Scenic Branchlines of Devon & Cornwall
This DVD features a 1975 film by Westward Television and a 1990 programme from Television South West. Both feature colourful trips on the lovely branch lines of Devon and Cornwall on board first generation DMUs. Bonus features include TV archive materials on vintage steam in the West and the openings of the Dart Valley and Bodmin & Wenford Railways.
Full description from the producer:
A series of colourful trips on the lovely branchlines of Devon and Cornwall in the days of first generation British Rail Diesel Multiple Units – DMUs. Made in 1975 (Westward Television) and 1990 (Television South West) and presented by John Doyle. Also includes several bonus newsreel items from the last years of steam culled from the archives of Westward Television and Television South West, plus items about the opening of the Dart Valley Railway and the Bodmin & Wenford Railway.
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