The CFPS limited edition model of 40145 in its current 'mainline' guise is now available from CFPS Sales, after stocks arrived in late November 2005.
The model RRP of £83.95 inclusive of postage & packing. CFPS Members receive a discount of £10 on this price, at £73.95.
Limited Edition Bachmann Model of 40145
Our 2007 calendar features 40145 on the mainline.
Priced at the usual £12.00 each including postage, please either send a cheque payable to 'The Class Forty Preservation Society' to Martin Walker, C/O Beaver Sports Ltd., Flint Street, Fartown, Huddersfield,
HD1 6LG or call 07768-935893.
Thanks very much to Phil Wright, James Rose and Martin Walker for providing the excellent images used.
THE CONTINUING ADVENTURES OF 40145 & FRIENDS
Number 1 in the SURVIVORS series carries on from where we left off in our DVD, Silver Jubilee. We feature 40145's mainline trips since January 2005 and in addition we also follow the fortunes of the other working class 40s.
Highlights include: 40145 on the mainline at the following locations; Abergavenny, Blaenau, Bradford, Dalwhinnie, Dawlish, Dundee, Forth Bridge, Gresford Bank, Hayle; Holyhead, Lickey Incline, Kegworth, Kyle of Lochalsh, Penzance, Scorrier, Tay Bridge, Truro and many more; D200 in action on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway at the 2005 and 2006 diesel galas; D212 Aureol being started for the first time in a year and its first runs of 2006; D306 at the Nene
Valley Railway including the night shoot event; 40135 running in departmental guise as 97406; D335 emerges in all over green at the East Lancs Railway; D335 and 40145 double-heading on the East Lancs; 40145's visit to the North Yorkshire Moors; 40145 off its bogies with 40013 at Barrow Hill and the subsequent light engine test run; 40145 at the East Lancs and some entertaining 'driver experience' runs. All this plus much more will keep all those who love these classic survivors very happy indeed.
A detailed narration is provided by David Maxey.
The DVD includes motion menus, scene selection, and the commentary off option
Running Time: 75 Mins
£19.95 including free p&p
Number 1 in the RETROVISION series focuses on the ever-popular Class 40s in a DVD crammed with nostalgia. Archive footage from 1975 to 1985 brings the memories flooding back, while graphic sequences add to your knowledge and enjoyment. The DVD rounds off with more recent memories of the preserved locos.
Highlights include: 40086, 40150 and 40169 at Dundee with Freightliners; 40160 at Saughton Junc. on a rake of coal wagons; 40058 and 40059 passing on the East Coast; 40194 on oil tanks and 40057 on a Speedlink at Warrington; A wide variety of freight action on the S&C includes 40002, 40088, 40090, 40095, 40154, 40155, 40156, 40195, and 40003 with a nuclear flask train; 40062, 40074, 40157 and 40169 on Glasgow - Aberdeen passenger workings; 40194 on passenger at Abergele; 40106, 40152, & 40162 on S&C passenger trains; Aquitania at Abergele; Aureol at Warrington; Empress of Britain at Culgaith; Empress of England at Hexham; Samaria at Leeds; 40169 on a rake of vintage coaches at Esplanade; 40103 on parcels; 40195 on an inspection saloon; 40177 propelling p-way wagons up Shap; Other p-way duties with 40015, 40160, 97405 & 97406; D200 on a flask train and departing from Carlisle with a Leeds service.
Informative graphic sequences complement the action and provide snapshots in time to add to the nostalgic experience of the programme.
Written & Narrated by David Maxey.
The DVD includes motion menus, scene selection, and an interactive quiz.
Running Time: 71 Mins
£19.95 including free P&P
SPECIAL OFFER BUY BOTH DVDs FOR £35.00
Please either send a cheque payable to 'The Class Forty Preservation Society' to Martin Walker, C/O Beaver Sports Ltd., Flint Street, Fartown, Huddersfield, HD1 6LG or call 07768-935893 to pay by credit card
*** NEW *** WHISTLER 100
‘THE WHISTLER ‘ issue 100 (Centenary Edition) is a little bit more than your usual society magazine. To celebrate the 100th issue we have really gone to town - it is 92 pages, A4 format, perfect bound and includes a photo of each and every class member, from D200 to D399, yep that’s right all 200 Class 40s feature and we reckon this is the only publication that features every loco..
CFPS members have already received their copy, but we have additional copies on sale to non-members but supplies are very limited.
To grab one of these highly collectable landmark magazines you need to ACT NOW available from all good railway booksellers or direct by either sending a cheque for £12.50, payable to 'The Class Forty Preservation Society' to Martin Walker, C/O Beaver Sports Ltd., Flint Street, Fartown, Huddersfield,HD1 6LG or call 07768-935893.to pay by credit card.
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