Charter Trains 2019

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A list of charter trains, railtours and associated stock moves and locomotive movements on the mainline in Scotland during 2019.

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This page does not include the regular running of Jacobite steam trains or Royal Scotsman 2018.

Please note that all trains (especially steam loco moves) can be subject to late notice re-timings, please check the Gen list for any late info.

Abbreviations:
ECS = Empty Coaching Stock
T&T = Top and Tail (locos on both ends)
DH = Double Headed locomotives
DOR = Loco dead on rear
TF = Steam loco running Tender First
DIT = Loco dead in train (between leading loco and any rolling stock)
* = Locomotive change at this location
tbc = to be confirmed
Rtn = Return journey

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Date       Tour Name Route Traction    Promoter Timings Links
 
January 2019
Tue 1st Hogmanay Party Train Edinburgh - London KX 90035 (& 90040 DOR) Stoke Travel 1Z74 =
Sat 5th The Waverley Re-Union Birmingham - Edinburgh - Tweedbank (& rtn) 50007 & 50049 (DH/T&T) Pathfinder 1Z28, 1Z29, 1Z30 info
Sun 6th (ECS move) Tyseley - WCML - Bo'ness 67004 n/a 5Z92 =
Wed 6th (ECS move) Bo'ness - ECML - Southall 67004 n/a 5Z84 =
Sun 13th (ECS move) Wembley - WCML - Bo'ness 67018 n/a 5Z92 =
Wed 16th DB Company Train Doncaster - ECML - Edinburgh DVT 82146 & 67029 OR n/a 1Z05 =
Thu 17th DB Company Train Edinburgh - ECML - Doncaster DVT 82146 & 67029 OR n/a 1Z05 =
 
February 2019
Wed 13th The Glasgow Flyer Llandudno Jn - Beattock - Glasgow Central (& return) 57314 & 57316 (T&T) West Coast Railways 1Z77, 1Z78 =
Thu 14th (Loco move) Crewe HS - Mossend DY 47614 + Steam 45231 n/a 5Z37 =
Fri 15th Private Charter: Day 1 Crewe - Mossend* (Fort William) Class 47 D1944 n/a 1Z37 =
Private Charter: Day 1 Mossend* - Fort William Steam 45231 (& 47614 O.R) n/a 1Z37 YouTube
Sat 16th Private Charter: Day 2 Fort William - Mallaig (& return) 47614 Steam n/a 1Z40, 1Z42 =
Sun 17th Private Charter: Day 3 Fort William - Mossend* (Crewe) Steam 45231 (& 47614 O.R) n/a 1Z43 Flickr
Private Charter: Day 3 Mossend* - Crewe 47614 (+D1944 DIT) n/s 1Z43 =
Mon 18th (Loco move) Mossend DY - Crewe HS Steam 45231 n/a 5Z45 =
 
March 2019
Sun 3rd The Auld Reekie Doncaster - Edinburgh Steam 60163 'Tornado' A1 Steam Locomotive Trust 1Z63 =
(loco move) Burton on Trent - Edinburgh Deltic 9009 'Alycidon' n/a 0Z55 =
The Auld Reekie Edinburgh - (Berwick*) - Doncaster Deltic 9009 'Alycidon' A1 Steam Locomotive Trust 1Z65 =
Fri 8th Six Nations Welsh Rugby Supporters Train Carmarthen - Carlisle* - Edinburgh - Wishaw (via Beattock & Cumbernauld) 68016 Pathfinder Tours 1Z22 =
Sun 10th (Royal Scotsman ECS) Eastleigh - Hamilton (via WCML) 66726 n/a 5Z66 =
Mon 11th Six Nations Welsh Rugby Supporters Train Motherwell - Carlisle* - Carmarthen (via Carstairs, Edinburgh & Beattock) 68016 Pathfinder Tours 1Z27 =
Wed 13th (ECS move) Bo'ness - Joppa 37706 n/a 5Z60 =
Thu 14th The Aberdonian Edinburgh - Aberdeen (& return) Steam 60163 'Tornado' (& 37706 OR) A1 Steam Locomotive Trust 1Z63, 1Z65 Photo
Fri 15th (ECS move) Joppa - Bo'ness (via Shotts) 37706 n/a 5Z66 =
(Loco move) Joppa - Carlisle 66124 + Steam 60163 n/a 5Z63 =
Sat 23rd West Highland Statesman: Day 1 Milton Keynes - WCML- Fort William LSL 47s (T&T)? Statesman Rail tbc =
Sun 24th West Highland Statesman: Day 2 Fort William - Mallaig (& return) LSL 47s (T&T)? Statesman Rail tbc =
Mon 25th West Highland Statesman: Day 3 Fort William - WCML - Milton Keynes LSL 47s (T&T)? Statesman Rail tbc =
 
April 2019
Sat 6th West Highland Statesman: Day 1 Peterborough - ECML - Fort William LSL 47s (T&T)? Statesman Rail 1Z47 =
Sun 7th West Highland Statesman: Day 2 Fort William - Mallaig (& return) LSL 47s (T&T)? Statesman Rail 1Z47, 1Z48 =
Mon 8th West Highland Statesman: Day 3 Fort William - ECML - Peterborough LSL 47s (T&T)? Statesman Rail 1Z47 =
Thu 11th Royal Scotsman Edinburgh - Keith (via Aberdeen) GBRf 66 Belmond 1H79 =
Tue 16th (Jacobite ECS) Carnforth - Fort William Jn Diesel & Steam n/a 5Z79 =
Wed 17th The Salopian Express II Dumfries - Carnforth* - Shrewsbury (& return) WCR Diesel (*Steam) West Coast Railways tbc =
Fri 19th The Jacobite (1st morning train) Fort William - Mallaig (and return) Steam West Coast Railways 2Y61, 2Y62 =
The Easter Highlander (Day 1) Eastleigh - Carlisle - Aviemore DRS 37s? Pathfinder Tours tbc =
Sat 20th The Easter Highlander (Day 2) Aviemore - Kyle (& return) DRS 37s? Pathfinder Tours tbc =
The Edinburgh Flyer York - Edinburgh (& return) Steam 60009 'Union of South Africa' Railway Touring Co. tbc =
Sun 21st The Easter Highlander (Day 3) Aviemore - Thurso, Wick (& return) DRS 37s Pathfinder Tours tbc =
Mon 22nd The Easter Highlander (Day 4) Aviemore - Carlisle - Eastleigh DRS 37s Pathfinder Tours tbc =
Fri 26th The Bo'ness Bonus Bo'ness - Crewe (via Edinburgh, Shotts) DRS 66 Branch Line Society tbc =
Sat 27th The Gourock Growler Crewe - Mossend* DRS Class 88 Branch Line Society tbc =
The Gourock Growler Mossend* - Gourock (via Sunnyside Jn, Anniesland, City Union) DRS 37s (T&T) DRS 88 Branch Line Society tbc =
The Gourock Growler Gourock - Crewe (via Shields Jn, Falkland Yard, Annbank) DRS 37s (T&T) DRS 88 Branch Line Society tbc =
Sun 28th The Sunday Shed Crewe - Bo'ness (via Mossend, Springburn) DRS 66 Branch Line Society tbc =
Tue 30th The Great Britain XII (day 4) Preston - WCML - Edinburgh Steam 60009 + Black 5 Railway Touring Co. tbc =
 
May 2019
Wed 1st The Great Britain XII (day 5) Edinburgh - Aberdeen (& return) Steam 60009 Railway Touring Co. tbc =
Thu 2nd The Great Britain XII (day 6) Edinburgh - Ayr - Stranraer - Ayr Steam B1 61264 + Black 5 Railway Touring Co. tbc =
Fri 3rd The Great Britain XII (day 7) Ayr - Kilmarnock - Carlisle (Scarborough) Steam B1 61264 + Black 5 Railway Touring Co. tbc =
Sun 5th Aberdeen Linlithgow - Kirkcaldy - Perth - Aberdeen (& return) Steam 60009 'Union of South Africa' SRPS Railtours tbc =
Sun 19th The Forth Circle (am) Linlithgow - Kirkcaldy - Dunfermline - Alloa - Stirling - Linlithgow Steam 60103 'Flying Scotsman' SRPS Railtours tbc =
The Forth Circle (pm) Dalmeny - Kirkcaldy - Dunfermline - Alloa - Stirling - Linlithgow - Dalmeny Steam 60103 'Flying Scotsman' SRPS Railtours tbc =
The Forth Circle (evening) Inverkeithing - Kirkcaldy - Dunfermline - Alloa - Stirling - Linlithgow - Inverkeithing Steam 60103 'Flying Scotsman' SRPS Railtours tbc =
Thu 30th Jorvik & Scarborough Spa Dumfries - Scarborough (& return) WCR diesels (T&T) West Coast Railways tbc =



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See Also

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