• Short Summary

    Giant Italian locomotive arrives to festival site in London.

  • Description

    London.

    LV. Towards, locomotive being towed under bridge. SV. Back view, away from camera, locomotive being towed. CU. Pan, notice on front conveyor 'Danger Wide Load'. SV. Elevated, conveyor turning corner. CU. Locomotive turning corner. GV. Dome of Discovery, pan to engine. MV. Elevated, men lifting a car out of way of conveyor. CU. Near part of engine, pan down to wheels. CU. Front of engine. LV. Engine standing outside Dome of Discovery.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1437.11
    Media URN:
    46860
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/01/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:55:00 / 01:19:40:00
    Canister:
    51/9

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The engine being towed is Indian Railways Class WG 2-8-2 freight locomotive No. 8350.

    The heavy haulage vehicle pulling the loco is a Wynn's Diamond T. At the rear, pushing the loco, is a Wynn's Pacific tractor.

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