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  • Short Summary

    A parade of different engines and rolling stock marks railway centenary in Darlington.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Railway centenary celebrations. Duke and Duchess of York witness wonderful procession of locomotives and rolling stock that tells the story of a century's progress. Darlington, Durham.

    M/S as the locomotives ride along in a line, various shots of all different types of engines and rolling stock from over the century. M/S of carriages rolling along charting civilisation from 3000 years ago with cavemen to the present day with Britannia. M/S of first engine next to modern day one, rolling along together, M/S of shafts moving up and down. C/U of sign '1. locomotion 1825.' C/U of the wheels of old locomotive going round. Various shots as they roll along together.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    410.20
    Media URN:
    19611
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:20:00 / 01:29:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1204

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