Reflections on Western Steam Dvd, Part 3




Part 3: Via Shrewsbury to the North West.

A look back at the days of working steam on the Western Region of British Railways.

Volume Three explores the former Great Western Main Line to Wrexham and Birkenhead.

The Railway Centre of Shrewsbury: With steam in and around the station including: Manors, Halls, Churchwood 2-8-0s, 4Fs, 8Fs, Granges, Black 5s, Ivatt 2-6-0s and Standard 4s.

The Branch Lines: Featuring Whitchurch to Welshpool via Oswestry.

The Main Line to the North: Gobowen, Ruabon, Wrexham, Croes Newydd shed in steam days.

Gresford Bank: Archive film plus the line north to Chester including Saltney Yard and Balderton.

The End of Steam: The run-down of working steam including the last through services from Birkenhead to Paddington.

Approx. 55 minutes.

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