• Short Summary

    The rail strike is over, Britain's railways get back into their stride.

  • Description

    Willesden & King's Cross Station, London.

    Scenes marking the end of the rail strike. GV. Engines getting steam up. CU. Engine driver oiling. CU. Front of engine, man sweeping. CU. Fireman and driver walking to start work. SCU. Engine moving. GV. Engines moving. GV. Goods truck loaded with coal, moving. GV. Train going at speed. SCU. Train coming towards camera at speed. Shot from driver's cabin at speed. CU. Man reading paper. Shot from driver's cabin. CU. Train pulling into station, platform, people opening doors and stepping out. SCU. People passing through gates.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene I.)

    Note: All shots from speeding train until the end of the item are speeded shots.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    531.14
    Media URN:
    30860
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:38:00 / 01:21:42:00
    Canister:
    55/49

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