Covers the lines west of Salisburyincluding S&D.
Starting at Nine Elms and Waterloo we depart behind OKEHAMPTON followed by short scenes at Woking and Basingstoke. We next depart Salisbury behind CREWKERNE on the Plymouth - Brighton service returning from Barnham where a 4 BUF and 4 COR depart. Salisbury sees Bullied Pacifics, Standards, WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE and BLUE PETER along with the snow of 1966. A Crompton paces our train out of Salisbury.
Templecombe and the S & D reveals Ivatt tanks, various classes of Standards, Bullied Pacifics and 8Fs on normal duties and the 'final weekend' with specials at Cole and Blandford Forum.
Bullied Pacifics, BLUE PETER, Warships and a North British Type 2 are seen in the Sherborne area. Yeovil Junction plays host to Pannier tanks, Ivatt and Standard Class 4 2-6-4Ts, Standard Class 5 4-6-0 and 4 2-6-0, N Class and all the variations of Bullied Pacifics. Crompton, Warship and Western diesels, a suburban and cross country DMU, KINGFISHER on a railtour and the turntable in use! are also covered.
Steam through Yeovil Pen Mill is filmed on a railtour and banana specials from Weymouth. KINGFISHER is next seen at Exeter Central, Exmouth Junction and climbing out of Exeter St. Davids with a Hymek banking. 35023 heads out of St. Davids before the final section covers diesel traction in North Devon and North Cornwall with DMUs, B-B and A1A-A1A Warships, a North British Type 2 and an 0-6-0 diesel shunter on the Wenford china clay.
This programme uses a variety of narration and captions. In colour. All scenes have digitally enhanced visuals and sound tracks applied as accurately as possible. Running time 1 hour and 6 minutes.