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    "Trains washed while you wait, and whether you wait or not", is the slogan of this novel French train "washer" L/S of a train wash - along the same lines as a car wash but much bigger. It has revolving cloth brushes. C/U of one of the brushes. Water is sprayed out of small holes in a tube.

    Moving shot from the point of view of the cameraman on the front of a train as it travels towards the moving brushes. Water is sprayed. "It's a new kind of "outside help". Shot from beside the machine as a train passes through. M/S of the train getting washed.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 641.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    17685
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    982.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:10:00 / 01:15:24:00
    Canister:
    EP 269
    Sort Number:
    EP 269
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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