Tracing the history of the locomotives that 'Won the War'.
The definitive study of a classic steam design.
Design and Conception:
The early history of the V2s and a look at the design features.
The production batches of the V2s illustrated with archive film.
The V2s in Service:
Memories of the class in service and the recollections of those who worked with and watched the class and their exploits.
East Coast V2s:
Action from the East Coast Main line with film at Hitchin, York, Langley Troughs, Doncaster and St. Neots plus the London suburbs.
The class in action at Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Perth, Tay Bridge, Stonehaven and Stirling.
Great Central V2s:
Memories of the class including scenes at Woodford Halse and Aylesbury together with recollections of former shedmaster Richard Hardy.
Waverley Route V2:
The class in their last years of operation.
Railtours in the 1970s and 1980s and the locos return in 1998.
Plus Bonus feature:
Green Arrow on the main line, with film on the Southern, over Shap and on the Settle & Carlisle.
Produced by - Transport Video Publishing
Running time - 83 Minutes