Branch Lines Across East Anglia Dvd




Travels along the rural by-ways of East Anglia in the 1960s.

East Anglia was once the home of a system of rural railways.

In this programme we take a selected look at a number of branches in the 1960s.

The lines across Essex via Braintree and Sudbury and to Maldon are explored.

The route across the Fens via Wisbech to March is featured in detail.

Finally we look at passenger and freight traffic on the Dereham and Sheringham branches.

Featuring the Dereham branch in the final months before closure in 1969.

The Maldon branch and a journey by railcar in 1964.

A branch line across the Fens, with a journey from March to Magdelan Road in 1968.

Approx. 65 minutes.

This dvd is being sold on behalf of and with full permission of the copyright owner – Transport Video Publishing (TVP).