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    Item title reads - Carriage Made!

    Derby, Derbyshire.

    An item showing how a railway carriage is made. Various shots as the metal is cut, welded and riveted. M/S of main frame being lowered onto wheels. M/S of coupling hook, M/S of its mould, it comes out of the furnace and a hammer shapes it. Various shots of the white hot metal. M/S of coupling hook being fitted. M/S of huge logs being lifted by a crane, M/S of them piled up on a trolley. Various shots as the wood is planed and turned. M/S as the body of the carriage is assembled. M/S of women polishing the exterior panels, M/S of men painting them. M/S of the carriage being examined, M/S as it undergoes its final inspection. M/S of the craftsmen looking at their work. The carriage drives off and they watch it go.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:03:00 / 01:24:46:00
    PT 325
    Sort Number:
    PT 325
  • Appears in...

    1930s1 Derbyshire Railways to 1939 Tape 1 Trains East Midlands train manufacture carriage GBRJ J2 1930s British Industry
  • Stills

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

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