Cromford and High Peak Railway - Part 2: Memories of the High Peak
This video celebrates the 136 year life of the Cromford and High Peak though the memories of the men who knew or worked the line, and the film and photographic records that still survive. The video includes the drama of April 30th 1967, when huge crowds gathered alongside the notorious Hopton Incline to witness the last ascents by a series of special enthusiasts' trains.
Video programmes of this calibre are of interest both as an entertainment and also as a vital background for historical study. STEAM WORLD
It is far more than just a railway video. It is a generous 86 minutes of first rate 'hands on' industrial history and railway archaeology. BYLINES