Power of Class 43 Dvd
The British Rail Class 43 is the TOPS classification given to the Intercity 125 High Speed Train power cars.
A total of 197 power cars were built between 1975 and 1982 by BREL at their works in Crewe.
The class 43 is the fastest diesel loco in the world with a maximum speed of 148mph, although service speeds do not exceed 125mph.
This dvd features class 43s filmed between 1995 and 2002.
We see a variety of liveries including:
Intercity Swallow, First Great Western, Virgin Trains, GNER and Midland Mainline.
Also featuring HST drags, power cars on test and short set workings.
Filming locations include:
Cardiff, Dawlish, Derby, Didcot, Doncaster, Eastleigh, Leamington Spa, Newport, Norton Bridge (now closed), Oxford, Peterborough, Sheffield, Stafford, Swindon, Water Orton and many more…
Approx. 140 minutes on 2 dvds.
This dvd is being sold on behalf of and with full permission of the copyright owner – BritishRailways.tv.