Produced by GLOBE VIDEO FILMS and released February 2002.
Stars of Steam Vol 1 features the highlights of mainline steam runs in the West Country & Wales over the years 1999-2001.
As always, special attention has been given to acquire dramatic video footage so as to show these wonderful machines at their best.
Some of the locations featured include Whiteball, Dainton & Rattery inclines in South Devon; the scenic sea wall stretch at Teignmouth and Dawlish; Sydney Gardens, Bath; Knucklas Viaduct on the Central Wales line and the North Wales route [featuring the return to the main line of 6233 Duchess of Sutherland]
Dawlish Donkey specials over the years 1999, 2000 & 2001 also feature.
Locomotives appearing are as follows
4936, 5029, 6024, 7802, 9600, 34016, 35005, 35028, 45110
45407, 46233, 4472, 60532, 60800, 76079, 80079 & 80098
Running time is 66 minutes and filming and editing is entirely digital thus guaranteeing a high quality product.
What the Press Say:
‘A High Quality production’ – Heritage Railway
And what our customers say..........
'A lump in my throat at some of these scenes - well worth the money' Mr D.Devauden, Pembrokeshire
See sample on YouTube