High angle L/S of an electric diesel train speeding through the countryside as commentator talks of the modernisation of the railways. Mix through to M/S of a steam train (name on the side reads 'Primrose') coming along the track to join up with some carriages; pan right to show another engine, 'Bluebell'...more
Various shots of two steam locomotives.
Good footage of large steam locomotive having trial run in France.
A huge steam accumulator is towed along a road.
Railwaymen at work repairing bomb damaged lines.
A steam engine is rigged up for use as a pump to fight railway fires.
Steam passenger and goods trains passing through stations and going along lines.
Good shots of various steam trains on a journey.
A few shots of steam trains passing the camera then shots inside workshop.