Diesel Decade – The 1980s Vol 1
Featuring the type 1, 2 and 3 diesels from the 1980s that made the it such a magic period in railway history as BR blue finally succumbed to sector liveries.
See and hear in action class 20s, 25s, 26s, 27s, 31s, 33s & 37s
Highlights include steam-heat 26s on the Kyle of Lochalsh line, 25060 at Hereford, 33s on the Portsmouth service, 31s and 37 on passenger in East Anglia.
Running time 72 minutes
Produced by Globe Video Films and released November 2004.
Released as a follow-up to the massively popular GVF013 'Diesel Decade - the 1990s', this forms part one of a double release featuring main line traction from the 1980s.
Volume I looks at the type 1 to type 3 diesels featuring classes 20,25,26,27,31,33 & 37.
Just a small selection of highlights of part 1 include:-
20s on Skegness services, in Scotland, freight around Warrington and a even a quadruple header.
Class 25 actions includes scenes Glasgow Queen St, Aberystwyth & Hereford.
26s at Kyle of Lochalsh, Wick & Perth
27s on Edinburgh to Dundee and Inverness to Aberdeen services.
31s in East Anglia, on the S&C, around Manchester and in Devon.
33s on Portsmouth, West Wales and Waterloo services and on the Marches route to Crewe.
37s on passenger and freight throughout the network including passenger work in East Anglia & Scotland.
Colour, full captions running time approx 71 mins.
'An excellent reminder of the good old days' - TRACTION
'Highly entertaining and full of nostalgia' - RAIL EXPRESS
See sample on YouTube
£19.95 inc p&p