Double-decker train at Marylebone Station, London.
M/S new double-decker railway coach. M/S steam engine shunting new carriage into station. C/U station master pointing. Exterior shot double-deck coach. We see people boarding coach, pan to M/S man sitting in coach. C/U man inside coach trying...
Model steam locomotive is demonstrated - children ride in small carriages.
President Cosgrave inspects a new Irish invention - a battery driven train.
Electronic devices and machinery used on the railways and behind the scenes at British Rail.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for story featured in CP 329.
Track recording trolley - used for detecting and recording all physical track faults.
With caterpillar tracks and bogie wheels, the new Land Rover can go on rough terrain and railway tracks
New machinery and technology in use on modern railways around Britain.
Lots of clips featuring fast boats, cars, trains, greyhounds, rowing teams etc. c. 1927
Lots of clips featuring fast boats, cars, trains, greyhounds, rowing teams etc. c. 1925
Strange miscellany of quirky bits and pieces - club swinging, road drilling, piano playing etc.
Unusual inventions - a walking stick which dispenses cigarettes and a two seater taxi.
A "modern" (1933) train is compared to an "old fashioned" locomotive from 1831.
Views of new design of diesel railway engine from Germany - very modern for 1932.
Lovely footage of a "day in the life" of a train driver.
On a sunny day we take a steam train trip on The Bluebell Railway.
Promotional film featuring the attractions of Bournemouth - lovely holiday footage.
The leaning tower of Timple Church, Bristol; a church steeple in a graveyard and a bus converted into a train in Colorado.
Cat fosters puppies, dog fosters kittens, a farm run on electricity and a model train crash.
Pictures made from cobwebs, a four-year-old skittle player, an American auto rail car and the US night mail service.
A look at how the diesel engine is replacing the old steam train and some of the benefits of this progress.
M of I trailer asking people not to use public transport for nonessential journeys in rush hour.
A double decker train is introduced on London's railways.
Arrival of French writers in Britain to see something of the war effort here.
Item shows effect of General Strike on all aspects of British life.