• Short Summary

    Unveiling of "Britannia," a new railway train, at London Marylebone Station, including speech by Minister of Transport Alfred Barnes

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: A New Engine is Christened

    ENGLAND: London: Marylebone Station:
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    BARNES ALFRED MP. Christens new locomotive at Marylebone Station. Speaking with driver makes speech. Unveils "Britannia" No. 70000, climbs onto footplate and drives off

    RAILWAYS. Marylebone Station where Mr Barnes christens a new locomotive. Shots of engine, final preparations. Barnes with driver, Shots British Railways Sign. Speech unveils "Britannia" No 70000, climbs onto the footplate and drives off

    Railways; Ceremonies - Launchings

    trains, engines, future, locomotive, Festival of Britain, Mainline Company, christening
    Background: Unveiling of "Britannia," a new railway train, at London Marylebone Station, including speech by Minister of Transport Alfred Barnes

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5SVHBX3NVWI4K8PO6OUKZZWDX
    Media URN:
    VLVA5SVHBX3NVWI4K8PO6OUKZZWDX
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/02/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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