• Short Summary

    A train runs its last journey on a tiny old railway in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

  • Description

    No title, paperwork reads - Last journey of quaint old railway.

    Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

    M/S of tiny Quainton (?) Road railway station. M/S of steam train on platform, a lady looks in one of the windows. Various shots of the passengers waiting to go on the train's last journey before the line is closed. Various shots from the train as it sets off. All the passengers have their heads out of the window during the journey. M/S as a Guard carries a lamp and information board away from the shed with the engine outside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    845.16
    Media URN:
    12571
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:00:00 / 01:33:44:00
    Canister:
    35/96

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The railway line seen here was called the "Brill Tramway".

    Eliminating the current doubt in the shots list, Quainton Road IS the correct spelling.

    At 00:20 the train is seen passing through Westcott station.

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