Peter Handford ‎– Steam Railway Sound Effects

ASV Transacord ‎– CD ATR 7040
CD, Mono


1 A Down Express Passenger Train, Followed By An Up Express Passenger Train, Passing In Open Country 1:22
2 A Local Passenger Train Starting Out From A Country Station 1:57
3 An Express Passenger Train Passing, Fast, In Open Country 0:51
4 An Express Passenger Train Accelerating After A Signal Arm Changes 1:37
5 A Local Passenger Train Passing By In Open Country 0:52
6 An Express Passenger Train Climbing A Steep Gradient 1:44
7 Passenger Trains Near The Summit Of A Climb From Both Directions 3:09
8 Passenger Trains At The Entrance To A Tunnel 2:05
9 At A Country Station, Passenger And Freight Trains Passing And A Local Passenger Train Arriving And Departing 4:41
10 An Express Passenger Train Accelerating After Leaving A Station 1:07
11 A Freight Train Slowly Approaching A Marshalling Yard 1:33
12 Variety Of Locomotives At Work In A Large, Busy Marshalling Yard, With Loose Coupled Wagons 8:21
13 A Loose Coupled Freight Train Starting 2:24
14 A Journey On Board An Express Passenger Train 9:02
15 At A Large Main Line Station; A Typically Busy Terminus 7:10
16 Locomotives Moving To And From The Loco, Sheds 3:56
17 A Journey On The Footplate Of A Locomotive Hauling A Passenger Train 4:25
18 Inside A Large Signal Box At A Busy Line Station 5:08
19 Inside A Signal Box At A Country Station 2:02
20 Passenger And Freight Trains Passing And Leaving A Station On A Main Line 4:21
21 Passenger Trains Arriving At, Leaving And Passing A Large Station; An Important Junction, On A Main Line 4:59

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"A varied selection of sounds representative of steam locomotives at work at many different locations on British Railways when, between 1955 and 1961, steam locomotives were still a dominant form of motive power."

This CD was manufactured by PDO UK, whereas the other CD version of this release on Discogs was apparently made later than 1992 in Germany.