• Short Summary

    The "Giggleswick" engine is the first to be named after a public school, and is unveiled by the headmaster in Settle, Yorkshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Settle.

    First engine to be named after a public school - "Giggleswick" christened at Settle - Yorkshire.

    M/S of the engine surrounded by people. M/S of the boys from Giggleswick school. M/S as the headmaster unveils the name and smashes a bottle of champagne against it. Various shots of boys in school uniform watching and applauding. M/S as boys queue up to get on and have a look. Various shots of boys looking around the outside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.56
    Media URN:
    18191
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:00:00 / 01:49:21:00
    Canister:
    38/89

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