Cab Ride DVD: Stratford (London) to Basingstoke




This Cab Ride was filmed aboard Turbo unit 170203 on 15th May 2002 as part of a crew training exercise.

We depart from Stratford (London) and immediately turn to the North London Lines at Stratford Central Junction West and make slow progress on this busy stretch to Hackney Wick, Homerton, Hackney Central, Dalston Kingsland, Canonbury for a stop at Highbury and Islington.

Continuing through Caledonian Road and Barnsbury, Camden Road, Kentish Town West, Gospel Oak, Hampstead Heath, Finchley Road and Frognal before our stop at West Hampstead.

We pass through a further twenty-one stations and stop at Brentford, Feltham and Staines before joining the main Waterloo to Weymouth line at Byfleet Junction.

Our line speed increases to 90 mph before stopping at Woking and continuing to Basingstoke where our train halts and then proceeds to the down siding where our journey finishes.

Approx. 120 minutes.

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