NAMED TRAINS OF 1951XxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxXXX B.R. xEASTERN xREGION

including Pullman Cars and also Cross-Country services via Great Central route


Extracts from the front pages of the BR Eastern Region Timetable for Summer 1951

(Festival of Britain Year)


  The Flying Scotsman xx King's Cross - Newcastle - Edinburgh  
  The Heart of Midlothian xx King's Cross - Newcastle - Berwick - Edinburgh  
The Capitals Limited xx King's Cross - Edinburgh
The Queen of Scots xx King's Cross - Leeds (Cent.) - Harrogate - Darlington - Edinburgh - Glasgow (Queen St.)
  The Northumbrian xx King's Cross - Grantham - Darlington - Newcastle  
  The Tees-Tyne Pullman xxKing's Cross - Darlington - Newcastle  
  The Tynesider xx King's Cross - York - Newcastle (Sleeping Cars)  
  The Yorkshire Pullman xx King's Cross - Hull - Leeds (Cent.) - Harrogate  
  The Harrogate Sunday Pullmanxxx King's Cross - Leeds (Cent.)- Harrogate  
  The White Rose xx King's Cross - Doncaster - Leeds (Cent.) & Bradford (Ex.)  
The West Riding xx King's Cross - Leeds (Cent.) & Bradford (Ex.)
The Scarborough Flyer xx King's Cross - York - Malton - Scarborough & Whitby
Boat Train xx Liverpool (Cent.) - Manchester (Cent.) - Lincoln (Cent.) - March - Bury St. Edmunds - Harwich (P.Q.)
  The East Anglian xxLiverpool Street - Ipswich - Norwich  
The Norfolkman xxLiverpool Street - Norwich - Cromer (High) & Sheringham
  The Broadsman xxLiverpool Street - Norwich - Cromer (High) & Sheringham  
  The Fenman xxLiverpool Street - King's Lynn - Bury St. Edmunds - Hunstanton  
The Easterling xx Liverpool Street - Beccles - Lowestoft - Yarmouth (South Town)
  CROSS - COUNTRY Trains  
  Newcastle - Sheffield (Vic.) - Leicester (Cent.) - Swindon - Cardiff - Swansea  
  Nottingham (Vic.) - Leicester (Cent.) - Margate - Ramsgate  



This service was probably routed via Neasden Jct., Acton Wells Jct., Kew, Clapham Jct., and Factory Jct.