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  • Short Summary

    Footage of a very old locomotive - probably an Agenorra from 1828.

  • Description

    No title. Camera tilts down from a long thin funnel to show a very old railway engine. Several men are pushing it towards the camera. C/U of the front of the engine. The locomotive is pushed past the camera. C/U of side of the train showing the pistons (?)

    Various shots of different parts of the engine. Camera tilts down to the wheels of the train. C/U of the front of the engine, camera tilts down. Man wearing a bowler hat walks in front of the camera then moves out of the way again. Another tilt shot of the front of the engine.

    Note: paper records state that this is an Agenorra from 1828. This is probably unedited material. Possibly for a Pathe Pictorial item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1000.21
    Media URN:
    18535
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:58:00 / 01:30:27:00
    Canister:
    EP 294

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "paper records state that this is an Agenorra" - actually this is the Foster, Rastrick and Co steam locomotive Agenoria. It is now preserved at the National Railway Museum in York.

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