• Short Summary

    A look at some old Manchester landmarks including first railway station in the world.

  • Description

    Manchester landmarks.

    Greater Manchester.

    Various shots of the Exchange Landing Stage. C/U of the plaque commemorating the first railway in the world from Manchester to Liverpool in 1830. M/S of the original station booking office. Various exterior shots of How-End Hall, large Elizabethan manor house outside Manchester. Various shots of the old Tudor shops in the market place, C/U sign "Old Shambles" on building. Various shots of the 14th century shops with C/U's of dates inscribed over doors.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1284.26
    Media URN:
    42824
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:41:00 / 01:48:57:00
    Canister:
    NSP 202

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