september, 2021

18sepAll DayThe Mazey Day Cornishman 2021NEW DATE - Pathfinder's annual outing to Penzance with a class 66 & a pair of class 50s. Joining Stations: Birmingham New Street, Northfield, Bromsgrove, Worcester Parkway, Cheltenham Spa, Gloucester, Cam & Dursley, Bristol Parkway & Bristol Temple Meads.

Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Penzance & St Erth

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Emails/letters have just been sent to passengers (Friday, 18 June) advising them of the new date – Saturday, 18 September.

Join our classic mark I excursion for the Pathfinder Railtour’s annual visit to Penzance, but with other off-train options to choose from as well.

We head off to Penzance on an absorbing journey. Fast running west of Bristol, through the counties of Somerset and Devon, takes us to Plymouth and the crossing of the River Tamar into Cornwall across Brunel’s iconic bridge.

Choose from:

Option A – TRURO (1225/1645): Cornwall’s only Cathedral city with a branchline to Falmouth^

Option B – ST ERTH (1255/1615): for the scenic branchline to picturesque St Ives^

Option C – PENZANCE (1305/1605): You could explore the town and its beach, or perhaps a visit to nearby Marazion (for St Michael’s Mount), Mousehole, Newlyn or Land’s End on the local buses.

Option D – Visit THE EDEN PROJECT  – Alight at Par for road coach transfer (Supplementary Fare – Adult £20 – Junior £14).

Option E – Visit THE LOST GARDENS OF HELIGAN  – Alight at Par for road coach transfer (Supplementary Fare – Adult £20 – Junior £14).

^ Pay local rail fare on the day.

FaresAdultJuniorParty of 4Availability
Standard Class£95£48£360Book Now
First Class£155£115£600Book Now
First Class Plus£175£135£680Book Now
Premier Dining£275£235£1080Book Now

Table for Two seats are available at a supplement of £35 per person in First Class, First Class Plus and Premier Dining .


Motive power is expected to be a GBRF class 66 Birmingham to Gloucester and return, and a pair of class 50s onto Penzance and back, courtesy of the Class Fifty Alliance

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