• Short Summary

    An old steam wagon prepares to leave for round the world trip. Earl's Court, London.

  • Description

    No title - Steam wagon to make round the world trip. Earl's Court, London.

    Exterior M/S Earl's Court, pan to steam wagon which is parked outside. C/U mural on side, "Britannia's Grand Global Tour". M/S Carol Heaney and another driver climbing up into cab. C/U as they look at the engine. C/U model of a panda. Notice on panda, "Help to Save World's Wildlife". Interior M/S Carol inside wagon taking box of tea bags and two mugs down from cupboard.

    C/U as coal is shovelled into boiler of steam wagon. C/U funnel of steam wagon showing smoke. M/S as Chancellor Roy Jenkins talks to one of the crew in driving cab. C/U Roy Jenkins. M/S Roy Jenkins shaking hands with one of the crew in cab as they prepare to leave. M/S one of the crew in cab, pan up to the funnel. M/S steam wagon as it comes towards camera. M/S steam wagon, camera pans as it leaves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2231.09
    Media URN:
    57546
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:48:00 / 01:12:42:00
    Canister:
    69/86

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