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    Men will be boys. Various locations.

    M/S men round lake with boats. C/U man in lake with waders with model boat. C/U another man with model boat. Man lighting boiler. C/U engine working. M/S as model of paddle boat moves through water. M/S paddle boat on water. In foreground a swan. C/U another model boat going through water. M/S pan scale model of Hitler's yacht. M/S men playing with model cars on race track. C/U cars going round race track. C/U men's hands on controls. C/U men looking at cars go past. L/S of cars going round race track.

    L/S men playing war games with model soldiers. on large table. C/U as man moves soldiers out of line laying them on ground. M/S man moves horses forward. C/U hand placing cannon into position. C/U hand places horse troops in position. M/S lines of soldier. Hand places another in position. M/S of troops being moved.

    M/S Mr Victor Martin and wife go through gate by railway crossing dressed up in their uniforms, carrying lamps etc. M/S as they make their way to their signal boxes. C/U railway notice 'By Midland Railway'. Pa off notice to show Mr Martin approaching his signal box. M/S Martin going into signal box. M/S Mrs Martin going into signal box. C/U Mrs Martin going into signal box. C/U interior. Mr Martin hanging up his jacket inside signal box. He then sits at the controls. C/U signal controls working. C/U of Mr Martin operating signals. Camera zooms back and we see train going past him along track. C/U model train over track. C/U Mrs Martin working in her signal box.

    M/S Mrs Martin working signal controls. C/U Mrs Martin. M/S showing trains going over track. C/U trains moving. Camera zooms out to show tracks . C/U trains moving. C/U looking along tunnel showing trains moving. C/U exterior. Signals working. Then camera pans to show where the trains run on an enclosed section out in the open. C/U goods train and passenger train moving. M/S Interior. Trains going over track and Mr Martin at controls.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1970
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    57774
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2241.18
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:20:00 / 01:21:19:00
    Canister:
    70/9
    Sort Number:
    70/009
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
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  • Stills

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

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