• Short Summary

    ONE OF BRITAIN'S MOST FAMOUS RAILWAY ENGINES TODAY SET OUT ON THE FIRST STAGE OF A 3,000 MILE JOURNEY TO AMERICA.

  • Description

    ONE OF BRITAIN'S MOST FAMOUS RAILWAY ENGINES TODAY SET OUT ON THE FIRST STAGE OF A 3,000 MILE JOURNEY TO AMERICA.

    IT IS THE "DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER," AND IT'S TO BE PRESERVED IN THE AMERICAN NATIONAL RAILROAD MUSEUM GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN.

    THE ENGINE IS BEING PRESENTED TO THE MUSEUM BY THE BRITISH RAILWAY BOARD AS ONE OF THE BEST EXAMPLES OF A BRITISH STEAM LOCOMOTIVE.

    IT IS OF THE SAME CLASS AS MALLARD, HOLDER OF THE WORLD'S SPEED RECORD AT 126 MILES AND HOUR.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3G0QNK9FJK0LHMVYMAHE1NCGM
    Media URN:
    VLVA3G0QNK9FJK0LHMVYMAHE1NCGM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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