• Short Summary

    New invention - loco-trawler - vehicles that can drive on roads and rails.

  • Description

    Latest in rail road cars. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.

    London.

    Demonstration of new invention - "loco-trawler" - machine which is half lorry, half railway engine. Various shots of vehicle driving down steps using its rubber tyres. We see same machine on rails - rubber tyres lift up and are replaced automatically by train wheels. Various shots of "loco-trawler" shunting wagons on rails.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    843.04
    Media URN:
    12209
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/11/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:19:00 / 01:04:08:00
    Canister:
    35/89

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