Diesel Train 1954

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    Diesel train from Bradford to Leeds in Yorkshire.

    Camera following train driver as he gets into diesel engine. C/U driver closing cab door. M/S driver sitting down at controls C/U driver turning controls. C/U driver at controls , train now in action.

    Tracking shot from driver's cabin. Interior shot of train showing passengers sitting in seats. Passengers looking out of windows. C/U driver at controls. Tracking shot of driver at controls, windscreen wiper can be seen working. M/S interior of train, passengers looking out of windows. Camera panning with train as it goes over points and through station.

    Train is one of British Rail's new lightweight diesels.

    Note: newspaper article,brochure and letter from British Transport Commission on file.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44075
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1335.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:31:00 / 01:13:23:00
    Canister:
    NP 513
    Sort Number:
    NP 513
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