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Review of Memories of the Lehigh Valley Railroad Vols 3 & 4 DVD

LEHIGH VALLEY VOLUME III offers a wide variety of visual treats from the Golden Years of the LV. Highlights include:
New York Harbor scenes featuring LV tugboat Athens and launching of the tug Wilkes-Barre
Winter scenes at Allentown with Alco PAs in the snow
Wreck scenes at White Haven and Mehoopany
Coxton Yard action includes 4-8-4 with freight and scenes of the car retarder yard
Rare footage of Vulcan 2-10-0s built for Turkish Railways in pusher service on LV, plus train of 22 new Turkish 2-10-0s pulled by LV 4-8-4 with 4-unit EMD FT diesel pusher
Santa Claus train at Towanda with 4-6-0 1137, plus winter steam snow plow action on branch lines
Buffalo station with PAs and coal loading operations
Cab rides in 4-8-4 and 4-6-2 steam locomotives and FT diesel

LEHIGH VALLEY VOLUME IV presents an interesting collection of LV diesels from four different builders. Thrill to multi-unit lashups pulling heavy freight trains along the scenic LV main line from Easton

Overall rating for this DVD? 5 Star Excellent
4 Star Very Good
3 Star Good
2 Star Fair
1 Star Poor

The rest is optional but appreciated.

In your opinion, how was the narration level? There was no narration.
Just enough.
Could have used more.
A little too much.
Way too much.
Narration can be turned off.

Aside from the content of the DVD, how would you rate the image quality (sharpness, camera steadiness, etc)? Poor.
A little rough around the edges.

How would you rate the VALUE of this video? Overpriced for the amount of enjoyment I got out of it.
Seemed a little high, but not too bad.
Good value.
Excellent value!

Last question. Would you recommend this DVD to others? Definitely not!
Not unless they REALLY were interested in the subject matter.
A "Must Have"!

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