Locomotives in Action DVD: Hatfield & Stainforth 1999




Amateur footage filmed at Hatfield and Stainforth 1999.

Hatfield and Stainforth is a small station in South Yorkshire located on a busy freight route to and from Doncaster, Scunthorpe, Immingham and Hull.

Adjacent to the station is Hatfield Colliery which sees a steady stream of merry-go-round trains hauled by a variety of motive power.

Filmed during two visits in July and August 1999 we see no less than sixty-two trains, featuring classes 37, 43, 56, 58, 60 and 66.

Liveries are equally as varied and include EWS, GNER, Loadhaul, Mainline, Railfreight and Transrail.

A variety of freight including merry-go-round coal, engineers wagons, LPG tankers, oil tankers, mixed freight and rubbish containers.

A few highlights include triple-headed with two Class 56 and a Class 37, double headed Class 37’s on freight and British Steel livery 60006.

Approx. 70 minutes.

This dvd is being sold on behalf of and with full permission of the copyright owner – BritishRailways.tv.