Snowdon Mountain Railway Dvd 

Britain's only rack railway, up the highest mountain in England and Wales.

Llanberis, Hebron, Halfway, Clogwyn, Snowdon Summit, 3,560 feet.

Set in superb Welsh scenery and shot in summer weather with the stirring sights and sounds of steam locomotives working to their limits.

The remarkable Snowdon Mountain Railway is unique in Britain for the narrow gauge of 800mm and for the Swiss Abt rack system, which enables grades as steep as 1 in 5½ to be climbed to reach the highest station in England and Wales.

The programme offers breath-taking views of the superb scenery from on the train and from the lineside.

Filmed in the summer sun and features all the motive power.

Especially the sight and sound of steam engines blasting their way up the line.

The programme is introduced by atmospheric music from composer Hubert Parry, performed by the Chichester Cathedral Choir.

It is a dramatic and informed view of Britain's only mountain railway, entertaining for tourists and railway enthusiasts alike.

Only broadcast standard equipment has been used to ensure the very best quality sound and vision for your pleasure.

Written and narrated by Gordon Rushton.

Filmed and directed by Gordon Rushton & Graham Whistler.

Approx. 57 minutes.

This dvd is being sold on behalf of and with full permission of the copyright owner – Graham Whistler Productions.

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