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OVERHEAD ELECTRIC TRAIN JOURNEY

Overhead Electric Train Journey (1970)

Various shots of British Rail trains en-route to ends and...

STUDENTS' RAILWAY

Students' Railway (1962)

Leeds University Railway Society have British Rail's permission to work on the...

WINTER RAILWAY aka CLEARING RAILWAY SCENES

Winter Railway AKA Clearing Railway Scenes (1963)

Railwaymen hard at work clearing snow from the...

LONDON - NEW CATERING COACHES aka NEW BRITISH RAIL RESTAURANT CARS

London - New Catering Coaches AKA New British Rail Restaurant Cars (1968)

British Rail unveil...

BRITISH PASSENGER TRAIN

British Passenger Train (1969)

British rail uses working model to demonstrate their train of the...

COMPUTER FOR BRITISH RAIL

Computer For British Rail (1957)

Footage of new British Rail computer.

WORKING MODEL OF BRITISH RAILWAY'S NEW RAILWAY aka MODEL RAILWAY: OLYMPIA

Working Model Of British Railway's New Railway AKA Model Railway: Olympia (1964)

Close-up...

'NEXT TRAIN' EXHIBITION

'next Train' Exhibition (1969)

Interior shots of new improved British Rail intercity trains.

MODEL TRAM MAKER

Model Tram Maker (1965)

Geoff Swift makes model trams then runs them around a track in his garden.

PREMIER OPENS NEW OCEAN TERMINAL

Premier Opens New Ocean Terminal (1950)

Clement Attlee opens new liner terminal at Southampton.

RAIL CRASH - MANY KILLED AND INJURED

Rail Crash - Many Killed And Injured (1957)

90 killed and many injured in train crash in Lewisham...

MINISTER OF TRANSPORT VISITS BR RESEARCH CENTRE

Minister Of Transport Visits Br Research Centre (1967)

Minister of Transport Barbara Castle visits...

DIESEL TRAIN

Diesel Train (1954)

One of British Rail's lightweight diesels in action between Bradford and Leeds.

LONDON-PARIS FREIGHTLINER SERVICE INAUGURATED AT STRATFORD aka LONDON-PARIS...

London-Paris Freightliner Service Inaugurated At Stratford AKA London-Paris... (1968)

Geoffrey...

QUEEN VICTORIA'S COACH

Queen Victoria's Coach (1960)

Queen Victoria's railway carriage from 1869 at the British Transport...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 327 - COLLAPSIBLE CARAVAN, BOY EDITOR and CONCERTINA...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 327 - Collapsible Caravan, Boy Editor And Concertina... (1961)

Out...

NEWS IN FLASHES

News In Flashes (1951)

New locomotive for Britain, Eden in Germany & girls tresses contest in Florida.

BRINGING THE SEA CLOSER

Bringing The Sea Closer (1957)

Southern Region of British Railways electrifies and modernise its Kent...

NEW SHIP FOR CHANNEL ISLES aka LAUNCHING OF ELK

New Ship For Channel Isles AKA Launching Of Elk (1959)

Lady Warter launches new British Railways...

Berlin Airlift begins

Berlin Airlift Begins (1948)

ROYAL SCOT

Royal Scot (1963)

The Royal Scot locomotive reaches its final destination - Butlin's in Skegness.

PEOPLE IN THE NEWS

People In The News (1951)

Rail leaders sign peace terms, American postman in London's & women meat...

SEA CONTAINER SERVICE

Sea Container Service (1968)

Princess Alexandra of Kent at the inauguration of British Rail's new sea...

GOODBYE TO STEAM aka RAILWAY MODERNISATION

Goodbye To Steam AKA Railway Modernisation (1958)

Detailed look at plans to modernise Britain's...

THE RAILWAY TODAY

The Railway Today (1960)

New machinery and technology in use on modern railways around Britain.

USA PAVILION AT EXPO

USA Pavilion At Expo (1967)

A look inside the American pavilion at Expo '67. Montreal, Canada.

WEALTH OF THE WORLD - TRANSPORT - reel 1

Wealth Of The World - Transport - Reel 1 (1947-1951)

The development of road, rail and water transport...