Trip on the Waverley

The Trip

  • 08.30  Leave Home.
  • 09.00 Arrive at Lewisham.  The bus driver was new and missed the turn into Lewisham Station, so got off at the shopping centre.  As I was early I stopped off at Burger King for a breakfast (Bacon and Egg Croissant, Tea and Potato Hash Brown Bites).
  • 09.35 Meet at Lewisham Station.
  • 10.01 Take Train to Gravesend.
  • 10.45 Stop at Robert Pocock (Wetherspoon) for a tea.
  • 11.20 Join the Waverley and Travel from Gravesend to London and back to Gravesend.
  • 16.15 Get off Waverley at Gravesend.
  • 16.45 Stop at Robert Pocock (Wetherspoon) for 2 pints of Hobgoblin Gold and 2 Pints of Coors Light then stopped at McDonalds for 1 Cheese Burger and 1 Piri Piri Chicken Wrap.
  • 19.08 Take HS1 to Stratford.
  • 19.25 Take Overground to Cannonbury, change for Overground to Surrey Quays.
  • 20.45 Looked in to Surrey Docks (Wetherspoon) but did not stop.  Instead took 188 to Greenwich.
  • 21.00 Gate Clock (Wetherspoon) Door Staff searched our bags and took a bottle of water from us.  Pub was very busy so we did not stay.
  • 21.10 Took DLR to Canary Wharf, then the Jubilee Line to Canada Water where we changed on to London Overground to Forest Hill.
  • 22.10 The Capitol (Wetherspoon) 3 pints Read Boar, 3 pints Turburg (Coors Light was off) and 1 Wetherspoon Sharer.
  • 00.40 Take 185 to Lewisham
  • 00.55 The Watch House (Wetherspoon) 2 pints Coors Light and 1 pint Tim’s Surprise.
  • 02.00 N199 home, (indoors by 02.20)


Pictures from this trip can be found on Flickr and My Site.

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