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  • Description

    Finsbury Park, London.

    LS. GV. Depot with diesel leaving after servicing. MS. As locomotive comes towards and past camera. MS. Locomotive arrives and fills up with sand. LS.MS. Engine driver jumps off train and telephones foreman to find out which bay to enter. Various shots as he fuels up. LS.Locomotive passing camera. LS.Driver at control panel. LS.Through driver's window as train enters bay. LS. Train comes towards camera in bay and goes overhead. LS. Greasing taking place. Various shots, inspection taking place. LS.Overhead crane. Various shots, as train is cleaned up, including shot of British Railways marking on side of carriage. CU. Welding, etc. Various shots, electrical circuit tested. LS.MS. Foreman answers telephone. LS. Showing contrast shot of old steam engine shunting.

    Mute Orig. Neg.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    85261
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2966.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:41:00 / 01:45:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 3377 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 3377 H
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Locomotives
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Depot with diesel leaving" - the locomotive is a Brush Type 2, Number D5598, (later renumbered as a Class 31, number 31 177).

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