A comprehensive review of mainline steam operations, filmed countrywide between July - December 2019.
The Highlands and Islands Railtour
60103 Flying Scotsman & 61306 Mayflower double heading 9th May York Edinburgh Locations are York station, Royal Border Bridge (2 locations), Hilton bay, Burnmouth, Reston. 10th May Edinburgh-Perth-Inverness Locations are Forth bridge (2 locations), Cockairnie (2 locations), Hilton Jnc, Drumochter Pass, Slochd Bank (2 locations)
61306 Mayflower 11th May Inverness-Dunrobin Locations are Beauly Firth, app Dingwall, Invershin Bridge, Tomich, The Mound Golspie. 12th May Inverness-Kyle Locations are Garve Bank, Loch a’ Chuilinn (2 locations), Strath Bran, Portchullin, Erbusaig. 13th May Inverness-Fort William Locations are Tomatin Viaduct, Findhorn Viaduct, Aviemore, Newtonmore, Auchterarder (2 locations), Rannoch Viaduct (2 locations)14th May Fort William-Penrith Locations are Monessie Gorge (2 locations), Horseshoe Curve (2 locations), Glen Douglas (2 locations), Dumbarton.
70000 Britannia 29th May/10th June Crewe-Blackburn-Settle-Carlisle-Crewe Locations are Rimington Bank, Helwith Bridge, Cumwhinton, Howe & Co, Great Ormside. 14th August Crewe-Shap-Carlisle-Whitehaven-Crewe Locations are Oxenholme, Shap Summit, Grange over Sands Station. 14th September York-Crewe Seen at Gauxhome Viaduct. 20th July/7th August Crewe-Hereford-Cardiff-Crewe Locations are SevernBridge Jnc Box, All Stretton, Morton on Lugge Crossing, Tram Inn, Pandy (2 locations), Llanvihangel Bank (3 locations), Ashford Bowdler, Bromfield (2 location), Wistanstow (2 location).
60103 Flying Scotsman 15th June Paddington-Worcester-Paddington Locations are South Stoke, Kingston Lisle, Brendon’s Norton, Campden Bank, Hinksey (seen passing 7029 Clun Castle). 8th November Crewe-Holyhead Locations are Abergele, Conwy. 4th December Manchester-Blackburn-Settle-Carlisle Locations are Pleasington (2 locations), Selside Cottages. 18th December Manchester-Shap-Carlisle-Settle-Manchester Locations are Docker Viaduct, Salterwath, Dry Beck Viaduct.
6201 Princess Elizabeth 30th June Crewe-Holyhead (The Rolex Express) Locations are Flint (2 locations), Conwy Castle (2 locations). 12th October Carnforth-Shap-Carlisle-Settle-Farrington Locations are Docker Viaduct, Greenholme, Scout Green, Shap Summit, Waitby Common, Birkett Common, Ais Gill (2 locations).
45596 Bahamas 4th July Moor St-Worcester-Moor St Locations are Cutnall Green Droitwich signal Box, Old Hill Station, Dudley No 2 Canal. 20th July Solihull-Gloucester-Hereford-Solihull Locations are Blakedown, Hoo Brook Viaduct, Pontrilas (2 locations) Leominster (pacing at high speed), Wellington Station.
35028 Clan Line 10th July/9th October Victoria-Stratford-Victoria Locations are Budbrook, Hatton Bank, Hatton Station, Turners Green, Wilmcote Bank, Wilmcote Station, Hatton South Jnc, Hatton Bank. 10th August Waterloo-Exeter-Bristol-Waterloo Locations are Honiton Bank Honiton Tunnel, Whiteball Summit.
6233 Duchess of Sutherland 21st July/15th September Bristol-Par-Bristol Locations are Dainton, Rattery Bank, Derrycombe Viaduct, Hemerdon Bank (3 locations). 24th August Paddington-Worcester-Paddington Locations are Bredon's Norton, Defford Bridge, Morton in Marsh, Hinksey.
48151 8F 19th July Hellifield-Carlisle Seen At Helwith Bridge. 28th July Burton-Henley-Stratford-Burton Locations are Blunts Green, Danzey Green (2 locations), Danzey Green Station.
61306 Mayflower & 44871 Black Five double heading 1st August Cardiff-Gloucester-Paddington Locations are Standish Jnc, Frampton Mansell-Sapperton Tunnel.
45690 Leander & 44871 Black Five double heading 3rd August Chester-Llandudno Jnc-Ffestiniog-Chester Locations are Cethins Bridge, Roman Bridge, Blaenau Ffestiniog (4 locations), Llanrwst Station, Glan Conwy, Mochdre (2 locations), Old Colwyn, Foryd Bridge.
7029 Clun Castle 24th August Solihull-Worcester-Gloucester-Solihull Locations are Rainbow Hill Tunnel, Shrub Hill (2 locations), Eckington, Old Hill bank. 12th October Solihull-Wolverhampton-Chester-Shrewsbury-Solihull Locations are Albion, Coseley, Bushbury Viaduct, Severn Bridge Jnc Box (2 locations), Abbey Foregate, Walcott (2 locations). 1st December Solihull-Oxford-Bath-Bristol-Solihull Locations are Leamington Viaduct, Bath, Twerton Tunnel, Corston, St Anne’s Park. 14th December Dorridge-Burton-Chesterfield-York Locations are Elford, Croxhall, Wychnor, Frickley, Brotherton, Bolton Percy. 21st December Dorridge-Leicester-Chesterfield-York Locations are Daw Mill, Fillongley, Old Arley, Leicester Station, Leicester, Trent Jnc.
45231 Black Five 7th September Shrewsbury-Carmarthen-Shrewsbury Locations are Knucklas Viaduct (2 locations), nr Sugar Loaf Halt, Llanidloes Jnc Bridge, nr Ferryside (2 locations), Ferryside, Cynghordy Viaduct, Sugarloaf, Sugarloaf Halt, Llandrindod Wells Station, Llanbister Rd.
34046 Braunton 14th September Crewe-Manchester-York Seen climbing Miles Platting Bank (2 locations).
45690 Leander 14th September Carnforth-Shap-Carlisle-Settle-Farrington Locations are Docker Viaduct, Scout Green, Shap Wells, Gallansey, Crosby Garrett, Waitby Rock Cutting, Whalley Viaduct, Langho.
45599 Galatea 21st September Carnforth-Manchester-Wetmore ECS seen at Bennerley Viaduct. 8th/22nd September Burton-Henley-Stratford-Burton Locations are Elford, Henley in Arden Station, Blunts Green, Danzey Green (2 locations), Elford. 23rd September Wetmore-Manchester-Carnforth ECS seen in Edale.
46115 Scots Guardsman 28th September Carnforth-Shrewsbury-Carnforth Locations are Marley Green Crossing, Hollyhurst, Shrewsbury Station, Battlefield Bank (2 locations). 15th December Lancaster-Hellifield-Lancaster Locations are Hazel Hall (2 locations), Clapham, Lawkland, Nappa, Newsholme, Langho.
45407 Black Five ‘The Jacobite’ Fort William-Mallaig Locations are The Wetlands, Glenfinnan Viaduct, Glenfinnan (2 locations), Beasdale Bank, Beasdale no 4 Tunnel, Beasdale, Borrodale, Morar Bay.
45212 Black Five & 45407 Black Five double heading October Fort William-Carnforth ECS Locations are Tulloch, Tulloch Viaduct (panoramic), Horseshoe Curve, Cranlarich Viaduct, Loch Long.
60163 Tornado 2nd November New St-Preston-Blackpool Locations are Proof House Jnc, Bushbury Viaduct (2 locations), Brinsford, Penkridge Station, Stafford. 23rd November Gloucester-Hereford-Shrewsbury Locations are Ludlow, nr Bromfield, Stokesay Castle. 21st December Newcastle-Edinburgh Locations are Berwick upon Tweed, Royal Border Bridge, Hilton Bay.
44871 Black Five & 45407 Black Five double heading 3rd November Blackburn-Manchester-Wakefield Locations are Darwen, Todmorden, Lobb Mill Viaduct. 16th November Bristol-Shrewsbury-Chester Locations are Ponthir, Felhampton, Dorrington, Gobowen Station, Cfyn Viaduct.
44871 Black Five 23rd November Bristol-Hereford-Shrewsbury Locations are Ashford Bowdler, Craven Arms, Wistanstow.
45562 Alberta (Galatea) & 46115 Scots Guardsman double heading 24th November Lancaster-Shap-Carlisle-Lancaster Locations are Scout Green, Scout Green -Shap Wells (panoramic), Salterwath, Great Strickland (2 locations), Bettsygill (2 locations).
35018 British India Line 1st December Lancaster-Shap-Carlisle-Lancaster Locations are Docker Viaduct, Greenholme, Shap Village (2 locations).
61306 Mayflower 1st December Paddington-Salisbury-Bath Locations are Bath Station, Oldfield Park, St Anne’s Park.
46100 Royal Scot 7th December Crewe-Accrington-Manchester-Crewe Locations are Hoghton, Cliviger, Holmes Chapel, Holmes Tunnel.
Produced by - PSOV
Running time - 140 minutes approx (2 hours 20 mins)
Blu-ray and DVD
Released - January 2020