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B&R 204 A Miscellany Of Electric & Diesel Power No 2

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B&R Volume 204 - A Miscellany of Electric & Diesel Power, No.2 /B BR In this the second miscellany (B&R No. 200 No.1) we show film clips that were not included in those earlier volumes. BR Most of which have never been seen before and were taken during the 1960s and 1970s, with a few later scenes from the 1980s. BR Starting with scenes at Bangor in North Wales, Shap (with steam bankers!), Carlisle, Beattock and Carnforth. BR Then Settle & Carlisle, the London Midland Region around Birmingham, Lickey Incline, again steam bankers! BR Shrewsbury area is well covered with a number of workings. BR South to the Southern at Hither Green, Clapham and Waterloo, to Western at Paddington for a number of Western Class special charter trains, to celebrate the passing of those popular diesel hydraulics. BR Scenes around Bristol then to Marlow and Bourne End branches. BR To Scotland for scenes at Fort William, Mallaig Extension and Far North line at Georgemas Junction, Thurso and Golspie. BR Taking in Elgin, Strathspey line, Forth Bridge area and Edinburgh Waverley. BR South to Woodhead route with its unique electric locos, the reopening of Barmouth Bridge 1986. BR Southern in 1972 for a journey on the Brighton Belle. BR West Country exploring some long forgotten branches with scenes around Truro, Par, Penzance, Plymouth, Newton Abbot and Ilfracombe. BR Plus other scenes too numerous to list here. BR Virtually all classes of British Railways diesels are seen from Deltics and Warships to diminutive shunters. BR Electric power includes the EM1s on the Woodhead and those early Southern Bo-Bo electrics. BR We see DMU and EMU action as well as a number of shots of those infamous four-wheel rail buses of the 1960s. BR The prototype HST is seen at Bristol as well as some early liveried HSTs. BR All the archive film used is in colour and an informative commentary along with an authentic soundtrack has been added. BR Approx. 80 minutes.

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