Looking back to the past - 15th December

This page takes a photographic look back to days gone by and looks at activity from the rail network on the 15th December of previous years.


2018

43149 at Horfield JunctionEdward Gleed
813 at Forge Farm Crossing, Spa Valley RailwaySteve Lee
43149 at DerbyMark Baldwin
66100 at Nunhead Jim Dowsett
43149 at Bristol Temple MeadsJames Goode
20096 at Derby Litchurch LaneDaniel Baldwin
34052 at Bescot170631

2017

800101 at Haymarket170631
143619 at Chapelton Station.Simon Harling
47580 at SalisburyBrian Kennedy
59201 at SalisburyBrian Kennedy
45212 at SalisburyBrian Kennedy
57312 at PeterboroughJohn Webber
800101 at Haymarket170631
30053 at SwanageGary Packer
45212 at Wyke Bridge.Alan Holding
66040 at UndyEdward Gleed
800002 at Magor Edward Gleed
70815 at Magor Edward Gleed
57312 at Bentley, DoncasterTony Lowther
57305 at PeterboroughJohn Webber
92033 at London EustonGary Thomas
180105 at LeedsRobert Brown
66126 at Bromley SouthBrian Creasey
87002 at Willesden JunctionPeter Moss
800101 at Dunkeld & BirnamAlastair Bellamy
37601 at IshamSteve Madden
90016 at London EustonGary Thomas
66090 at Sudforth LaneJohn B
45212 at Staines Upon ThamesJeffrey Banks
321419 at IpswichKeith Partlow
66426 at IpswichKeith Partlow
30053 at SwanageGary Packer
800101 at Haymarket170631
73128 at RochesterBrian Creasey
66113 at Bromley SouthBrian Creasey
45212 at Bromley SouthBrian Creasey

2016

44871 at Yeovil JunctionGary Packer
45407 at Yeovil JunctionGary Packer
66024 at Ipswich Griffin WharfKeith Partlow
37424 at Burton-upon-trent, BranstonJohn Neave
373004 at Wichnor Junction, StaffordshireJohn Tuffs
44871 at Yeovil JunctionGary Packer
66554 at NuneatonMark Baldwin
66542 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
66545 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
66545 at Leeds Midland RoadMark Baldwin
68024 at YorkMark Baldwin
66432 at YorkMark Baldwin
66144 at Burton-upon-trent, BranstonJohn Neave
66768 at Burton-upon-trent, BranstonJohn Neave
66730 at RochesterBrian Creasey
66080 at Burton-upon-trent, BranstonJohn Neave
DR79247 at Burton-upon-trent, BranstonJohn Neave
373004 at Burton-upon-trent, BranstonJohn Neave
66721 at StroodBrian Creasey
66528 at Wichnor Junction, StaffordshireJohn Tuffs
68015 at Wichnor Junction, StaffordshireJohn Tuffs
66768 at Wichnor Junction, StaffordshireJohn Tuffs
66144 at Wichnor Junction, StaffordshireJohn Tuffs
37424 at Wichnor Junction, StaffordshireJohn Tuffs
86401 at Glasgow CentralRmckenz
66104 at Ram HillEdward Gleed
67030 at Burton-upon-trent, BranstonJohn Neave
44871 at Bradford AbbasGary Packer
68024 at YorkMark Baldwin
43002 at London PaddingtonDuncan Anderson
44871 at SherbornePeter Smith
44871 at Gillingham DorsetRandy Coldham
319365 at Pitt St, PrestonNodding Donkey
66144 at Burton On TrentFrank Lees
975025 at Burton On TrentFrank Lees
66776 at Harwich Parkeston QuayMike Cooper
158908 at SelbyMark Baldwin
319375 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
45407 at Yeovil JunctionPeter Smith
44871 at Yeovil JunctionPeter Smith
68015 at NuneatonMark Baldwin
175105 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
390025 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
319377 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
221107 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
70011 at StaffordJoshua Windows
165134 at PaddingtonHal Nail
44871 at TisburyFrank Thurlby
158815 at SelbyMark Baldwin
91101 at YorkMark Baldwin
144022 at SelbyMark Baldwin
142015 at YorkMark Baldwin
43465 at YorkMark Baldwin
185115 at YorkMark Baldwin
66432 at YorkMark Baldwin
20312 at YorkMark Baldwin
20312 at YorkMark Baldwin
150272 at YorkMark Baldwin

2015

47854 at HounslowChris. Hardy
465035 at RochesterBrian Creasey
375605 at RochesterBrian Creasey
66056 at FindernHarry Geary.
465920 at RochesterBrian Creasey
376018 at RochesterBrian Creasey
375624 at RochesterBrian Creasey
465915 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
67018 at RochesterBrian Creasey
57305 at Tutbury And HattonJohn Neave
RochesterRoger Goodrum
465024 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
66709 at Didcot EastDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
465239 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
66621 at FindernHarry Geary.
RRoger Goodrum
66192 at GravesendRoger Goodrum
66003 at Stenson JunctionHarry Geary.
376018 at GravesendRoger Goodrum
66027 at GravesendRoger Goodrum
375801 at RochesterRoger Goodrum
375708 at Rochester Roger Goodrum
56098 at DerbyFrank Lees
57312 at DerbyFrank Lees
60054 at FindernHarry Geary.
70011 at DuffieldJohn Neave
66701 at Stenson JunctionHarry Geary.
56301 at Derby John Neave
56098 at DuffieldJohn Neave
375620 at RochesterBrian Creasey
375811 at RochesterBrian Creasey

2014

66706 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
66116 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
323203 at Barnt GreenJohn Mcgowan
66622 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
66056 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
66183 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
377702 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
387113 at StaffordJames Windows
66848 at Standish JunctionCurly42
66545 at HaresfieldCurly42
30053 at SwanageGary Packer
66019 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
68005 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
216 at Wilkinson StreetMark Baldwin
90037 at Edinburgh WaverleyDonald Taggart
150925 at HaresfieldCurly42
68005 at StaffordJames Windows
206 at Wilkinson StreetMark Baldwin
319380 at WinsfordNigel Capelle
387114 at StaffordJames Windows
44871 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
60059 at HaresfieldCurly42
70010 at OakengatesGiswulf
68005 at WillingtonJohn Neave
31285 at Mercers Bridge, Barton Under Needwood.Harry Geary.
60010 at Mercers Bridge, Ba Rton Under Needwood.Harry Geary.
66516 at Mercers Bridge, Ba Rton Under Needwood.Harry Geary.
68012 at London MaryleboneNeil Prior
66149 at BaulkingDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
66703 at BaulkingDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
59201 at ChallowDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
57002 at WillingtonJohn Neave
66527 at WillingtonJohn Neave
60074 at WillingtonJohn Neave
66065 at StaffordJames Windows
66151 at Catholme, WychnorJohn Neave
60010 at Catholme, WychnorJohn Neave
57305 at Tutbury And HattonJohn Neave
9708 at Catholme, WychnorJohn Neave

2013

153303 at OakengatesJameson Bridgwater
D1501 at RamsbottomDwb
170413 at PitlochryStevie B
66617 at WhiteballSimon Harling
45337 at WansfordSteven Harrison-green
33109 at RamsbottomDwb
80080 at RamsbottomDwb

2012

67022 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
66089 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
221123 at Didcot NorthDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
4965 at Water OrtonDavid Ridgway
47501 at Water OrtonDavid Ridgway
47810 at Water OrtonDavid Ridgway
66086 at Water OrtonDavid Ridgway
170111 at Water OrtonDavid Ridgway
70009 at Didcot NorthDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
47786 at Birkett CommonMark Fielding
66021 at Wansdorth RoadNeil Prior
60163 at BrondesburyNeil Prior
66152 at ElyKeith Partlow
Puffing Billy at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
47501 at North Stafford Junction, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
375827 at Paddock WoodVic Hall
66021 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
60163 at ShortlandsRoger Goodrum
DR75404 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
43058 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
168109 at WarwickPeter Jackson
66720 at Whitley Bridge JunctionRobin Patrick
4965 at North Stafford Junction, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
37423 at North Stafford Junction, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
66105 at Colton JunctionRobin Patrick
150125 at Bristol Temple MeadsEdward Gleed
60163 at ElyKeith Partlow
222013 at YorkPeter Sikes
47501 at Stenson JunctionJohn Neave
37423 at Stenson JunctionJohn Neave
6619 at Cranbrook Road Tenterden Gary Packer
4965 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66511 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
4965 at Burton On TrentAndrew Bryon
150223 at YorkPeter Sikes
47501 at WarwickPeter Jackson
47810 at Stenson JunctionJohn Neave
4965 at Barrow-on-trent John Neave
66591 at Wandsworth RoadNeil Prior
350263 at HartfordNigel Capelle
3012 at Mumps, Oldham Ian Royston
08911 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
13000 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
214 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
D2860 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
50008 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
2012 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
3545 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
31018 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
45305 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
C1 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
7050 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
09017 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
47798 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
55002 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
4472 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
4468 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
4771 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
43302 at YorkPeter Sikes
3027 at Royton Moss / HigginshawIan Royston
60163Andy Moore
60163 at Paddock WoodVic Hall
70003 at Leeds Midland RoadRob Jefferys
47501 at LeedsRob Jefferys
60163 at Santon DownhamDon Brundell
144008 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
142035 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
158794 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
185113 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
158794 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
158795 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
144011 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
142051 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
142084 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
222013 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
43302 at YorkPeter Sikes
144001 at SheffieldPeter Sikes
D6700 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
45305 at Nrm, YorkPeter Sikes
34067 at AvoncliffRichard Cowell
23 at Cranbrook Road TenterdenGary Packer
43277 at Colton JnNeil Scarlett
47810 at MoorthorpeNeil Scarlett
180107 at New Southgate StationPeter Watson
317340 at New Southate StationPeter Watson
91020 at New SouthgatePeter Watson
365540 at New Southgate StationPeter Watson
66105 at DoncasterJohn Vaughan
66537 at DoncasterJohn Vaughan
66021 at GravesendBrian Creasey
66089 at GravesendBrian Creasey
66089 at ShortlandsBrian Creasey
66021 at ShortlandsBrian Creasey
44422 at WansfordSteven Harrison-green
47810 at North Stafford Junction, DerbyshireJohn Tuffs
350252 at Liverpool Lime StreetNigel Capelle
47501 at Burton On TrentFrank Lees
47810 at Burton On TrentFrank Lees
220xxx at YorkPeter Sikes
91129 at YorkPeter Sikes
185132 at YorkPeter Sikes
158754 at YorkPeter Sikes
44871 at BewdleyChris Horkley
5164 at BewdleyChris Horkley
43106 at BewdleyChris Horkley
44871 at BewdleyChris Horkley
34053 at BewdleyChris Horkley
42968 at BewdleyChris Horkley
4965 at Normanton-on-soarBrian Walbey
222021 at Normanton-on-soarBrian Walbey
60054 at BeningboroughPaul Braybrook
66848 at BeningboroughPaul Braybrook
43xxx at Copmanthorpe, YorkPaul Braybrook
34067 at Seaton JunctionPeter Lovell
159xxx at Seaton JunctionPeter Lovell
158847 at Liverpool Lime StreetNigel Capelle

2011

66533 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
42968 at Blackstone Farm, BewdleyN S Scott
7114 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
37229 at CreweChris N Phil Mosey
222010 at ChesterfieldDavid Wragg
47739 at Haresfield.Curly42
43076 at LeicesterMartyn Spencer
60019 at SpaldingElaine Webber
60019 at SpaldingJohn Webber
66725 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway
66848 at Tupton, Chesterfield, Erewash Valley LinesPeter Eaton
37606 at TuptonPeter Eaton
66565 at Tupton (clay Cross Junction) Peter Eaton
66082 at West BromptonBrian Creasey
377203 at West BromptonBrian Creasey
375816 at GillinghamBrian Creasey
66156 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
378224 at West BromptonBrian Creasey
66540 at West BromptonBrian Creasey
7075 at Sloane SquareBrian Creasey
1111 at OngarMingusbass
185119 at Colton South Junction, YorkPaul Braybrook
66199 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway
325004 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway
66714 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
57004 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway
377421 at West BromptonBrian Creasey
350103 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway
57003 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway
43089 at LeicesterMartyn Spencer
70002 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway
350266 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway
350166 at Lichfield Trent ValleyDavid Ridgway

2010

153380 at SwindonKeith Brown
334030 at Glasgow CentralPaul Braybrook
Glasgow CentralPaul Braybrook
Glasgow CentralPaul Braybrook
66152 at NewportRichard Taylor
370006 at CreweTom Peacock
159003 at Exeter St DavidsKeith Brown
150219 at Exeter St DavidsKeith Brown
158774 at MarchJohn Webber
44932 at MarchJohn Webber
365535 at WaterbeachJohn Webber
170207 at MarchJohn Webber
47804 at MarchJohn Webber
170207 at MarchJohn Webber
CreweTom Peacock
44932 at MarchJohn Webber
44932 at Enfield LockPeter Watson
156463 at Glasgow CentralPaul Braybrook
44932 at StratfordIan Docwra
44932 at Enfield Lock StationPeter Watson
158725 at Glasgow CentralPaul Braybrook
44932 at WaterbeachJohn Webber
44932 at MarchJohn Webber
314xxx at Glasgow CentralPaul Braybrook
43098 at Fairwood JunctionEdward Gleed
153364 at IpswichKeith Partlow

2009

34067 at VauxhallStuart Chapman
34067 at Syon LaneGary Packer
66183 at Syon LaneGary Packer

2008

507019 at HootonPrentonpimp
222021 at St. PancrasGeoffrey Dingle
St. PancrasGeoffrey Dingle
507019 at HootonPrentonpimp
60094 at BedworthDwb
222021 at St Pancras InternationalGeoffrey Dingle
507008 at Ellesmere PortPrentonpimp
313109 at London EustonGeoffrey Dingle

2007

37667 at IpswichKeith Partlow
4965 at Hatton MillGeoffrey Dingle
86621 at IpswichKeith Partlow
4965 at Hatton MillGeoffrey Dingle
66609 at IpswichKeith Partlow

2006

37059 at StowmarketKeith Partlow
20314 at StowmarketKeith Partlow
365503 at ElyKeith Partlow
20310 at StowmarketKeith Partlow
37059 at ElyKeith Partlow

2005

66123 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
08538 at Wahwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
60062 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
325002 at StaffordGeoffrey Dingle
66567 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
60062 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
66123 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
66567 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
66123 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
66567 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
66504 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
08538 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
43014 at StaffordGeoffrey Dingle
90035 at StaffordGeoffrey Dingle
66078 at Waswood HeathGeoffrey Dingle
60062 at Washwood HeathGeoffrey Dingle

2003

101676 at Manchester PiccadillyJonathan Stevenson
47334 at MillbrookSteve Lee
170513 at Stafford86214sanspareil
158818 at Manchester PiccadillyJonathan Stevenson

2002

87031 at StockportSteven Craig

2001

60088 at DerbyPhil Leigh
66116 at NuneatonPhil Leigh
86209 at IpswichKeith Partlow
60088 at DerbyPhil Leigh
56087 at HinckleyPhil Leigh

1999

08375 at IpswichKeith Partlow
08375 at IpswichKeith Partlow

1996

60086 at Madeley RoadGeoffrey Dingle

1991

31409 at Doncaster WorksKeith Partlow

1985

673 at Carlton Tunnel EdinburghGeoffrey Dingle
673 at Edinburgh WaverleyGeoffrey Dingle

1984

86242 at CreweHarry Geary.
25057 at Crewe Harry Geary.

1979

76056 at ReddishChris Powell

1975

St Albans AbbeyRoger Goodrum
86026 at EustonRoger Goodrum

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