Flying Scotsman makes non-stop run from London to Edinburgh to mark 40th anniversary.
No title. 40th anniversary of first non-stop run to Edinburgh by "Flying Scotsman" train. Kings Cross, London to Waverley Station, Edinburgh, Scotland.
M/S the Flying Scotsman steam engine in Kings Cross Station. L/S ditto. C/U steam from the Flying Scotsman. M/S the engine. M/S Mrs Godfrey, daughter of train's designer Sir Nigel Gresley, talking to driver. M/S the engine. Various shots train pulling out of platform 10 of Kings Cross station. Point of view shot from train as it leaves Kings Cross.
M/S coaches going away from camera. Point of view shot of the line from the steam engine. Panning shot the Flying Scotsman on its way to Edinburgh. L/S Edinburgh skyline. Panning shot to Waverley Station. L/S sign "Waverley Station". L/S as the Flying Scotsman pulls into the station. C/U nameplate: "Flying Scotsman". L/S the Provost of Edinburgh shaking hands with Alan Pegler, the engine's present owner. C/U Alan Pegler. L/S the Flying Scotsman.