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  • Short Summary

    A large model railway in a garden is featured.

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    "It's a model Clockwork Railway, perfect in scale and detail. Here's the terminus, complete with platforms, sidings, signals, etc." M/S of man tending to his model railway - outside in a garden. High angle shot of railway showing tracks and trains. One of the trains moves off. Various shots of the railway in operation.

    "Let us follow it on its short journey round the garden." L/S of two trains passing. "A real tunnel, too..." High angle of the tunnel, a train emerges. Another train enters the tunnel. "...and a countryside station. Note the "down" signal which allows the goods trains to pass." High angle shot as train stops at the signal. Another train passes. "Now over the cleverly made viaduct, and back to the terminus." High angle shot of train passing over the viaduct. M/S of train approaching the station.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 615.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:26:00 / 01:48:29:00
    EP 257

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