• Short Summary

    A massive train carries a huge amount of coal through South Australia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "S. Australia. A Mile Of Coal!"

    Port Augusta, South Australia. Shots of the World's Longest train.

    LV diesel railway engine pulling coal trucks towards camera. Shot from coal trucks looking along the whole length of mile long railway train. SV as coal trucks pass camera. Shot from coal trucks looking along the whole length. Travel shot from train, power station in background. GV coal trucks passing camera. Back view as coal trucks go away from camera showing the guards van at the rear. LV as engine pulls coal trucks towards camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1738.28
    Media URN:
    53966
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:08:00 / 01:39:44:00
    Canister:
    61/84

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