Railcam’s Pick of the Year 2019 From all the Facebook in 2019, we have picked 4 of our favourites from each month, and here is our ‘Pick of 2019’. January Welcome to 2019 – Camden Junction Cameras Welcome to 2019 – Camden Junction Cameras LNER diversions with DB Cargo Class 67 piloting an LNER 225 set – Peterborough Cameras A snowy scene at Ribblehead, with Northern Class 158 – Ribblehead Viaduct Camera February Beast from the East, LNER 225 set in the snow – York South (Holgate Jn) Cameras ScotRail Inter7City HST Powre Cars – York North (Skelton Jn) Cameras TransPennine Express Nova 2 – Crewe Camera 4 Railcam admin ‘cabbing’ 86401 as we head for Model Rail Scotland – London Euston March Deltic back on the ECML – York South (Holgate Jn) Cameras 43172 Harry Patch – The last survivor of the trenches, the longest surviving soldier of the Great War – Slough Cameras Side by side, East Midlands Trains 43059 & Thameslink 700146 – Bedford Camera Locomotive Services Ltd 47593 Galloway Princess – Crewe Camera 1 April Hanson & Hall 50008 Thunderer – Peterborough Cameras Locomotive Services on Statesman Rail duties, 47593 Galloway Princess leading an ECS move – Peterborough Cameras 60009 Union of South Africa at sunrise – York North (Skelton Jn) Cameras Double Black 5s – Horton-in-Ribblesdale Camera May Full ScotRail Inter7City HST set heading to its new home – York South (Holgate Jn) Cameras 70000 Britannia with the Royal Scot – Kirkby Stephen Camera Direct Rail Services 37402 Stephen Middlemore 23.12.1954 – 8.6.2913 – Thankerton Camera The unmistakable 60103 Flying Scotsman nearing home – York North (SkeltonJn) Cameras June Until the launch of our Doncaster Camera, Gronk action was a rare sight on Railcam. Not anymore! June saw us join Dawlish Beach Cams for Devon in a Day, a cracking day out it was! In June we also visited the Open Day at Locomotive Services Ltd’s Crewe Diesel Depot. The Pink ONE, 66587 – Grateley Camera July An early morning capture GB Railfreight 66769 leaving Ribblehead Virtual Quarry – Ribblehead Station Camera GB Railfreight liveried Class 50s Nos. 50049 & 50007 on charter duties – Leyland Camera LNER Azuma launch, with a very special guest 4468 Mallard – York ROC Camera 1 Steam on the S&C as 48151 powers through with The Dalesman – Kirkby Stephen Camera August 43081, in special branding to mark 11 years of East Midlands Trains – Bedford Camera A TransPennine Express full house! – York ROC Camera 1 A rare Caledonian Sleeper daylight working north of the border, 92010 in charge of a rake of new MK5 coaching stock – Thankerton Camera Colas Rail 70817 on the logs – Clitheroe Camera September A Colas Convoy – Chesterfield (Hasland/Sth Jn) Cameras Lots of LNER, Azuma, Flying Scotsman DVT and Class 91 – Doncaster Camera TransPennine Express Nova 2 on test – Thankerton Camera Classic traction still earning its keep, as DCR employ Class 20s – Crewe Camera 1 October Quad 20s, a wonderful sight in this day and age – Chesterfield (Hasland/Sth Jn) Cameras First outing for the recently repainted 60026 – Doncaster Camera 6233 Duchess of Sutherland attracting the crowds with a splendid arrival – York ROC Camera 1 61306 Mayflower – Slough Cameras November Back to Back! ScotRail Inter7City HST Power Cars – Chesterfield (Hasland/Sth Jn) Cameras The iconic 91111 For The Fallen – York North (Skelton Jn) Cameras A frosty morning as 43048 leads an East Midlands Railway service to London St Pancras – Chesterfield (Haslnad/Sth Jn) Cameras Blending into the background, A frosty morning for ‘all-white’ Virgin Trains Pendolino – Thankerton Camera December Another fresh from the Toton Paint Shop – DC Rail’s first Class 60 in to service – Chesterfield (Hasland/Sth Jn) Cameras Double Steam at York, Clun Castle and Tornado delight the gathered crowds – York ROC Camera 1 Certainly the first time we have seen this lash up, Freightliner Class 70 hauling a TransPennine Express Nova 3 set – Crewe Camera 4 We couldn’t sign off without the LNER HST Farewell tour, simply stunning! – Edinburgh Waverley Happy New Year from us all at Railcam UK.