This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Railwaymen at work repairing bomb damaged lines.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Railway Breakdown Crew at Work.

    M/Ss Signal men working levers in signal box. M/Ss Local steam passenger trains passing camera. Various good shots of repair gangs at work on bombed section of railway track. They fill bomb crater and replace sleepers, etc. Various shots of railway workers using cutters and cranes removing a wrecked signal gantry from across main line track. Several shots of wrecked rolling stock. More good shots of railwaymen at work on bomb damaged track also aided by heavy lifting equipment.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1633.13
    Media URN:
    60266
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:21:00 / 01:37:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 248 B

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment