Power of Class 47 Dvd


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Amateur footage filmed between 1995 and 2002.

The British Rail class 47’s were built by Brush Traction between 1962 and 1968.

A total of 512 locomotives were constructed making them the largest class of British mainline diesel.

Once a familiar site on many parts of the British Rail network, the early 00s saw a rapid decline in their numbers as a combination of new electric and diesel units took over passenger work and the class 66 their freight duties.

This exclusive dvd features footage of over 250 different class 47s filmed between 1995 and 2002.

Filming locations include:

Acton Bridge, Banbury, Barnetby, Bescot, Burton-on-Trent, Bletchley, Cardiff, Crewe, Dawlish, Derby Didcot, Doncaster, Eastleigh, Ipswich, Kensington Olympia, Leamington Spa, Newport, Nottingham, Oxford, Rugby, Sheffield, Stafford, Swindon, Warrington, Washwood Heath, Water Orton, Westbury, Willesden and more!

A vast array of liveries including:

BR Blue, Dutch, RES, Royal Train, EWS, Railfreight, Freightliner, Fragonset, Network Southeast and more!

Approx. 240 minutes (on 3 dvds).

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