AV315: The GE Southend-Liverpool St
Southend Victoria to Wickford; Southminster to Shenfield; Shenfield to Romford; Upminster to Seven Kings; Ilford to Liverpool Street.
Filmed 1986 to 2008.
Running time of this region-free DVD-R is 67 minutes.
Also available with AV309, AV311 & AV312 as a Box Set at £39.95.
Section 1: Southend Victoria - Wickford
Firstly we enter Southend Victoria station. After a quick look at stabled sets we join our Class 321 set. The service calls at Prittlewell, Rochford, Hockley, and Rayleigh before arriving at Wickford.
Section 2: Southminster - Shenfield
We join a Class 315 at Southminster and start our journey by calling at Burnham-on-Crouch and Althorne. After passing another 315 at Fambridge we continue to Woodham Ferrers and Battlebridge. Wickford and Billericay are on the Southend line.
Section 3: Shenfield - Romford
After watching a number of Class 315 movements at Shenfield we continue to Brentwood and Harold Wood. In 1994 Gidea Park was a busy station, being the terminating point for suburban services!
Section 4: Upminster – Seven Kings
We start this section at Upminster and then travel to Emerson Park and change trains at Romford. Now to Chadwell Heath, Goodmayes and Seven Kings where numerous Class 315 sets are seen.
Section 5: Ilford – Liverpool Street
315s are viewed at Ilford, Manor Park, Forest Gate, Maryland, Stratford and Bethnal Green. Morning peak services and empties are seen. In 1986, our journey ends as 315x2 terminates Liverpool Street.
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