Looking back to the past - 12th December

This page takes a photographic look back to days gone by and looks at activity from the rail network on the 12th December of previous years.


2017

70013 at EtchinghamSteve Lee
66715 at SouthallMark Baldwin
43357 at Whiteball.Simon Harling
43120 at Eastbrook.Simon Harling
150234 at Whiteball.Simon Harling
43147 at Whiteball.Simon Harling
142052 at SouthportNodding Donkey
43156 at Eastbrook.Simon Harling
70013 at Willingdon JunctionBrian Kennedy
66176 at Alderley Edge Near WilmslowWilliam Gibson
37706 at SouthallMark Baldwin
37706 at SouthallMark Baldwin
142055 at SouthportNodding Donkey
66515 at IpswichKeith Partlow
66424 at IpswichKeith Partlow
66744 at IpswichKeith Partlow
70014 at IpswichKeith Partlow
66109 at HungerfordTonybee
43357 at DeffordJames Goode
34070 at NordenGary Packer
43321 at Eastbrook.Simon Harling
158 799 at StockportWilliam Gibson
220001 at StockportWilliam Gibson
390127 at StockportWilliam Gibson
377516 at Gillingham (kent)Lewis Smith
1 at York NrmPeter Marsh
144012 at YorkPeter Marsh
26020 at York NrmPeter Marsh
66739 at Bardon HillKnozza55006
59003 at Bardon HillKnozza55006
66534 at CheddingtonLeo Martin
67020 at CheddingtonLeo Martin
153370 at Eastbrook.Simon Harling
66705 at YorkPeter Marsh
D9009 at York NrmPeter Marsh
67003 at Cow RoastIan Cresswell
70013 at EastbourneBrian Kennedy
70013 at London Victoria Jim Dowsett
67024 at London Victoria Jim Dowsett
70013 at HolmethorpeKeith Hemsley
2054 at SwanageGary Packer
171726 at Hampden ParkBrian Kennedy
171724 at PolegateBrian Kennedy
60056 at Cow RoastIan Cresswell
37601 at Cow RoastIan Cresswell

2016

Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
66542 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
98925 at Bromley SouthRoger Goodrum
66849 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
66111 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
60163 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
60163 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
66097 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
377502 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
66732 at Wyre PiddleJames Goode
66111 at ShortlandsBrian Creasey
66415 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
90041 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
66614 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
37425 at PrestonNodding Donkey
44871 at ChertseyKen Brunt
37425 at PrestonNodding Donkey
66849 at ShortlandsBrian Creasey
66116 at ShortlandsBrian Creasey
66097 at ShortlandsBrian Creasey
60163 at ShortlandsBrian Creasey
68004 at InverkeithingJohn Anderson
66534 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
66542 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
66414 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
99709010197-3 at SwanageGary Packer

2015

5043 at YorkPeter Bailey
57301 at IpswichJohn Day
46233 at Copmanthorpe, YorkPaul Braybrook
155346 at Manchester VictoriaNodding Donkey
143620 at Exeter St Davids.Simon Harling
5043 at Copmanthorpe, YorkPaul Braybrook
67018 at WinchesterMike Lalley
465914 at Waterloo EastBrian Creasey
5043 at DerbyFrank Lees
56098 at ExminsterKeith Turley
5043 at York Station.Dave Mordue
67018 at WinchesterGary Thomas
5043 at Stenson Andrew Bryon
DR73913 at HuntingdonJohn Webber
56098 at Bristol Temple MeadsEdward Gleed
66711 at Harwich Parkeston QuayMike Cooper
150110 at YorkPeter Bailey
91128 at York Station.Dave Mordue
185126 at YorkPeter Bailey
5043 at York Station.Dave Mordue
47580 at Staines Upon ThamesJeffrey Banks
46233 at YorkPeter Bailey
5043 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
172331 at Worcester Shrub HillRichard Taylor
5043 at YorkFelixjaz
66058 at StaffordJames Windows
46233 at HuntingdonJohn Webber
30053 at Corfe CastleGary Packer
5043 at YorkPeter Bailey
46233 at YorkPeter Bailey
66304 at York Peter Bailey
60163 at WorplesdonJeffrey Banks
47851 at Driffield StationAdam Barrell

2014

43153 at Exeter St DavidsSteve Cockroft
43062 at Hungerford CommonTonybee
37175 at WillingtonHarry Geary.
222019 at Willington, North Staffs Junction.Harry Geary.
43002 at Exeter St DavidsSteve Cockroft
70018 at Manchester PiccadillyTony Lowther
37219 at WillingtonHarry Geary.
43069 at Newton AbbotSteve Cockroft
222019 at Stenson Junction, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
143620 at ExmouthSteve Cockroft
43154 at Exeter St DavidsSteve Cockroft
43321 at Stenson Junction, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
67027 at Stenson Junction, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
37219 at Stenson Junction, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
143612 at ExmouthSteve Cockroft
DR73907 at Exeter St DavidsSteve Cockroft
153318 at ExmouthSteve Cockroft
DR73905 at Exeter St DavidsSteve Cockroft
43165 at Exeter St DavidsSteve Cockroft
68014 at North Stafford JunctionJohn Neave
57315 at North Stafford JunctionJohn Neave
60020 at North Stafford JunctionJohn Neave
66094 at Stenson JunctionJohn Neave
67027 at WillingtonHarry Geary.
67027 at Stenson JunctionJohn Neave
DR79271 at Stenson JunctionJohn Neave
222019 at Stenson JunctionJohn Neave
57313 at Alexandra Palace StationPeter Watson
57311 at CarlisleGregory Fitchett
37219 at Stenson JunctionJohn Neave
DR79271 at WillingtonHarry Geary.
60020 at Willington, North Staffs Junction.Harry Geary.
66060 at CharfieldEdward Gleed
60009 at Alexandra Palace StationPeter Watson

2013

60065 at Willington, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
221114 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
92036 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
60007 at Willington, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
20905 at Willington, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
465247 at Herne HillBrian Creasey
66155 at Willington, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
66167 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
90039 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
150251 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
378229 at Camden RoadBrian Creasey
153353 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
37261 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
37261 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
66171 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
44781 at Alexandra Palace StationPeter Watson
44781 at HarringayPeter Watson
82216 at Harringay StationPeter Watson
375708 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
395002 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
66155 at North Stafford JunctionJohn Neave
60065 at North Stafford JunctionJohn Neave
60007 at North Stafford JunctionJohn Neave
20905 at North Stafford JunctionJohn Neave
20132 at Burton-upon-trent, BranstonJohn Neave
66721 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
60007 at Willington, Iron BridgeHarry Geary.
395008 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
465007 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
395011 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
91125 at HarringayPeter Watson
66122 at Willington StationHarry Geary.
66507 at MoretonDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
60063 at Willington, Iron BridgeHarry Geary.
66558 at MoretonDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
66238 at MoretonDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
66567 at MoretonDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
73138 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
73201 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
66206 at Willesden JunctionBrian Creasey
66082 at Herne HillBrian Creasey
44871 at Camden RoadBrian Creasey
66724 at WhittleseyJohn Webber
170518 at WhittleseyJohn Webber
170109 at WhittleseyJohn Webber
158780 at WhittleseyJohn Webber
378225 at Camden RoadPeter Marsh
67014 at London MaryleboneDwb
67018 at London MaryleboneDwb
44871 at Alexandra PalacePeter Marsh
158783 at WhittleseyJohn Webber
60009 at WhittleseyJohn Webber
158862 at WhittleseyJohn Webber
44871 at WaterbeachAdi Perks
170639 at Little DownhamAdi Perks
158862 at Little DownhamAdi Perks
60009 at Little DownhamAdi Perks
66570 at Little DownhamAdi Perks
156460 at Wigan North WesternNodding Donkey
66082 at Sheffield Park, Bluebell RailwaySteve Lee
45231 at Sheffiled Park, Bluebell RailwaySteve Lee
60009 at WhittleseyElaine Webber
66724 at WhittleseyElaine Webber
158783 at WhittleseyElaine Webber
60009 at Queen Adelaide Nr ElyGeoff Westley
44871 at Ashwell & MordenStephen Baxter
350235 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
350250 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
390130 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
86632 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle
180107 at King's CrossBrian Creasey
66004 at Herne HillBrian Creasey
56078 at Willington StationJohn Neave
170636 at Willington, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
70005 at WillingtonJohn Neave
170518 at WhittleseyElaine Webber
170109 at WhittleseyElaine Webber
60009 at Copmanthorpe, YorkPaul Braybrook
90026 at Glasgow CentralLee Baldwin
47580 at MarchJon Benton
44871 at Digswell ViaductNeil Prior
60040 at East UskEdward Gleed
66717 at Ram HillEdward Gleed
47813 at CreweGeoffrey Dingle

2012

43046 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66024 at Didcot NorthDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
60009 at Haringay StationPeter Watson
66053 at Huckford ViaductEdward Gleed
378224 at CanonburyRoger Goodrum
378148 at CanonburyRoger Goodrum
66206 at Didcot NorthDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
378222 at CanonburyRoger Goodrum
66093 at CanonburyRoger Goodrum
378234 at CanonburyRoger Goodrum
378229 at CanonburyRoger Goodrum
66956 at Haringay StationPeter Watson
66710 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66710 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66556 at Didcot NorthDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
31233 at ScunthorpeBrian Hall
43046 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
70003 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66710 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66126 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
43044 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66723 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66723 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
378148 at Clapham JunctionRoger Goodrum
66143 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
60071 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
37607 at Bristol Temple MeadsKeith Brown
34067 at EastbounePhil Horscroft
34067 at CrowhurstPhil Horscroft
66413 at Claypit LaneRobin Patrick
31602 at Filton Abbey WoodJamie Archer
150221 at DawlishDevonmerlin
66957 at DawlishDevonmerlin
34067 at Purley OaksStuart Chapman
43301 at Filton Abbey Wood Station Jamie Archer
950001 at Bristol Temple MeadsKeith Brown
158955 at Bristol Temple MeadsKeith Brown
142045 at ScunthorpeBrian Hall
66132 at AshchurchDavid Simmonds
66551 at ScunthorpeBrian Hall
375828 at HastingsVic Hall
377148 at HastingsVic Hall
47500 at HastingsVic Hall
34067 at HastingsVic Hall
37603 at Bristol TmKeith Brown
60063 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs

2011

377466 at East CroydonIan Docwra
442416 at East CroydonIan Docwra
60163 at East CroydonIan Docwra
220025 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
66565 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
168001 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
220015 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
66206 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
67013 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
82302 at MaryleboneRoger Goodrum
67018 at MaryleboneRoger Goodrum
67013 at MaryleboneRoger Goodrum
67013 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
172-006 at Gospel Oak StationPeter Watson
60163 at Gospel Oak StationPeter Watson
378-208 at Gospel Oak StationPeter Watson
66556 at Highbury & Islington StationPeter Watson
47790 at Bowes Park StationPeter Watson
82302 at MaryleboneRoger Goodrum
67013 at MaryleboneRoger Goodrum
60163 at WhittlefordStephen Baxter
67013 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
168112 at BanburyRoger Goodrum
60163 at HomertonStuart Chapman
66010 at HomertonStuart Chapman
47810 at Seven SistersStuart Chapman
60163 at HolmethorpeKeith Hemsley
66741 at StaffordThomas Adderley
70004 at Barrow On TrentJohn Neave
180113 at Marholm, PeterboroughJohn Webber
60163 at LittleburyStephen Baxter
168110 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
67013 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
BanburyRoger Goodrum
66954 at BanburyRoger Goodrum
66116 at BanburyRoger Goodrum
66006 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
168110 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
66593 at Leamington SpaRoger Goodrum
220008 at BanburyRoger Goodrum
66549 at BanburyRoger Goodrum
221122 at BanburyRoger Goodrum

2010

82229 at HitchinRoger Brown
365531 at HitchinRoger Brown
576017 at ElyKev Gregory
57601 at Harringey StationPeter Watson
66709 at New Southgate StationPeter Watson
60007 at New Southgate StationPeter Watson
60007 at Harringey StationPeter Watson
ElyKev Gregory
44871 at LittleboroughSimon Kerry
45337 at BurrsSimon Kerry
45337 at BurrsSimon Kerry
82200 at HitchinRoger Brown
43296 at HitchinRoger Brown
60007 at Queen AdelaideKev Gregory
13000 at Nrm Locomotion ShildonThomas Anderson
13000 at Nrm Locomotion ShildonThomas Anderson
390010 at SandbachDavid Peacock
60007 at HitchinRoger Brown
60007 at HitchinRoger Brown
170521 at WaterbeachJohn Webber
60007 at WaterbeachJohn Webber
60007 at WaterbeachJohn Webber
60007 at WaterbeachJohn Webber
57601 at ElyKev Gregory
57601 at ElyKev Gregory
37409 at YorkAllan Mckever
3802 at LlangollenFred Kerr
80072 at LlangollenFred Kerr
80072 at CarrogFred Kerr
80072 at CarrogFred Kerr
3802 at LlangollenFred Kerr
SNCF72148 at MulhousePeter Lovell
MulhousePeter Lovell
60007 at WaterbeachJohn Webber
317344 at HitchinRoger Brown
60007 at HitchinRoger Brown
365514 at HitchinRoger Brown
80072 at LlangollenFred Kerr
80072 at LlangollenFred Kerr
60007 at HitchinDavid Richardson
823 at BecconsallJohn Mcintyre
22 at BecconsallJohn Mcintyre
220019 at ChesterfieldDavid Wragg
220013 at ChesterfieldDavid Wragg
222003 at ChesterfieldDavid Wragg
220010 at ChesterfieldDavid Wragg
158852 at ChesterfieldDavid Wragg
158788 at ChesterfieldDavid Wragg
221130 at ChesterfieldDavid Wragg
3802 at LlangollenFred Kerr

2009

6024 at IverJeffrey Banks
46443 at Bewdley TunnelGary Packer
4566 at BewdleyGary Packer
6695 at Northwood LaneGary Packer
47749 at Bristol Temple MeadsMike Crew
5003 at DublinMartin Coles
5043 at YorkEd Bourne
60040 at SheffieldDavid Hainsworth
122 at SheffieldDavid Hainsworth
158866 at SheffieldDavid Hainsworth
373019 at St Pancras InternationalDavid Ridgway
901002 at Barry, Hood RoadPhil Trotter
395004 at GravesendDave Andrews
66134 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
185104 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
5043 at Colton South JnctPaul Braybrook
56312 at SheffieldDavid Hainsworth
56312 at SheffieldDavid Hainsworth
156403 at Fiskerton JunctionMatt Stacey
46443 at Northwood Lane BewdleyGary Packer
66844 at TauntonMike Crew
377445 at CoulsdonIan Docwra
5043 at Stenson Junction, DerbyStuart Newman
460004 at Coulsdon SouthIan Docwra
460005 at CoulsdonIan Docwra
319444 at CoulsdonIan Docwra
73201 at TonbridgeNeil Mewes
5043 at Slitting Mill CrossingSimon Kerry
66727 at EastleightSteve Yarde
60019 at RedhillKeith Hemsley
153379 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
66178 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
185144 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
47786 at SwintonDavid Wragg
60007 at MarchKev Gregory
60007 at Colton Junction Paul Braybrook
6024 at ShottesbrookeMichael Walker
5043 at FoxlowDuncan Edwards
5043 at TaptonDuncan Edwards
56312 at Washwood HeathDwb
66598 at SpetchleyStephen Tucker
70002 at SpetchleyStephen Tucker
901002 at Barry IslandPhil Trotter
185115 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
185121 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
153301 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
377430 at CoulsdonIan Docwra
5043 at Colton S JnctPaul Braybrook
185123 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
60084 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
153302 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
66103 at BarnetbyDavid Wragg
47786 at SwintonMick Glaves

2008

90029 at Birmingham InternationalDavid Guy
90029 at Birmingham New StreetDavid Guy
67029 at StratfordStuart Chapman
67013 at ShrewsburyBenjamin Williams
57315 at Shrewsbury, Severn Bridge JunctionBenjamin Williams
90029 at Birmingham New StreetDavid Guy
60065 at BedworthDwb
90024 at StratfordStuart Chapman
66617 at StratfordStuart Chapman
67012 at ShrewsburySteve Llewellyn
Shrewsbury StationSteve Llewellyn
57314 at Shrewsbury StationSteve Llewellyn
153372 at Malvern WellsDavid Guy
153356 at Stourbridge TownDavid Guy
57314 at ShrewsburySteve Llewellyn
153356 at Stourbridge JcDavid Guy
375628 at Paddock WoodDave Andrews
153356 at Stourbridge JcDavid Guy

2007

86501 at ShiltonMatthew Spencer
37515 at ShiltonMatthew Spencer
90028 at HeamiesGeoffrey Dingle
EveshamAndy Spencer

2006

47714 at Tavistock Yard, PlymouthPaul Maycock
47709 at Folkestone HarbourBrian Creasey
47712 at Folkestone HarbourBrian Creasey

2005

none at BeddgelertGeoffrey Dingle
none at BeddgelertGeoffrey Dingle
BeddgelertGeoffrey Dingle
None at BeddgelertGeoffrey Dingle
Rhydd DduGeoffrey Dingle
none at PothmadogGeoffrey Dingle
None at Pont CroesorGeoffrey Dingle
None at Tunnel2Geoffrey Dingle
Pont CroesorGeoffrey Dingle
None at BeddgelertGeoffrey Dingle
None at BeddgelertGeoffrey Dingle
Pont CroesorGeoffrey Dingle

2002

60028 at New BarnetbyLinz

2000

153364 at LincolnPhil Leigh

1998

47301 at IpswichKeith Partlow

1996

37408 at CreweJames Windows

1993

60080 at WarringtonKen Bell
60053 at EastleighSteven Hatch
47583 at WarringtonKen Bell
59002 at Bristol Temple MeadsSteven Hatch

1992

37080 at CarlisleKen Bell
35005 at Rothley/leicester NorthGeoffrey Dingle
4472 at SwithlandGeoffrey Dingle
35005 at SwithlandGeoffrey Dingle

1989

56055 at Bristol Bath Road DepotArrome

1988

47563 at PerthKen Bell

1987

02 at Island GardensRoger Goodrum
06 at Island GardensRoger Goodrum
04 at Island GardensRoger Goodrum
04 at Island GardensRoger Goodrum

1986

7329 at BarnhamRay Walkington
47234 at West Drayton50002
47585 at Agbrigg WakefieldPeter Marsh

1985

45022 at SaltleyIan Williams

1983

31405 at SleafordDavid Barnsdale
37242 at GatesheadGroundwater
31405 at SleafordDavid Barnsdale

1982

45002 at Horbury JunctionPeter Marsh

1981

AshteadIan Docwra
508038 at AshteadIan Docwra
45112 at Spondon Peter Kazmierczak
L&nw Junction, DerbyPeter Kazmierczak

1980

Dringhouses YorkPeter Marsh
55002 at YorkPeter Marsh

1974

33051 at TyseleyRoger Goodrum

1970

Nassington Quarry YardPeter Watson
Nassington Quarry Peter Watson
8214 at Doncaster WorksChris Booth
Nassington Quarry YardPeter Watson
Nassington QuarryPeter Watson
Nassington QuarryPeter Watson
Nassington Quarry YardPeter Watson

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