August
16 days on service trains

Bodmin & Wenford Railway
7th -8th September
2 days at Gala event

Vale of Glamorgan Railway
13th -15th September
3 days at local Festival Event

East Somerset Railway
5th -20th October
4 days on service trains

Vale of Glamorgan Railway
5th -6th November
2 days at special event


2003

Gwili Railway
8th -12th February
4 days in steam (Filming BBC Carrie's War)

Severn Valley Railway
15th -16th March
2 days at Welsh Branch Line Gala

Dean Forest Railway
18th April -7th June
19 days on service trains

Barrow Hill Roundhouse
9th -13th July
4 days in steam

Great Central Railway
19th -20th July
2 days at Gala Event

East Somerset Railway
27th July -23rd August
4 days on service trains

Severn Valley Railway
30th August -7th September
4 days on Thomas Tank Brake Van Rides

Swindon & Cricklale Railway
20th -21st September
2 days at Gala Event

STEAM GWR Museum, Swindon
27th -28th September
2 days in static steam (special event)


2004

Mid Hants Railway
12th -14th March
3 days at Gala Event

Vale of Glamorgan Railway
8th April
1 day in steam (special event)

Dean Forest Railway
15th April -21st August
14 days on service trains

Severn Valley Railway
4th -26th September
4 days Thomas Tank and 2 days Steam Gala Events

Barrow Hill Roundhouse
9th October -19th December
6 days in steam (Gala, Santa Trains, etc)


2005

Severn Valley Railway
12th -13th March
2 days at Spring Gala

Swanage Railway
1st April -6th May
4 days on service trains

Swansea Vale Railway
30th May -19th June
7 days on service trains

Swanage Railway
30th July -11th September

Chasewater Railway
15th October -24th December
12 days on service and ‘Santa’ trains


2006

Cholsey & Wallingford Railway
21st May -3rd September
15 days on service trains

STEAM GWR Museum, Swindon
16th -17th September
2 days in static steam (special event)

Chasewater Railway
15th October -24th December
13 days on service and ‘Santa’ trains


2007

Chasewater Railway
24th -3rd March –
3 days on service trains

Severn Valley Railway
10th – 11th March
2 days at Spring Gala

Shackerstone Railway
9th April -27th May
9 days on service trains

Gloucestershire & Warwickshire Railway
31st May -3rd June
4 days at Gala event

Shackerstone Railway
10th -24th June
4 days on service trains

East Somerset Railway
30th June -9th September
19 days on service trains

Tanfield Railway
14th -16th September
3 days at Gala event

Locomotion NRM, Shildon
22nd -23rd September
2 days at special event

East Somerset Railway
6th October -18th November
12 days on service trains

Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
1st -23rd December
8 days on Santa Special trains


2008

Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
12th January
1 day Photographic Charter Event

East Somerset Railway
23rd March -11th June
17 days on service trains

Cranmore 150 Quarry Gala
21st – 22nd June
2 days in steam

East Somerset Railway
June -7th September
15 days on service trains

Severn Valley Railway
19th -21st September
3 days at Autumn Gala

East Somerset Railway
5th October -30th November
7 days on service trains


2009

East Somerset Railway
4th April -20th September
51 days on service trains

Severn Valley Railway
25th -27th September
3 days at Autumn Gala


2010

Gloucestershire & Warwickshire Railway
29th May -6th June
on static display GWR 175 Gala