Posted in films & DVD, locomotives, steam locomotives, Trains

Steam spotlight-Severn Valley Railway 2016

I have also recently watched this DVD which features footage taken on the Severn Valley Railway and Elsewhere taken during 2016. First up It Features the Spring Steam Gala which took place March 2016. Engines in steam were West Country Class Pacific 34027 Taw Valley, Battle of Britain class Pacific 34053 Sir Keith Park, GWR 1501, Ivatt class 4 43106, GWR Prairie tank engine 4566, GWR Manor class locomotive 7812 Erlestoke Manor, GWR 28xx class 2-8-0 2857 and GWR 1450 on the Auto train. The Visiting engines for the event were Pannier Tanks 6412 &6430 plus GWR Hall class locomotive no.6990 Witherslack Hall.

The DVD also features 1450 on the Auto Train with the Eardington Flyer, 34053 Sir Keith Park on tour at the West Somerset Spring Gala masquerading as 34098 Templecombe. 4566 on the tour at the North Norfolk Railway, 34053 Sir Keith Park at the Keighley and Worth Valley Autumn Gala. GWR Prairie tank 4566 at the Great Central Railway. 43106 at the North Norfolk Railway Autumn Steam Gala. 34053 Sir Keith Park at the Great Central Railway Winter Steam Gala. Ivatt Class 4 43106 at the Mid Hants Autumn Steam Gala and 7812 Erlestoke Manor at the Gloucester,Warwicksire Cotswold Festival of Steam.

Also featured are The Santa specials between Kidderminster and Arley, featuring 34027 Taw Valley, 34053 Sir Keith Park, Ivatt Class 4 43106 and GWR Manor class 7802 Bradley Manor and 7812 Erlestoke Manor. As is the End of Season Gala featuring Hughes Crab locomotive 13065, LNER A1 Pacific 60163 Tornado and GWR large prairie locomotive 4270

Also featured is the Severn Valley Railway Pacific Power event which featured the iconic LNER A3 Pacific 60103 Flying Scotsman, LNER A1 Pacific 60163 Tornado, SR Battle of Britain class pacific 34053 Sir Keith Park and SR West Country class Pacific 34027 Taw Valley

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.