This cab ride gives a driver's view of the famous West Coast Main Line over its southern stretch, from Euston in London to Liverpool Lime Street via the Trent Valley cut-off and Weaver Junction.
The journey took place on Thursday 30 May 1985, which was four days before Crewe station was completely, closed for a period of seven weeks for remodelling.
The programme therefore represents a record of the 'old' Crewe.
The timetable for the journey was as follows:
A live commentary on the journey is provided by crew members. Please note there is no formal commentary other than cab conversations which are not always audible above locomotive sounds.
Produced by - Kingfisher/Railscene
Running time - 124 minutes approx