Railway Retarders - Colour 1961-1970

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    This material is filmed in colour.

    Down Yard Hump, Tees Marshalling Yard, Thornaby, Teesside.

    Various good shots, most close ups, of railway retarders at work as train wheels go over them during the tests. Railway wagons are seen free falling down a slope and being slowed down by retarders. Several shots of the men operating switchboard in control room overlooking the tracks.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961 - 1970
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    89563
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3194.05
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:04:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:22:00 / 01:17:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 4282 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 4282 B
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