If you like 20s, you will love this DVD. We have sourced shots from five decades to show them working all manner of trains across Great Britain.
Programme sections include:
The 1980s – 20s on a wide variety of freight including oil at Fort William, cement at Peak Forest and of course MGRs. Approx 8 mins.
RHTTs – A selection of DRS, HNRC and preserved 20s treating the rails. Approx 5 mins.
Passenger Work – Service trains and railtours including a single 20 in the West Highlands; pairs along the North Wales Coast; Matlock branch trains and the Skeggies. Approx 9 mins.
DRS - Featuring flask trains and other notable workings by the DRS fleet including the milk train trial. Approx 9 mins.
The 1990s - Coal, steel, ballast, the BRT locos and the stored Channel Tunnel locos being shunted at Doncaster. Approx 10 mins.
20s Preserved – Lots of clag and thrash from the preserved lines. Approx 12 mins.
21st Century Tours – Featuring railtours since 2000, mainly with DRS traction. Approx 8 mins.
The 1970s – A short but interesting section featuring green & blue liveried 20s back in the day. Approx 3 mins.
Stock Moves – The tube stock moves with all manner of combinations of 20s on it and in ever changing liveries. Plus locos, coaches and wagons being hauled over the network. Approx 12 mins.
All in all, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in The Compendium of 20s.
DVD features: Motion menus, scene selection and a commentary-off option.
Written & Narrated by David Maxey.
Produced by - Visions International
Running time - 82 Minutes
Format - 4:3
Released - 2013