Video Track Side DVD – Newport & South Wales




A profile of freight and passenger operations during the period 1988 to 2001.

A guided tour of the lines through Newport and on the main lines through South Wales to Cardiff.

The programme comprises:

Newport and Stormy Bank in 1988: With a variety of traffic including double headed 37s on iron ore, Class 47s on a variety of freight and loco hauled passenger trains.

Newport and its approaches in the late 1990s: In a wide variety of vantage points around the station.

The South Wales main line: Featured at many well-known locations including Severn Tunnel Junction, Alexandre Dock Junction, East Ust Junction, Llanwern, Magor and many other locations.

The programme includes:

Class 37s on passenger workings.

RES 47s on freight.

Mail and test trains.

Class 60s, 59s, 67s and Class 37s on a wide variety of freight.

Approx. 55 minutes.

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