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  • Short Summary

    Railway tracks tested and improved at railway research centre in Derby.

  • Description

    Derby, Derbyshire.

    GV. Exterior research centre in Derby. MS. Sign "Railway Research Centre". Various shots of rail sections undergoing pressure tests in complicated apparatus. Various shots of a sleeper undergoing load tests. Various shots of a demonstration with an 'audigagey' used for detecting flaws in rail ends by Ultrasonic test. Various shots of a demonstration of the latest flaw detector working on a visual graph system. MS. Piece of metal used in rail making being tested in the centre's metal laboratories. Various shots of train wheels passing over rail and points at a busy junction.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 10/11/1967.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3225.05
    Media URN:
    90169
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:29:00 / 01:17:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 4313 B

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