Railway Artist 1960

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M/Ss of railway artist Terence Cuneo holding sketchbooks and standing next to a railway track, beckoning forward a diesel freight train. He sits on a seat astride one of the tracks and begins to sketch. Freight trains are behind him, also a station lookout man holding furled flags under his arm with...

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Cataloguer:
Sarah
Stock:
Colour
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
2590
Sort Number:
CP 262
Time in/Out:
01:46:50:00 / 01:49:23:00
Canister:
CP 262
Film ID:
99.31
Issue Date:
04/01/1960

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  • "Commentator says TC has been commissioned by the railway authorities to paint the 'Condor' for a poster" - just to say that it's not the locomotive that's called Condor, it's the overnight fast freight service that the train is operating, ("Condor" was short for Container door to door").

    jamied 12th Aug 2012

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