Looking back to the past - 21st October

This page takes a photographic look back to days gone by and looks at activity from the rail network on the 21st October of previous years.


2018

950001 at KirknewtonSean Walsh
387108 at Welham GreenGary Thomas
37219 at Burton-on-trentAndrew Bryon
31116 at Swanwick JunctionDavid Brooks
31108 at Swanwick JunctionDavid Brooks
80080 at West ShedDavid Brooks
51360 at WinchcombeLee Baldwin
35006 at ToddintonLee Baldwin
44871 at Corfe CommonGary Packer
30120 at Afflington FarmGary Packer
5197 at Cheddleton CvrJohn Neave
5197 at Cheddleton CvrJohn Neave
08633 at Cheddleton CvrJohn Neave
25322 at Cheddleton CvrJohn Neave
387119 at Welham GreenGary Thomas
313031 at Welham GreenGary Thomas
66560 at Pugham Farm.Simon Harling
66114 at Ash Bridge.Simon Harling
32 at BuryMichael Horwood
32 at BuryMichael Horwood
2857 at BuryMichael Horwood
52322 at BuryMichael Horwood
52322 at BuryMichael Horwood
32 at BuryMichael Horwood
43208 at Welham GreenGary Thomas
43312 at Welham GreenGary Thomas
180111 at Welham GreenGary Thomas
313047 at Welham GreenGary Thomas
91129 at Welham GreenGary Thomas
33021 at Cheddleton CvrJohn Neave
08633 at Cheddleton CvrJohn Neave
375927 at Folkstone Warren Jim Dowsett
67018 at Foord Viaduct Jim Dowsett
150234 at Nynehead.Simon Harling
150243 at Ash Bridge.Simon Harling
43029 at Ash Bridge.Simon Harling
800305 at Eastbrook.Simon Harling
43098 at Whiteball.Simon Harling
43016 at Eastbrook.Simon Harling
43378 at Eastbrook.Simon Harling
802101 at Whiteball.Simon Harling
800304 at Eastbrook.Simon Harling
221132 at Whiteball.Simon Harling
220006 at DawlishEden Tanner
395013 at Folkstone Warren Jim Dowsett
DR73920 at Beam Bridge.Simon Harling
700147 at Brighton Frank Lees
2748 at Cheddleton CvrJohn Neave
33102 at Cheddleton CvrJohn Neave
33102 at Froghall CvrJohn Neave
44871 at Townsend BridgeBrian Kennedy
4270 at BuryMichael Horwood
SC 51803 at HaworthDavid Ridgway
67022 at London King's CrossColin Darvill
80097 at Bury Bolton StreetPeter Bailey
Gothenburg at Bury Bolton StreetPeter Bailey
52322 at Bury Bolton StreetPeter Bailey
2857 at Bury Bolton StreetPeter Bailey
34092 at Bury Bolton StreetPeter Bailey
6233 at Bury Bolton StreetPeter Bailey

2017

88001 at Upperby, Carlisle.Laurie Mulrine
66523 at Widney ManorPeter Carbin
45690 at Durranhill, Carlisle.Laurie Mulrine
73140 at Tunbridge WellsKeith Brown
33063 at EridgeKeith Brown
33201 at Tunbridge Wells WestKeith Brown
31289 at GroombridgeKeith Brown
55009 at Worcester Shrub HillOwen Morris
18000 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
3822 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
FIRE FLY at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
6023 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
5322 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
1466 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
3738 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
43195 at Lower MoorJames Goode
45690 at Cotehill, Cumbria.Laurie Mulrine
150131 at Dawlish.Simon Harling
220020 at Dawlish.Simon Harling
08742 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
D9516 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
D9009 at Eastleigh.Alan Holding
D9009 at Lymington Junction, BrockenhurstPeter Milford
NCB No.1 at Kinneil, BkrGregory Fitchett
5643 at Bo'ness BkrGregory Fitchett
46100 at HolmethorpeKeith Hemsley
D9009 at SwanageBrian Kennedy
43172 at CullomptonKeith Turley
D9009 at SwanageBrian Kennedy
66111 at PeterboroughJohn Webber
390117 at Upperby, Carlisle.Laurie Mulrine
66074 at Dawlish.Simon Harling
45690 at CarlisleWyrleycurly
45690 at Helwith BridgeTom Noble
Norman at Priors Lane Tom Noble
43037 at Dawlish WarrenMark Baldwin
43018 at Dawlish WarrenMark Baldwin
DR80205 at Dawlish WarrenMark Baldwin
43134 at Dawlish WarrenMark Baldwin
66074 at Dawlish WarrenMark Baldwin
150202 at Dawlish.Simon Harling
66027 at Dawlish WarrenMark Baldwin
73962 at Wandsworth RoadJim Dowsett
66706 at Wandsworth RoadJim Dowsett
4277 at Froghall (cvr)Fred Kerr
7820 at Apeford BankFred Kerr
153382 at Dawlish.Simon Harling
D9009 at EastleighNeil Prior
43036 at Dawlish WarrenMark Baldwin
1338 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
5 'SHANNON' at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
5572 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
22 at Didcot Railway CentreDavid Lawrence
4277 at BradnopFrank Lees
5197 at Leekbrook Junction Frank Lees
4277 at Froghall Frank Lees
D9009 at Creech BottomGary Packer
D9009 at Corfe CommonGary Packer
D9009 at Harmans CrossGary Packer
D9009 at Worting JunctionMike Lalley
D3489 at GroombridgeMike Lalley
33063 at Tunbridge Wells WestMike Lalley
377140 at LittlehamptonNeil Prior
46100 at Nr Streatham North Junction Jim Dowsett

2016

66 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
009 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
600 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
007 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
600 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
66 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
600 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
641 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
DR73945 at IpswichKeith Partlow
66301 at IpswichKeith Partlow
57310 at IpswichKeith Partlow
66430 at IpswichKeith Partlow
66587 at IpswichKeith Partlow
66572 at IpswichKeith Partlow
004 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
737 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
733 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
170397 at Barnt GreenJohn Mcgowan
170633 at Barnt GreenJohn Mcgowan
43207 at Barnt GreenJohn Mcgowan
220005 at Barnt GreenJohn Mcgowan
153366 at Barnt GreenJohn Mcgowan
66142 at Burton On TrentHarry Geary.
66711 at Burton On TrentHarry Geary.
46100 at Ropley Soke.-mhr.Alan Holding
20303 at Driffield Adam Barrell
158855 at DriffieldAdam Barrell
66055 at HungerfordTonybee
46100 at Ropley Soke.-mhr.Alan Holding
737 at BlackpoolMark Baldwin
66703 at Coalpit HeathEdward Gleed
66183 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
45379 at Ropley, HantsFrank Thurlby
41313 at Ropley, HantsFrank Thurlby
46100 at Ropley, HantsFrank Thurlby
53809 at Ropley, Mid Hants RailwayFrank Thurlby
46100 at Ropley, HantsFrank Thurlby
76017 at Ropley, Mid Hants RailwayFrank Thurlby
66724 at StroodBrian Creasey
Class 31 31452 at StainesKen Brunt
68001 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
68021 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
66126 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
221118 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
319369 at Warrington Bank QuayPeter Bailey
46100 at AlresfordColin Grafham
143617 at Exeter St DavidsRichard Taylor
76017 at Medstead, Mid Hants RailwayFrank Thurlby
43106 at Medstead, Mid Hants RailwayFrank Thurlby
86605 at IpswichKeith Partlow
70008 at IpswichKeith Partlow
153314 at IpswichKeith Partlow
5043 at StaffordJoshua Windows
66423 at WindermereChris Powell
43384 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
66711 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
60040 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
66104 at Falkirk GrahamstonJohn Anderson
76017 at Medstead, Mid Hants RailwayFrank Thurlby
41312 at Ropley, HantsFrank Thurlby
46100 at Ropley, HantsFrank Thurlby
92212 at Ropley, HantsFrank Thurlby
60026 at Falkirk GrahamstonJohn Anderson
68007 at Falkirk GrahamstonJohn Anderson
66122 at Falkirk GrahamstonJohn Anderson

2015

20118 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66054 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66533 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
170115 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
66109 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
67028 at LeicesterMark Baldwin
37611 at Copmanthorpe, YorkPaul Braybrook
37611 at EaglescliffeLaurie Mulrine
66593 at Didcot EastDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
66206 at Didcot EastDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe
37611 at Copmanthorpe, YorkPaul Braybrook
43091 at DawlishDavid Ridgway
66743 at Parson StreetEdward Gleed
507014 at SouthportPodge
150142 at SouthportPodge
142051 at SouthportPodge
55002 at Barrow HillMichael S
66545 at Didcot EastDerek A.w. Pullen Mbe

2014

10 at Wednesbury Great Western StreetMark Baldwin
10 at Wednesbury Great Western StreetMark Baldwin
19 at Wednesbury Great Western StreetMark Baldwin
11 at Wednesbury Great Western StreetMark Baldwin
24 at Wednesbury Great Western StreetMark Baldwin
66735 at StroodBrian Creasey
66742 at StroodBrian Creasey
466023 at StroodBrian Creasey
375706 at GillinghamBrian Creasey
465932 at GillinghamBrian Creasey
66741 at GillinghamBrian Creasey
04 at Wednesbury Great Western StreetMark Baldwin
23 at Wednesbury Great Western StreetMark Baldwin
319008 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
455839 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
455844 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
73213 at StreathamRoger Goodrum
455814 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
455838 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
08907 at BescotMark Baldwin
08709 at BescotMark Baldwin
08907 at BescotMark Baldwin
70010 at BescotMark Baldwin
70010 at BescotMark Baldwin
66720 at GillinghamBrian Creasey
20132 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
68008 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
390016 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
350116 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
73119 at StreathamRoger Goodrum
98922 at EastleighRoger Burfitt
171805 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
73119 at StreathamRoger Goodrum
59001 at ChippenhamNigel Capelle
66106 at Weston-super-mareNigel Capelle
365520 at Alexandra PalaceChris Powell
45699 at Lostock HallFred Kerr
221141 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
45690 at Long PrestonShep Woolley
45690 at Hellifield GreenShep Woolley
60035 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
70017 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
66433 at Burton-on-trentJohn Tuffs
73141 at Shawford Jct.Alan Holding
66125 at ShawfordAlan Holding
66721 at ShawfordAlan Holding
73213 at East Croydon50002
66516 at ShawfordAlan Holding
73119 at East Croydon50002
70013 at ShawfordAlan Holding
45699 at LongprestonFred Kerr
377116 at StreathamRoger Goodrum
158849 at Driffield StationAdam Barrell
66572 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
66621 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
66723 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
66760 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
68008 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
70010 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
90046 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
70018 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
92032 at StaffordDavid Ridgway
319443 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
73213 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
73213 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
73213 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
73119 at Tulse HillRoger Goodrum
465162 at Herne HillRoger Goodrum
325016 at StaffordDavid Ridgway

2013

360105 at StratfordTim Squires
66504 at StratfordTim Squires
315813 at StratfordTim Squires
90015 at StratfordTim Squires
321321 at StratfordTim Squires
90015 at London Liverpool StreetTim Squires
91114 at London Kings CrossTim Squires
91110 at London King's CrossTim Squires
91110 at London King's CrossTim Squires
London King's CrossTim Squires
91110 at London King's CrossTim Squires
91112 at London Kings CrossTim Squires
360106 at StratfordTim Squires
158792 at DerbyFrank Lees
5643 at ArleyMick Rogers
5643 at Bewdley SouthMick Rogers
5643 at BewdleyMick Rogers
90008 at StratfordTim Squires
357216 at LimehouseTim Squires
357225 at LimehouseTim Squires
315820 at StratfordTim Squires
321432 at StratfordTim Squires
82105 at StratfordTim Squires
66041 at StratfordTim Squires
82229 at London King's CrossTim Squires
66041 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
465919 at London BridgeTim Squires
21326 at Gloucester RoadBrian Creasey
465159 at London BridgeTim Squires
21334 at Gloucester RoadTim Squires
66707 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
5643 at Arley SvrPeter Marsh
7033 at Earl's CourtBrian Creasey
5643 at Bridgnorth SvrPeter Marsh
47237 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
317345 at London King's CrossTim Squires
317345 at London King's Cross Tim Squires
5643 at Arley SvrPeter Marsh
66152 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
59203 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey
66002 at Kensington (olympia)Brian Creasey

2012

82223 at Connington NorthJohn Webber
43290 at Connington NorthJohn Webber
365513 at Connington NorthJohn Webber
57312 at Bournemouth Traincare DepotJustin Saunders
Bellerophon at Caverswall RoadGary Packer
3839 at Dilhorne, Foxfield RailwayJohn Neave
2842 at Dilhorne, Foxfield RailwayJohn Neave
4101 at Dilhorne, Foxfield RailwayJohn Neave
47376 at WinchcombeHal Nail
47376 at Cheltenham RacecourseHal Nail
49 at Tanfield RailwayBrian Hall
67021 at Connington NorthJohn Webber
37608 at CarlisleDavid Ridgway
66218 at DoncasterMark Thomsen
321901 at DoncasterMark Thomsen
66716 at DoncasterMark Thomsen
37608 at Carlisle KingmoorDavid Ridgway
43277 at CarlisleDavid Ridgway
156451 at CarlisleDavid Ridgway
221106 at CarlisleDavid Ridgway
66003 at CarlisleDavid Ridgway
390001 at CarlisleDavid Ridgway
37605 at Carlisle KingmoorDavid Ridgway
No.3 Twizell - at Tanfield RailwayBrian Hall
1744 at RamsbottomMichael Horwood
31130 at Avon Valley RailwayGary Morris
1744 at BuryMichael Horwood
60009 at Nrm Locomotion ShildonThomas Anderson
156454 at CarlisleDavid Ridgway
7564 at BittonGary Abbott
4015 at BittonGary Abbott
7564 at Avon RiversideGary Abbott
7564 at BittonGary Abbott
31130 at BittonGary Abbott
4015 at Avon RiversideGary Abbott

2011

47749 at RugbyMark Baldwin
59206 at Great CheverallWilton34041
378256 at CreweTom Peacock
66094 at St BlazeyCraig Munday
60039 at Great CheverallWilton34041
66094 at St BlazeyCraig Munday
37423 at IpswichKeith Partlow
92010 at RugbyMark Baldwin
57311 at RugbyMark Baldwin
66302 at RugbyMark Baldwin
66302 at RugbyMark Baldwin
37667 at IpswichKeith Partlow
37688 at IpswichKeith Partlow
390020 at RugbyMark Baldwin
57311 at RugbyMark Baldwin
1256 at IpswichKeith Partlow
37425 at IpswichKeith Partlow

2010

390014 at Manchester PiccadillyPeter Sikes
150273 at SwintonDavid Wragg
66519 at SwintonDavid Wragg
170306 at SwintonDavid Wragg
66550 at SwintonDavid Wragg
185104 at Manchester PiccadillyPeter Sikes
158773 at Manchester PiccadillyPeter Sikes
142052 at Manchester PiccadillyPeter Sikes
390014 at Manchester PiccadillyPeter Sikes
66560 at SwintonDavid Wragg
142055 at SwintonDavid Wragg
60015 at SwintonDavid Wragg
465922 at MaidstoneRoger Goodrum
92043 at Otford LoopLewis Smith
67019 at Otford LoopLewis Smith
465020 at Gillingham (kent)Lewis Smith
66079 at Otford LoopLewis Smith
170307 at SwintonDavid Wragg
185102 at SwintonDavid Wragg
59205 at Fairwood, WestburyEvercreech Junction
144007 at SwintonDavid Wragg
175001 at Manchester PiccadillyPeter Sikes
9036 at MosiPeter Sikes
365528 at CambridgeKev Gregory
30120 at Bodmin GeneralFred Kerr
30120 at Bodmin GeneralFred Kerr
90024 at BranthamTom Jenkins
57009 at BranthamTom Jenkins
57010 at Bristol Temple MeadsEdward Gleed
60096 at Coalpit HeathEdward Gleed
153314 at CambridgeKev Gregory
317729 at CambridgeKev Gregory
30120 at Bodmin ParkwayFred Kerr
30120 at Bodmin ParkwayFred Kerr
30120 at Boscastle JunctionFred Kerr
60074 at Kings NortonDwb
221 at Great StrictlandKeith Mcgovern
30120 at West Heath RoadFred Kerr
30120 at Bodmin ParkwayFred Kerr
30120 at West Heath RoadFred Kerr
30120 at Boscarne JunctionFred Kerr
30120 at Bodmin ParkwayFred Kerr
30120 at Boscarne JunctionFred Kerr
30120 at Boscarne JunctionFred Kerr
317515 at CambridgeKev Gregory
60099 at Knabbs BridgeNeil Scarlett
30120 at Bodmin ParkwayFred Kerr
30120 at Bodmin ParkwayFred Kerr
375613 at Otford LoopChris Wilson
365528 at CambridgeKev Gregory
66109 at CambridgeKev Gregory
365531 at CambridgeKev Gregory
153314 at CambridgeKev Gregory
170202 at CambridgeKev Gregory
66186 at CambridgeKev Gregory
170398 at CambridgeKev Gregory
dr98920 at Maidstone EastRoger Goodrum
375822 at MaidstoneRoger Goodrum
60039 at Hatton North JunctionPeter Tandy
170523 at CambridgeKev Gregory
365529 at CambridgeKev Gregory
66186 at CambridgeKev Gregory
57010 at Defford, WorcestershirePeter Tandy

2009

168214 at London Marylebone.Curly42
31452 at Alexandra PalacePeter Watson
57601 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
67011 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
142001 at StarcrossRoy Rogers
142001 at StarcrossRoy Rogers
159019 at StarcrossRoy Rogers
159019 at StarcrossRoy Rogers
43023 at StarcrossRoy Rogers
360205 at London PaddingtonCurly42
66413 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
142001 at StarcrossRoy Rogers
92031 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
92019 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
92012 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
6233 at Deighton HaltMartin Wood
57313 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
86613 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
86639 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg
57313 at Carpenders ParkCurly42
950001 at Acton BridgeDavid Wragg

2008

47501 at Upper DentonMichael Dalgleish
153 at Eckington BridgeJack Boskett
43357 at WadboroughJack Boskett
57005 at Eckington BridgeJack Boskett
37688 at Ribblehead StationDavid Ridgway
60096 at BedworthDwb
66732 at StratfordMichael Baker
60079 at EckingtonJack Boskett
158732 at Edinburgh WaverleyPeter Sikes

2007

SheffieldJohn Wragg
185107 at Guide BridgeJonathan Stevenson
185116 at Guide BridgeJonathan Stevenson
66085 at SeamerGordon Wright
31289 at Northampton & Lamport RlyDerek Elston
507026 at Birkenhead North DepotPrentonpimp
20007 at RuddingtonBarry Adams
37605 at Sinderberry DriveJack Boskett
34081 at Horsted KeynesSteve Lee
Sheffield John Wragg
113 at SheffieldJohn Wragg
66085 at SeamerGordon Wright
125 at SheffieldJohn Wragg
114/115 at SheffieldJohn Wragg
SheffieldJohn Wragg
SheffieldJohn Wragg
Sheffield John Wragg
61994 at Whitby.Dave Mordue
Sheffield John Wragg
119 at Sheffield John Wragg
3440 at Greet TunnelJack Boskett

2006

20307 at StowmarketKeith Partlow
365514 at ElyKeith Partlow
3440 at Horstead KeynesPeter Watson
3440 at Horstead KeynesPeter Watson
60034 at ElyKeith Partlow
47703 at ExminsterKeith Turley
9017 at Freshfield BankGary Packer
60034 at ElyKeith Partlow
92003 at IpswichKeith Partlow
60034 at ElyKeith Partlow
80154 at Horstead KeynesPeter Watson

2004

47841 at London PaddingtonPhil Leigh

2002

66102 at Ipswich YardKeith Partlow
87018 at Milton Keynes CentralMatty
86261 at London EustonMatty

2001

47224 at IpswichKeith Partlow

2000

47206 at IpswichKeith Partlow

1999

66132 at EastbourneSteve Lee

1998

322481 at StaffordJames Windows
31466 at StaffordJames Windows
56106 at StaffordJames Windows

1997

86259 at PrestonGeoffrey Dingle
150140 at PrestonGeoffrey Dingle

1995

Excelsior at Whipsnade ZooPhil Leigh

1993

47547 at BristolPhil Leigh

1991

47783 at CrewePhil Leigh

1990

50015 at Exeter St. DavidsKeith Turley

1989

33052 at Hither GreenJames Wilson
33019 at Hither GreenJames Wilson
33202 at Hither GreenJames Wilson
33050 at Hither GreenJames Wilson

1988

33006 at Hoo JunctionRoger Goodrum

1987

58021 at DoncasterPhil Leigh
20136 at ShallowfordGeoffrey Dingle

1985

33052 at CreweRichard Clayton
86421 at CreweRichard Clayton
58023 at CreweRichard Clayton
47613 at GloucesterDerek Jones
58021 at CreweRichard Clayton
47522 at CreweRichard Clayton

1983

37283 at Skelton JunctionRichard Clayton

1981

47280 at Newton-le-willowsPeter Bailey
Newton-le-willowsPeter Bailey
Newton-le-willowsPeter Bailey
55 at Newton-le-willowsPeter Bailey
47492 at Newton-le-willowsPeter Bailey

1980

86249 at Coventry StationGraham Shaw
85001 at Coventry StationGraham Shaw

1979

BelgradeRoger Goodrum
BelgradeRoger Goodrum

1977

47457 at Edinburgh WaverleyLes Peters
27103 at Edinburgh WaverleyLes Peters

1976

1161-04 at InnsbruckRoger Goodrum

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