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  • Short Summary

    Senior officers attend naming ceremony for a steam train named after their Regiment.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Watford. Salute Engine No. 6167 'The Hertfordshire Regt.'. Brig. Gen. Viscount Hampden and Guard of Honour of The Regiment at unveiling of the name-plate of latest L.M.S. passenger engine."

    Watford, Hertfordshire.

    Group of soldiers and dignitaries gather in front of steam engine No. 6167. A veil hangs over the name plate.

    Senior officer and other dignitaries mount podium by locomotive and reveal the name of the train. 'The Hertfordshire Regiment'.

    MS of Regimental flag and Union Jack hanging from front of train.

    Shots of people looking around the train.

    Children climb up onto the footplate to meet the engine driver and see in the cab.

    N.B. LMS Stands for London Midlands Scottish Railways.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    729.24
    Media URN:
    6568
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:02:00 / 01:32:56:00
    Canister:
    33/60

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