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    No title. Camera tilts down from a long thin funnel to show a very old railway engine. Several men are pushing it towards the camera. C/U of the front of the engine. The locomotive is pushed past the camera. C/U of side of the train showing the pistons (?)

    Various shots of different parts of the engine. Camera tilts down to the wheels of the train. C/U of the front of the engine, camera tilts down. Man wearing a bowler hat walks in front of the camera then moves out of the way again. Another tilt shot of the front of the engine.

    Note: paper records state that this is an Agenorra from 1828. This is probably unedited material. Possibly for a Pathe Pictorial item.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:58:00 / 01:30:27:00
    EP 294
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    EP 294
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    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    macchina a vapore Trains Thowaway History Locomotives Steam Trains
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Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "paper records state that this is an Agenorra" - actually this is the Foster, Rastrick and Co steam locomotive Agenoria. It is now preserved at the National Railway Museum in York.

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