A big robotic machine picks up old railway track and lays new sections, it can do half a mile a day. Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.
A Garratt type locomotive pulls the world's largest railway wagon (220 feet) at L.N.E.R.'s demonstration of modern freight transport. Sheffield, Yorkshire.
Wreckage of crashed steam train in Carlisle.
A "modern" (1933) train is compared to an "old fashioned" locomotive from 1831.
Nice footage of a steam train which carries only milk winding its way through the countryside.
Railcar designed to carry passengers on suburban lines.
The newly electrified railway line from London to Brighton is opened.
Excellent story about how tyres for the wheels of locomotives work.