January - June 2009
Running time: 2 hours 15 mins approx.
The Great Britain II NO PADDING - 100% ACTION AND SUPERB LOCATIONS (60 mins not to be missed!)
34067 Tangmere & 70013 Oliver Cromwell double heading April 7th Penzance-Plymouth-Bristol Locations are near Grampound Road, Lostwithiel, Largin viaduct, Liskeard station, Liskeard viaducts, Hemerdon, Combe Fishacre, Dawlish, Exeter St David's (2 locations).
46115 Scots Guardsman April 9th Preston-Glasgow Locations are Carnforth, Greenholme (2 locations), Shap Wells, Shap summit (2 locations), Beattock bank (3 locations), Symington, Carstairs.
45231 Black Five & 45407 Black Five double heading April 10th Glasgow-Perth-Inverness Locations are approaching Blackford, Blackford, Gleneagles, Pittensorn, Byres of Murthly, Dalguise bridge, climbing to Drumochter (2 locations plus pacing and on-train footage), near Carrbridge, Slochd, Findorn viaduct, Tomatin viaduct.
61994 The Great Marquess April 11th Inverness-Kyle of Lochalsh Locations are Fodderty (featuring the loco slipping to a stand, 2 locations), Garve, Loch a' Chuilinn, Loch Gowan, Strome Castle, Rarebreeds Farm, Erbusaig.
45407 Black Five & 45231 Black Five double heading April 12th Inverness-Aberdeen-Dundee Locations are leaving Inverness, Boat O' Brig, Mulben bank (2 locations), Bogie bridge, near Gartly, Kennethmont, Burn of Muchass viaduct, Marykirk viaduct, Montrose viaduct.
45407 Black Five April 12th Dundee-Edinburgh Locations are Tay bridge (3 locations plus footplate footage), Forth bridge.
46115 Scots Guardsman January 21st Carnforth-Hellifield Loaded test train Seen at two locations in Clapham. Archive feature of the Scot making its last mainline run under BR over the S&C from Hellifield to Carlisle on February 13th 1965 (6 mins). February 7th Hellifield-Carlisle-Hellifield Locations are Horton, Selside, Ribblehead-Blea Moor (2 locations), leaving Dent, Smardale, Waitby Common, Mallerstang, Ais Gill summit. March 21st Kings Lynn-Nottingham-Peterborough-Kings Lynn Locations are Sutton Bonnington, Rotherby, Frisby on the Wreake, Wyfordby. May 9th Preston-Shap-Carlisle-Preston Locations are Shap Wells, Shap summit, Harrison sidings-Shap village.
34067 Tangmere January 24th Victoria-Folkestone/Ashford-Canterbury-Victoria Locations are Folkestone (2 locations), Sturry. February 14th Waterloo-Yeovil-Waterloo Locations are Woodborough, near Witham Friary, Brewham, Sherborne, Milborne Wick, Stowell.
45407 The Lancashire Fusilier January 31st Copy Pit The climb from Hall Royd junction to Copy Pit summit seen from the lineside and directly behind the locomotive.
60163 Tornado February 1st Doncaster-Durham-York Locations are Bradbury, Langley Moor. February 14th Victoria-Guildford-East Croydon-Victoria Locations are Wandsworth town, near Hook, Monkston. May 18th York-Kings Cross Seen at Colton junction. May 23rd Kings Cross-York Seen at Ryther. May 30th Gloucester-Cardiff-Bristol Locations are Minsterworth, Purton (2 locations), Pilning. July 5th Bristol-Kingswear-Bristol Locations are Whiteball (3 locations), Shaldon (2 locations), Cockwood harbour, Starcross, Pugham Farm, Burlescombe cutting, Whiteball summit. With reference to Tornado, we also include an A1 archive sequence showing six of the class in the 1960s.
70013 Oliver Cromwell March 1st Paddington-Badminton-Newport Locations are Slough (2 locations), Brinkworth (2 locations), Westerleigh Junction (panoramic).
60007 Sir Nigel Gresley March 14th Bridgnorth-Nottingham-Lincoln-Doncaster Locations are Blakedown, Churchill, Newark.
5029 Nunney Castle & 70013 Oliver Cromwell double heading April 5th Westbury-Plymouth Locations are Whiteball bank (3 locations).
6233 Duchess of Sutherland April 18th Crewe-Carlisle-Crewe Locations are Greenholme viaduct, approaching Scout Green, Shap Wells, approaching Shap village.
62005 K1 May 4th Hellifield-Carlisle-Hellifield Locations are Horton approaches, Horton station, Lazenby, Little Salkeld viaduct, Langwathby, approaching Crosby Garrett, Crosby Garrett viaduct.
6201 Princess Elizabeth May 9th Hellifield-Carlisle Locations are Taitlands tunnel, Horton approaches, Selside.
5690 Leander May 17th Hellifield-Carlisle Locations are Taitlands tunnel, Selside cottages, Selside, Ais Gill viaduct. June 27th Keighley-Ribblehead Seen at Horton approaches.
5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe A selection of lineside shots including Dec 7th 2008 near Daw Mill colliery, March 28th seen in Harbury cutting, April 25th seen at Hasland. June 20th Crewe-Carlisle-Crewe Locations are Greenholme, approaching Scout Green, Shap Wells, Shap summit, Eden Valley loops, Great Strickland, Harrison Sidings-Shap village, Lancaster station, Forton.
5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe & 5029 Nunney Castle double heading May 26th Hereford-Gloucester-Snow Hill Locations are Moreton on Lugg, Tram Inn, Pandy, Llanvihangel, Rainbow Hill tunnel, Old Hill bank.