A review of mainline steam operations filmed countrywide between January - December 2020.
45231 Sherwood Forester 1st February Crewe-Holyhead Locations are Beeston Castle, Flint, Conway Castle.
60009 Union of South Africa 4th February Carnforth-Hellifield-Preston-Carnforth Locations are Berwick, Settle Jnc, Hellifield, Brock, Bay Horse. 22nd February Paddington-Worcester-Paddington Locations are Bredons Norton, Eckington (two locations), Bredons Norton. 7th March Ealing Broadway-Chesterfield-York Locations are Barrow on Soar, Rawmarsh.
46100 Royal Scot 12th February Crewe-Chester-Shrewsbury-W'ton-Crewe(ECS) Locations are Chirk Viaduct, Walcott. 26th July Bristol-Westbury-Exeter-Kingswear-Bristol Locations are Claverton, Limpley Stoke (2 locations), Bradford on Avon, Whiteball Bank, Starcross Station, Bishopsteignton, Broadsands Viaduct, Torre Bank, Torre Summit, Sprey Point, Burlescombe, Cogload Jnc, Athelney. 5th September Crewe-Hereford-Cardiff-Crewe Locations are Sutton Bridge Jnc, Bayston Hill, All Stretton, Moreton on Lugg, Llanvihangel Bank (2 locations), Abergavenny, Abergavenny Station, Woofferton (2 locations), nr Bromfield, Wistanstow.
45596 Bahamas 22nd February Keighley-Settle-Carlisle-Keighley Locations are Low Bradley, Skipton, Taitlands Tunnel, Selside Cottages.
45699 Galatea (running as 45562 Alberta) 29th February Lancaster-Huddersfield-Blackburn-Preston-Manchester-Huddersfield-Preston Locations are Mossley, Greenfield, Uppermill Viaduct, Dobcross, Diggle (2 locations), Lydgate Viaduct, Cornholme, Portsmouth, Copy Pit. ‘The Waverley’ York-Settle-Carlisle-York Locations are Coniston Cold, Otterburn, Langcliffe, Helwith Bridge, Horton Approaches, Culgaith, Waitby Common, Burkett Common, Ais Gill (2 locations), Garsdale, Hellifield, Nr Skipton. ‘Scarborough Spa Express’ Locations are Norton Parks, Weaverthorpe, Kirkham (2 locations), Howsham Crossing. 10th October Carnforth-Carlisle-Settle-Preston Locations are Scout Green, Salterwath, Shap Wells, Armathwaite, Stockber, Smardale, Wiltshire.
70000 Britannia 7th March Crewe-Manchester-Chinley, York Locations are Clive Green, Chinley, app Cowburn Tunnel, Edale Station, Earle’s Sidings. 15th July Crewe-Settle-Carlisle-Settle-Crewe Locations are Winsford Station, Taitlands Tunnel, Helwith Bridge, Lazonby, Long Martin, Gallansay. 29th July (Running as 70022 Tornado) Bristol-Swansea-Carmarthen-Bristol Locations are Ashley Hill, Horfield Bank, Stormy Down, Crockett Bank (2 locations), Ferryside (2 locations), Loughhor Viaduct, Stormy Down Bank (3 locations). 2nd August (Running as 70022 Tornado) Bristol-Exeter’s-Kingswear-Bristol Locations are Victory Crossing, Broadsands Viaduct, Hollicombe, Creech St Michael, Huntspill. 5th August Bristol-Hereford-Shrewsbury-Bristol Locations are Caerleon, Pacing at Leominster, Woofferton, All Stretton, Stokesay Castle, Ashford Bowdler.
62005 K1-45407 Lancashire Fusilier Double heading 11th July Carnforth-Fort William (ECS) Locations are Docker Viaduct, Shap Bank, beattock Bank, Rannoch Viaduct.
46115 Scots Guardsman 1st September Hellifield-Carlisle Locations are Helwith Bridge, Salt Lake Cottages, Garsdale Station. 8th August Carnforth-Carlisle-Settle-Preston Locations are Smardale Viaduct, Wharton Dykes, Ais Gill Viaduct, Garsdale Station.
46100 Royal Scot-70000 Britannia double heading Bristol-Westbury-Exeter-Plymouth-Bristol Locations are Temple Meads, St Anne’s Park, Avoncliffe, Ham (2 locations), Beam Bridge, Whiteball, Dainton Tunnel, Tigley, Rattery (2 locations), Hemerdon Bank (2 locations), Hemerdon Summit, Exeter St David’s, Stoke Cannon, Burlescombe, Taunton.
44871 Black Five 31st August Bristol-Exeter-Plymouth-Bristol Locations are Bristol, Whiteball, Whiteball Tunnel, Starcross, Stoneycombe, Rattery Bank, Hemerdon, Combe Fishacre, St David’s Station, Stoke Cannon.
60163 Tornado 12th September Carlisle-Edinburgh-York Locations are Beattock Bank, Royal Border Bridge, Morpeth Station.
34046 Braunton 12th September Paddington-Oxford-Worcester-Sapperton-Paddington Locations are Culham, Blockley Brick Works, Chipping Campden, Defford Bridge, Stonehouse, Chalford, Frampton Mansell-Sapperton Tunnel. 7th October Crewe-Leicester-Burton-Kidderminster Locations are Sawley, Wychnor, Elford, Rowley Regis Station, Churchill, Blakedown. 17th December Locations are Dutton Viaduct, Jack Green (3 locations), Pleasington Station, Accrington Viaduct, Cliviger, Warrington.
6201 Princess Elizabeth 19th September Lancaster-Settle-Carlisle Locations are Newsholme, Lund Viaduct.
‘The Jacobite’ with 62005 K1 September Locations are Fort William, Lochy Bridge, Corpach, Loch Eli, Glenfinnan Viaduct, Creag Ghobhar Tunnels, Loch Eilt, Lochailort, Beasdale no 3 & 4 Tunnels, Morar, Mallaig.
35018 British India Line 26th September Carnforth-Hellifield-York Locations are nr Berwick, Starricks Farm, Clapham Moor, Long Preston, Hellifield, Bell Busk.
‘The Jacobite’ featuring Black Fives 45407, 45212 & 44871 October - November Locations are Lochy Bridge, Corpach, Loch Eli Outward Bound The Wetlands (2 locations), Craigag Lodge, Glenfinnan Viaduct, Loch Sheil, Loch Eilt, Lochailort Tunnel, Polish, Nan Uamh Viaduct, Beasdale no 1 Tunnel, Beasdale no 2 tunnel, Beasdale Bank, Beasdale no 3 & 4 Tunnels, Beasdale Summit, Arisaig, Moran Viaduct, Morar (2 locations), Bourblach Hill.
45407 & 44871 Black Fives Double heading 7th November Fort William-Crianlarich-Carnforth (ECS) Locations are Monessie Gorge, Monessie (2 locations), Inverlair Falls, Bridge of Orchy-County March Summit, Tyndrum, Glen Douglas (3 locations), Dumbarton.
Produced by - PSOV
Running time - 150 minutes approx (2 hrs 30 mins approx)
DVD and Blu-ray
Released - January 2021