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    No title - Locomotive 'Invincible', which used to work for Ministry of Aviation is to be scrapped. Farnborough, Hampshire.

    C/U name 'Invincible'. M/S engineer cleaning the side. Low angle shot showing engineer oiling. C/U nameplate and date stamped "England 1915." M/S of man in street with red flag M/S as the railway engine crosses the road. M/S as locomotive and trucks travel down lines which are laid in front of houses. C/U of sign 'No Parking on Railway Line', pan off to show railway line running along street. M/S of locomotive driving towards camera. C/U engineer shovelling coal inside locomotive.

    Travelling shot along railway line between trees. C/U locomotive travelling towards camera. C/U engineer at controls. C/U as it travels towards camera. M/S as man opens gates to Ministry of Aviation. M/S and C/U as train passes through. Travelling shot of railway lines inside aircraft establishment. C/U of engineer inside locomotive. M/S of locomotive heading towards camera and travelling past, in the foreground is a modern aircraft. C/U locomotive now at rest, pan to show modern aircraft in the background. Ground to air shot of aircraft flying past, pan down to show the locomotive.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56144
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2023.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:44:00 / 01:04:53:00
    Canister:
    67/21
    Sort Number:
    67/021
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    steam train Locomotives
  • Stills

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

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