Informative item about how a railway carriage is made and assembled. Derby, Derbyshire.
Item title reads - Carriage Made!
An item showing how a railway carriage is made. Various shots as the metal is cut, welded and riveted. M/S of main frame being lowered onto wheels. M/S of coupling hook, M/S of its mould, it comes out of the furnace and a hammer shapes it. Various shots of the white hot metal. M/S of coupling hook being fitted. M/S of huge logs being lifted by a crane, M/S of them piled up on a trolley. Various shots as the wood is planed and turned. M/S as the body of the carriage is assembled. M/S of women polishing the exterior panels, M/S of men painting them. M/S of the carriage being examined, M/S as it undergoes its final inspection. M/S of the craftsmen looking at their work. The carriage drives off and they watch it go.