D1041 Western Prince History, BR Workings
The following is a list of workings that 'Prince' hauled during BR days with source information, whilst it is impossible to list every single working, the idea here is to build up a picture of what 'Prince' did. If you have any information to add please consider digging out your books and get in touch!

1962-1974 1975 1976 1977

 Date
Code
Working
Miles
Source
08/01/1976
1A86
17:42 Paddington-Oxford (*Paddington-Reading, 36.00)
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Western Paul
09/01/1976
1C43
11:15 Paddington-Cardiff
---
Western Paul
09/01/1976
1A51
15:25 Paddington-Cardiff (via Gloucester)
(*Swindon-Padd, --.--)
---
Vaughan Machin
10/01/1976
4A19
---:--- Penzance-Paddington Perishables
(*Plymouth-Reading, --.--)
---
Vaughan Machin
11/01/1976
1B34
15:15 Paddington-Cheltenham (*Padd-Gloucester)
---
Vaughan Machin
11/01/1976
1V89
12:20 Newcastle-Plymouth (*Gloucester-Britol TM)
Western Gloucester-Plymouth
---
Vaughan Machin
15/01/1976
1B65
13:30 Paddington-Penzance
---
Western Paul
20/01/1976
1A45
12:40 Penzance-Paddington (Plymouth-Padd)
---
Western Paul
24/01/1976
1A09
16:10 Penzance-Paddington (*Plymouth-Padd, --.--)
---
Vaughan Machin
25/01/1976
1C21
11:00 Paddington-Swansea
---
Western Paul
26/01/1976
1C87
00:50 Paddington-Milford Haven (Padd-Swansea only)
---
Western Paul
26/01/1976
1A37
19:15 Milford Haven-Paddington (Swansea-Cardiff only)
---
Western Paul
27/01/1976
1C78
01:10 Bristol-Milford Haven (Cardiff-Swansea only)
---
Western Paul
27/01/1976
1C87
00:50 Paddington-Milford Haven (from Swansea only)
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Western Paul
30/01/1976
2B10
08:42 Plymouth-Penzance
---
Western Paul
30/01/1976
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14:40 Penzance-Paddington (*Reading-Padd, 36.00)
---
Western Paul
20/02/1976
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---:--- Seen 12:30 at Twyford with an Eastbound Passenger
---
Richard Clayton
08/03/1976
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07:12 Oxford-Paddington (*Reading-Padd, 36.00)
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Western Paul
13/03/1976
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16.40 Plymouth-Paddington (*Plym-NwtnAbbot, 32.00)
Replaced by 50042 at Newton Abbott
32.00
William Powrie
07/05/1976
1A67
17:25 Cardiff-Paddington (*Reading-Slough, --.--)
---
Vaughan Machin
08/05/1976
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17:20 Swansea-Paddington (*Swansea-Reading, 155.00)
191.00
Western Paul
29/05/1976
1B39
10:56 Paddington-Penzance (*Padd-Plymouth, --.--)
---
Vaughan Machin
31/05/1976
1A65
15:55 Paignton-Paddington (*Exeter-Padd, --.--)
(*Seen at Newton Abbott)
---
Vaughan Machin
Richard Clayton
05/06/1976
1B19
17:30 Paddington-Penzance (*Reading-Taunton, --.--)
305.25
Vaughan Machin
07/06/1976
1A51
15:25 Cardiff-Paddington (via Gloucester)
(*Swindon-Padd, --.--)
145.25
Vaughan Machin
11/06/1976
-----
07:05 Newbury-Paddington (*Reading W-Padd, 37.00)
---
Western Paul
25/06/1976
1E22
10:05 Newquay-Newcastle (as far as Plymouth)
55.50
CN Rail Gallery
01/07/1976
1B03
07:30 Paddington-Penzance (*)
305.25
Derek Clarke
01/07/1976
1A85
15:00 Penzance-Paddington (*as far as Plymouth)
79.50
Derek Clarke
01/07/1976
1A09
16:10 Penzance-Paddington (*on at Plymouth, later failed at Westbury and replaced by D1015)
130.25
Derek Clarke
02/07/1976
1B65
13:30 Paddington-Penzance (*Taunton-Penzance)
305.25
Derek Clarke
02/07/1976
1A49
22:10 Penzance-Paddington Sleeper (*)
305.25
Derek Clarke
07/07/1976
1B19
08:30 Paddington-Paignton (*Newton Abbot-Paignton, 8.25)
202.00
Vaughan Machin
07/07/1976
1A29
13:55 Paignton-Paddington (*)
202.00
Vaughan Machin
08/07/1976
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---:--- Seen 16:00 at Exeter St Davids
---
Richard Clayton
10/07/1976
1V71
07.00 Bradford Exchange-Penzance
(Photographed at Venton)
---
Tail Lamp Photography
11/07/1976
1B19
10.45 Paddington-Plymouth
(Photographed at Plymouth)
---
Tail Lamp Photography
13/07/1976
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---:--- Seen 11:00 at Bodmin Road on Westbound Parcels
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Richard Clayton
04/08/1976
1A45
12:20 Penzance-Paddington (from Plymouth)
(*Reading-Padd, 36.00)(*Photographed at Newton Abbott)
---
Western Paul
Richard Clayton
07/08/1976
1C11
08:20 Paddington-Fishguard (*failed at signal 82, Port Talbot, replaced by 47157, D1041 left at Llandilo Junction)
210.00
Derek Clarke
Vaughan Machin
Western Paul
07/08/1976
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---:--- On Shed at Laira 10:30
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Richard Clayton
09/08/1976
-----
07:05 Newbury-Paddington (*Reading W-Padd, 37.00)
---
Western Paul
10/08/1976
-----
---:--- On Shed at Laira 11:00
---
Richard Clayton
11/08/1976
-----
12:20 Penzance-Paddington (*Plymouth-Exeter, --.--)
(*Reading-Paddington, 36.00)
---
Richard Clayton
Western Paul
12/08/1976
1B88
17.45 Paddington-Westbury
95.50
William Powrie
03/09/1976
1A65
15:55 Paignton-Paddington (*Reading-Padd, 36.00)
202.00
Vaughan Machin
Western Paul
04/09/1976
1C11
08:20 Paddington-Fishguard
263.25
Vaughan Machin
Western Paul
04/09/1976
1C49
14:30 Fishguard-Swansea
73.50
Vaughan Machin
Western Paul
07/09/1976
-----
17:45 Paddington-Westbury (*Padd-Reading W, 37.00)
---
Western Paul
10/09/1976
-----
15:55 Plymouth-Paddington (*Reading-Padd, 36.00)
---
Western Paul
17/09/1976
1B05
16:53 Paddington-Plymouth (*Padd-Reading, 36.00)
---
Western Paul
Vaughan Machin
18/09/1976
-----
08:22 Truro-Falmouth
12.25
Vaughan Machin
Western Paul
18/09/1976
-----
09:10 Falmouth-Paddington (*Falmouth-Truro, 12.25)
---
Vaughan Machin
Western Paul
19/09/1976
-----
11:30 Paddington-Paignton (*Reading-Taunton, 107.00)
---
Western Paul
24/09/1976
1B88
17:45 Paddington-Westbury
95.50
Vaughan Machin
Western Paul
01/10/1976
-----
07:05 Newbury-Paddington (*Reading W-Padd, 37.00)
---
Western Paul
13/10/1976
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10:40 Paddington-Plymouth
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Colin J Marsden
20/10/1976
1M15
16:05 Paddington-Birmingham NS (*Dorridge-BNS)
130.50
Derek Clarke
20/10/1976
1V78
20:40 Birmingham NS-Paddington
(*BNS-Solihull and Banbury-Reading)
130.50
Derek Clarke
Vaughan Machin
21/10/1976
5A80
Old Oak Common (Road 20)-Paddington (ECS n/k)
---
Vaughan Machin
07/11/1976
1A55
15:15 Paignton-Paddington (via Melksham)
(*Newton Abbott-Padd, --.--)
---
Vaughan Machin
09/11/1976
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07:20 Oxford-Paddington (*Reading-Padd, 36.00)
---
Western Paul
09/11/1976
5C18
Old Oak Common (Road 14)-Paddington
(ECS for 17:15 off Paddington)
---
Vaughan Machin
09/11/1976
1B88
17:45 Paddington-Westbury
95.50
Vaughan Machin
13/11/1976
1B35
10:30 Paddington-Paignton (*Reading-Paignton, 166.00)
(Photographed at Exeter St Davids)
202.00
Western Paul
Tail Lamp Photography
13/11/1976
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15:27 Paignton-Newton Abbott
8.25
Western Paul
16/12/1976
1M15
16:05 Paddington-Birmingham NS (Dorridge-BNS)
130.50
Derek Clarke
16/12/1976
1V78
20:40 Birmingham NS-Paddington
130.50
Derek Clarke
Western Paul
31/12/1976
6V53
--:-- China Clay Empties (Photographed at Plymouth)
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Vaughan Machin

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Items shown in brackets eg (*Reading-Padd, 36.00) denote details of journey etc received from the named source. Mileages in italics assume D1041 throughout. Any help with mileages or corrections appreciated!