The Railtour Files - 2000

Date Railtour Operator Headcode Tour name Traction Review Timings
30/12/00 HRT 1N50/1Z42/1A51 Pennine Weaver (and York Shopper) 47792, 66144 & 90022 Yes Yes
17/12/00 HRT 1Z80 Christmas Lunch in the Garden of England 73108 - Yes
16/12/00 PT 1Z42/1Z43 Siberian Hamster 56033, 56046, 58047, 60036, 66054 & 66098 Yes Yes
16/12/00 HRT ? Sussex Carol 73110 - -
16/12/00 PTR ? Chester Chuffer 90036 & steam: 35005 - -
15/12/00 HRT 1Z82 Christmas Lunch In The Garden Of England 73110 - Yes
12/12/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
12/12/00 VSOE (BP) ? ??? at least 73131 - -
09/12/00 HRT 1N50/1A51 Grassington Dickensian Festival 67006 Yes Yes
09/12/00 FC 1Z45, 1Z46, 1Z55 & 1Z56 Lindum Deltic D9000 Yes Yes
09/12/00 PT ? Chester Charger 47780 & steam: 6024 Yes -
06/12/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
03/12/00 BLS 1Z90 Chester & Holyhead Railtour DMU - Yes
02/12/00 PT ? Grassington Excursion 56058 & 56127 Yes Yes
02/12/00 HRT 1Z43/1Z44 Worcester Christmas Fayre 66089 - Yes
25/11/00 PTR 1Z42/1Z?? Devonian 09008, 67021 & steam: 4936 & 6024 - -
25/11/00 HRT ? York Merrymaker 67005 & 67017 - -
18/11/00 SJDT 1Z50/1Z28 Dreaming Spires Express 31468 & 31602 - Yes
18/11/00 RR ? (Rugby Additionals) at least 37372, 37412 & 37609 - -
11/11/00 PTR ? Edinburgh Explorer 90028 Yes Yes
11/11/00 HRT 1Z36/1Z37 Bath & Bristol Merrymaker D2994, 66058 & steam: 41708 - -
11/11/00 GER (150) ? ??? 47772 - -
11/11/00 RR ? (Rugby Additionals) at least 37609 & 37801 - -
04/11/00 HRT 1Z43/1Z44 Blackpool Illuminations 47799 & 90030 Yes Yes
04/11/00 PTR - Devonian Postponed to 25/11/2000 - -
01/11/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
28/10-29/10/00 VSOE ? ??? 47799 - -
28/10/00 HRT 1N50/1Z90/1A51 Humber Docker 47635, 66159, 67017 & 67026 Yes Yes
28/10/00 PT ? Ynys Mon Express 37038 & steam: 5029 - -
25/10/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
21/10/00 SRPS ? "Flying Scotsman" Steam Special 47739 & steam: 4472 - -
21/10/00 PTR ? Mayflower 67019, 67024 & steam: 35028 - -
21/10/00 MThB ? Orient-Express auf der Sauschwänzlebahn 11269, V170 1142, 52 7596 & 86 333 - -
21/10/00 HRT ? City of York 47734 - -
15/10/00 PT 1Z36-1Z38 Worcester 150 Gala Day Special Trains 47798, 60084 & 66131 Yes Yes
14/10/00 PT 1Z36-1Z38 Cumbrian Taw-Tourer 47798 & steam: 34027 - -
14/10/00 HRT 1Z43/1Z44 Quantock Belle 66083 - -
11/10/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
08/10/00 LRTA ? Croydon Tramlink Tour tram: 2545 - Yes
07/10/00 ITG ? Tipperary Trekker IE: 123, 127, 129, 151 & 166 Yes Yes
07/10/00 SRPS ? Cumbrian Coast Special 37412 & 37419 - Yes
07/10/00 PT ? Southern Scot 90039 & steam: 34027 - -
07/10/00 NENTA 1Z??/1Z44 Lakeland Steamer 47749 Yes Yes
07/10/00 PTR ? Thames Severn Express steam: 6024 - Yes
06/10-09/10/00 HRT 1Z44/1Z43 Autumn Highlander 37408, 37415, 37427, 90028 & 90040 - Yes
04/10/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
02/10/00 HRH ? (Highland Rail Festival 2000) steam: 61264 & 75014 - -
01/10/00 HRH ? (Highland Rail Festival 2000) steam: 75014 - -
01/10/00 VT ? Two Panniers - Birmingham Suburban steam: 7760 & 9600 - Yes
30/09/00 HRH ? (Highland Rail Festival 2000) steam: 61264  - -
27/09/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
23/09-29/09/00 PTG ? Palaces and Pousadas CP 1413, 1462, 1465, 1810, 1901, 1964 & 9006 Yes -
23/09/00 PT ? Calder Revolver 47799, 56120, 58002, 60097, 66008 & 92032 Yes Yes
23/09/00 SRPS ? (Oban) 37405 & 37427 - -
23/09/00 PT - Power Porter Revised to 19/08/00 then postponed to 06/01/2001 - -
20/09/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
16/09/00 PT ? Celtic Hoovers 37427, 37428, 47784, 50031, 50149 & 67008 - -
16/09/00 HRT 9O66/9O73 Atlantique Coast Express Eurostar 3201+3202 - Yes
16/09/00 MC Z18458-Z18465 Last Outpost SNCB : 2340, 5503, 6246, 7001, 7103 & 7506 Yes Yes
15/09/00 MC Z18545-Z18547 Learning Curve SNCB : 5168 & 5170 Yes Yes
13/09/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
09/09/00 DR ? Quantock Flyer II 37065 & steam: 34016, 4144, 4160, 3205 & 34027 - -
09/09/00 SRPS ? (Kyle of Lochalsh) 37419 & 37427 - -
09/09/00 PTR ? ??? 47744 & 47774 - -
09/09/00 FR 1Z52/1Z55 Scarborough Flyer D9000 - Yes
09/09/00 ADL (85) ? Tess Enderlo and Albert Kanaal SNCB: 7602 & 7702 - Yes
09/09/00 VT ? (Birmingham Snow Hill to Kingswear) steam : 35005 - Yes
06/09/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
03/09/00 PTR ? Scandinavian steam: 45407 & 80098 - Yes
03/09/00 ??? ? ??? at least 66086 - -
02/09-04/09/00 HRT 1Z43/1Z44 Great Little Trains of Wales ??? - Yes
02/09/00 SRPS ? (Fort William & Mallaig) 37408, 37419 & 37428 - -
02/09/00 PTR ? Suburbian steam: 80098 - -
02/09/00 A1A/RNW 1Z36/1Z37 Heart of Wales Explorer 31452, 37055 & 47721 - Yes
30/08/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
28/08-29/08/00 PT 1Z31/1Z32 North East Excursion 67006 - Yes
28/08/00 VT/IGEB 1Z45 (no tour name) 31452 & steam: 5972 - -
28/08/00 GER (149) ? ??? 47784 - -
27/08-28/08/00 BR/MBC ? Celebration of Steam and Transport (I & II) steam: 34016 - Yes
27/08/00 VT/IGEB 1Z45/1Z??/1Z46 (no tour name) 31452 & steam: 60800 - -
27/08/00 c2c/PTR ? Cockney Coaster steam: 45407 & 80098 - -
26/08/00 VT/IGEB 1Z45/1Z46 (no tour name) 31452 - -
26/08/00 NENTA ? (York, Durham, Newcastle, Rail2000 & Beamish) Did it run? - -
25/08/00 VT/IGEB 1Z50 (no tour name) 31452 & steam: 60800 - Yes
24/08/00 VT ? Two Panniers to Wolverhampton steam: 7760 & 9600 - -
23/08/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
20/08/00 GR ? 21st Century Limited 37405 & 37415 - -
19/08/00 PTR ? Dalesman 66038, 90020 & steam: 45407 - -
19/08/00 ??? ? ??? at least 56046 & 90026 - -
19/08/00 PT - Power Porter Postponed to 06/01/2001 - -
18/08/00 VSOE (NB) ? ??? 50017 - -
16/08/00 PTR ? Ynys Mon Express ????? & steam: 45407 - -
16/08/00 SD 1Z86/1Z87 Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - Yes
13/08/00 PT 1Z??/1Z37 East Coasterman 47776 & steam: 60532 - Yes
13/08/00 BLS 1Z43 Broomhill 37415 & 37428 Yes Yes
12/08/00 BLS 1Z38/1Z39 Durham Coast Railtour 37415 & 37428 - Yes
12/08/00 FC 1Z55/1Z56 Flying Haggis 31190 - Yes
11/08/00 VSOE (NB) ? ??? 50017 - -
09/08/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
05/08/00 SRPS ? (Fort William & Mallaig) 37411, 37415 & 37503 - -
05/08/00 PT 1Z50/1Z80 Anglian Capitalist 20307 & 37609 Yes Yes
05/08/00 FC 1Z43/1Z44 Flying Kipper 31190 - Yes
05/08/00 GER (148) ? ??? 47786 - -
02/08/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
30/07/00 VT ? Shakespeare Express steam: 4965 - -
30/07/00 CHT 100 Central Centenarian Railtour Tube - -
29/07/00 GER (147) ? ??? 47727 - -
29/07/00 FC 1Z55/1Z56 Flying Haggis 31190 - Yes
26/07/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
23/07/00 PT 1Z90-1Z92 Heart of Wales Line Excursion 37029 - Yes
22/07/00 FC 1Z43/1Z44 Flying Kipper 31190 - Yes
22/07/00 HRT ? ??? at least 90034 & 66030 - -
15/07/00 HRT 1N50/1A51 Twisted Spire 66053, 66211 & 86243 Yes Yes
15/07/00 FC 1Z52/1Z53 Flying Fisherman 31601 & 31602 - -
15/07/00 NENTA ? Five Cities Rambler at least 47774 - -
12/07/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
09/07/00 NER/GER ? ??? 37418 & 37427 - -
08/07/00 NER/GER ? ??? 37418 & 37427 - -
08/07/00 HRT 1Z39/1Z40 Lancastrian 66247 & 90037 - -
07/08/00 PT 1Z36/1Z38 Skirling Postie 09023, 37411, 37419, 56103, 60100, 66200, 90141 & 92016 Yes Yes
07/07/00 PT ? "ECS" for The Skirling Postie 66200 - Yes
05/07/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
01/07/00 HRT 1Z42/1Z27 Spanish Inquisition 66199, 67010 & 67014 Yes Yes
01/07/00 WDCTC 1Z58/1Z90 Class 58 Farewell 58024, 58037 & 60070 Yes Yes
01/07/00 RPSI ? Strawberry Fair IE 071 - -
01/07/00 VT 1Z60 (Birmingham to Poole) 47575 & steam: 35005 - Yes
01/07/00 PT 1Z36/1Z37 Glamorgan Pioneer 47732 & steam: 60532 - -
28/06/00 SD ? Cathedrals Express steam: 34016 - -
24/06/00 PTR ? Welsh Dragon 47759 & steam: 45407 - -
24/06/00 A1A 1Z63/1Z64 West Highlander 31601 & 31602 - -
24/06/00 CPRE ? Jubilee Rail Tour 47773 & 66051 - Yes
24/06/00 HRT 1Z36/1Z?? (Merrymaker to Paignton) 66236 - -
23/06-24/06/00 SRPS ? Far North Explorer 37416, 37419 & 37521 - -
17/06/00 SRPS ? (York) 37408 & 37416 - -
17/06/00 VT ? 4936 Kinlet Hall - Inaugural Run 37668 & steam: 4936 - -
17/06/00 PT ? Cumbrian Coasterman 47703 & 55019 Yes -
17/06/00 NENTA ? Torbay Coast Boat Train Did it run? - -
10/06-12/06/00 ??? ? Brittany Express 2000 at least SNCF: 22390 & 67333 & steam: 231G 558 - Yes
10/06/00 DR ? Phoenix II steam: 34016 - -
10/06/00 SRPS ? Heartbeat Special 37411 & 37425 - -
10/06/00 HRT 1Z41/1Z42 Sword & Pen 66027 + 66096, MOD 274 & MOD 278 - Yes
03/06-05-06/00 ??? at least 1Z43/1Z44 Balmoral and Britannia Landcruise 66017, 66168 & 90032 - -
03/06/00 MCRUA 1Z??/1Z37 Mid-Cheshire Fensman 47733 - Yes
02/06/00 VSOE (NB) ? Birmingham Lunch Excursion 55019 Yes -
29/05/00 PT ? Severn-Dee Borderer at least steam: 60532 - -
29/05/00 LT 101/102 Steam on the Met at least LT 12 & steam: ???? - Yes
28/05/00 PT 1Z37/1Z87 Brighton Excursion 59002 & 59103 - Yes
28/05/00 LT 101/102 Steam on the Met at least LT 12 & steam: ???? - Yes
27/05-29/05/00 PTR ? Laird of Stranraer 37405, 90029 & 90021 & steam: 45110 & 45407 Yes Yes
27/05/00 LT 101/102 Steam on the Met at least LT 12 & steam: ???? - Yes
27/05/00 SRPS ? (Kyle of Lochalsh) 37418 & 37427 - -
27/05/00 RT ? Settle Carlisle Scotsman 47758 & 47774 Yes Yes
27/05/00 MC 18619-18621 Neutral Zone SNCB : 2621, 2634, 5108, 5118, 5950
NS : 2207, 2210 & 2212
Yes Yes
27/05/00 RR ? (Rugby Additionals) ? - -
27/05/00 HRT 1Z38/1Z39 Great Rocks 66103, 66153 & 86430 - -
26/05/00 MC Z18746/47961/Z18747 Corvallen Freighter SNCB : 5216, 5303 & 5401 Yes Yes
21/05/00 VT ? Cannock Chase Shuttle steam: 7760 - -
21/05/00 BLS 1Z36 South Essex No.1 DEMU 1001 - Yes
21/05/00 fNW/RM ? Class 37 Farewell Special 37029, 37038, 37415 & 37421 - -
21/05/00 LT 101/102 Steam on the Met at least LT 12 & steam: ???? - Yes
20/05/00 LT 101/102 Steam on the Met at least LT 12 & steam: ???? - Yes
20/05/00 HRT 1Z43/1Z44 Cheshire Cat 66150 Yes Yes
20/05/00 PT 1Z90/1Z91 Cheshire Phoenix 47206, 47234, 56112, 57010 & 60067 Yes Yes
20/05/00 BLS 1Z80/1Z81 Port of Boston Railtour DEMU 1001 - Yes
20/05/00 fNW/RM ? ??? 37029, 37379, 37608 & 37612 - -
20/05/00 RR ? (Rugby Additionals) at least 37401 - -
14/05/00 PT 1Z36-1Z38 Torbay Quarryman 31601, 31602, 66009 & 66108 Yes Yes
13/05/00 fNW 1Z40/1Z41 309 Farewell EMU - Yes
13/05/00 ??? PTR Newton Abbot 2000 47772, 47792 & steam: 4472 - -
13/05/00 DPS ? (Mainline Tour) 55019 Yes Yes
07/05/00 BLS 1Z70/1Z37 Ringway Requiem DMU - Yes
06/05/00 RNW ? North Yorkshireman 31601 & steam: 48151 - -
06/05/00 PT 1Z36/1Z37 Oil Leake 47780, 56131 & 58016 Yes Yes
06/05/00 SRPS ? West Highlander 37405, 37411, 37416, 37520 & 37674 - -
06/05/00 HRT ? ??? at least 90022 - -
06/05/00 JF&S 1Z70/1Z27 Somerset Fusilier 20308, 20311, D1023 & D7017 Yes Yes
06/05/00 CMRC/FR 1Z38/1Z40 East Anglian Express 47734, 47761 & 56062 - Yes
01/05/00 PTR 2Z38-2Z43 Dawlish Donkey steam: 80098 - Yes
01/05/00 GER (140) ? Heart of Wales Scenic Tour 47744 - -
30/04/00 PTR 2Z38-2Z43, 1Z44/1Z45 Dawlish Donkey & Mountain Pony steam: 80098 - Yes
30/04/00 MC Z18667-Z18672 Cloaked Vessel SNCB : 5156, 7608 & 7609
TUC : 5926, 5946 & 5947
Yes Yes
30/04/00 CHT ? Circular Wanderer Railtour Tube - -
30/04/00 CLPG ? Cotswold-Derwent Express DMU - -
29/04/00 PTR 2Z38-2Z45 Dawlish Donkey & Otter & Pony 33021 & steam: 80098 - Yes
29/04/00 ??? ? ??? 47725 - -
29/04/00 ??? ? ??? at least 47744 - -
29/04/00 ??? ? ??? at least 87007 - -
29/04/00 ??? ? ??? at least 47785 - -
29/04/00 ??? ? ??? at least 47734 & 47793 - -
24/04/00 PTR ?2Z36-2Z43? Dawlish Donkey & Dartmoor Pony steam: 80098 - Yes
24/04/00 GER (138) ? ??? 47746 - -
22/04/00 ??? 1Z36/1Z?? ??? at least 47746 - -
22/04/00 PT ? Cleveland Crusader 37029, 37038 & 56027 Yes Yes
22/04/00 PTR 2Z38-2Z43 Dawlish Donkey steam: 80098 - Yes
21/04-24/04/00 HRT 1Z40-1Z43 Saint Columba 37405, 37418 & 90019 - Yes
21/04/00 PTR at least 2Z38-2Z43 Dawlish Donkey & South Hams Pony steam: 80098 - -
16/04/00 PTR ? Tall Ships steam: 4472 - -
15/04/00 PT 1Z36/1Z37 Dorset Mariner 33103, 33109, 60007 & 66059 Yes Yes
14/04-15/04/00 ??? ? ??? at least 47734 - -
08/04/00 ITG ? Queenstown Rambler IE : ???, A39, 127, 134, 173 & 181 - -
08/04/00 NELPG ? Geoff Drury Memorial Train 47775 & steam: 60532 - -
08/04/00 HRT 1N50/T175/1A51 Geordie Go-Round 86401 & T&W Metro 4001 & 4018 - Yes
01/04/00 PTR 1Z36/1Z37 Buxton Peaks 37219, 47789, 86426 & steam: 48773 - Yes
01/04/00 HRT 1Z39/1Z40 Glazed Leek 40012, 66117 & 90024 - Yes
01/04/00 MC 1Z92/1Z93 Practical Joker 56115, 58005 & 92017 Yes Yes
01/04/00 GER (135) ? ??? 47763 - -
01/04/00 DPS ? (Mainline Tour) Postponed to 13/05/2000 - -
27/03/00 PMR ? Night Owl II steam: 80098 - -
26/03-27/03/00 PTG various Bom Bom Estrela CP 1424, 1966, 1970 & 9004 - Yes
26/03/00 DR ? The March Hare & The March Leveret steam: 41312 - -
25/03/00 HRT 1Z82/1Z28 Mendip Merchant 47742, 66177 & steam: 35028 - Yes
25/03/00 CT ? West Countryman HST: 43012 & 43024 - -
25/03/00 PTG various Barriero Rail Day CP: 1501, 1524, 1564, 1803 & 1906 - Yes
25/03/00 PT ? Power Porter Postponed to 23/09/2000 - Yes
18/03/00 HRT ? City of York Merrymaker ? - -
18/03/00 PT 1Z80/1Z81 Exmoor Belle 47746, D1010, D7017 & steam: 6024 & 7820 - Yes
11/03/00 HRT 1Z38/1A51 Fish Finger 47785, 66041 & 90026 Yes Yes
11/03/00 PT 1Z41/1Z81/1Z42 Medway Medicaster 37602, 37604 & 56103 - Yes
11/03/00 ??? ? ??? 47768 - -
04/03/00 PTR ? Mancunian 47776, 86416 & steam: 45407 - -
04/03/00 Railtourer/GER (134) ? Settle Carlisle Thunderer 47782 - -
04/03/00 ??? ? Shap Attack at least steam: 34027 - -
26/02/00 PT 1Z42/1Z92 Weaving Weasel 08480, 56089, 58036, 60004, 73108 & 73129 Yes Yes
26/02/00 DPS ? (Mainline Tour) 55019 Yes -
26/02/00 HRT ? Spinning Jenny (Merrymaker) 66108 & 86417 - -
19/02/00 PTR ? Canterbury Belle 37114 & steam: 35005 - -
18/02-19/02/00 ADL (80) at least 41145 Hagen Dazzler With Added Bananas SNCB : 5103, 5168, 5508, 7617 & 8274
DB : 215 027 & 221 135
- Yes
12/02/00 PTR ? Bournemouth Belle 37042, 37797 & steam: 35005 - -
12/02/00 PT 1Z36/1Z37 Dukeries Collier 58025, 58043, 60049 & 66087 Yes Yes
12/02/00 HRT 1Z82 Saint Valentine 73106 - Yes
05/02/00 PTR 1Z38/1Z39 Peak Forester 37426, 47774 & steam: 45110 - Yes
05/02/00 HRT 1Z40/1Z41 Dartmoor Pony 66066 Yes Yes
05/02/00 RR ? (Rugby Additionals) at least 37403, 37407 & 37801 - -
29/01/00 HRT ? Southampton Docker / King Alfred 73108 Yes Yes
22/01/00 PTR 1Z38/1Z39 Flying Dutchman ????? & Steam: 7802 - Yes
22/01/00 PT 1Z43/1Z44 White Horse Rambler 09101, 33103 & 66181 Yes Yes
22/01/00 HRT 1Z41/1Z42 Settle & Carlisle Circular 47739 & 86430 Yes Yes
19/01/00 (CTC) at least 1Z39-1Z41 Dome Specials 47799, 86426 & 86430 - -
15/01/00 HRT ? Wensleydale 66113, 47749 & 86417 Yes Yes
15/01/00 BLS ? River Don 33103 & 4TC 417 - Yes
08/01/00 PT 1Z96/1Z97 Buffer Puffer 33208 & 73129 - Yes
08/01/00 HRT 1Z91/1Z92 Avon Lady 66030 - Yes
02/01/00 VT ? Shakespeare Express steam: 4965 - -


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