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  • Short Summary

    Steam trains on parade in North Wales.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Conway Centenary Celebrations. "The Rocket" and "The Cornwall" come out of retirement to cross famous 100 year-old tubular bridge, once again." "Compare "the Irish Mail"."

    N. Wales

    C/U of "Rocket" nameplate. M/S as the train steams uphill with passengers in " L.M.S. Tender", which is pushed from behind by a large locomotive the "Cornwall".A man walks in front with a flag. The Cornwall has a very large centre wheel. M/S of the "Irish Mail " steaming out of a tunnel and coming up hill towards camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    698.24
    Media URN:
    33360
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:45:00 / 01:38:56:00
    Canister:
    G 1433

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