• Short Summary

    A steam locomotive is presented to Canadian railroad museum.

  • Description

    No title - Steam locomotive presented to Canadian railroad museum.

    M/S of floating crane being towed into Victoria Dock with the A4 Pacific engine No. 60010, named "Dominion of Canada", locomotive on board. M/S top of crane, pan down wires to the cradle on which is slung the locomotive. M/S of the locomotive and floating crane. M/S of the floating crane, pan to the ship 'Beaveroak London'. C/U the stern of the ship. M/S on crane, pan to the locomotive now about to be lowered onto ship. C/U the locomotive. C/U side of locomotive showing name 'Dominion of Canada'. M/S side of locomotive pan to cabin. C/U back of locomotive. M/S of John Ratter, Member of the British Railways Board and Acting High Commissioner for Canada Geoffrey Murray shaking hands. C/U shaking hands. M/S of man signalling crane to lower. M/S locomotive now lowered below the deck line.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:08:00 / 01:53:54:00

Comments (3)

  1. jamied says

    The locomotive seen here is the A4 Pacific engine No. 60010, named "Dominion of Canada".

  2. Mallardthebigengine says

    I hadn't seen this until now, right after Mallard 75.

  3. British Pathé says

    Thanks very much.

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