Footage of women at work on railway during Second World War in Wortley, Yorkshire.
C/U of lamp at Wortley station in Yorkshire. Good L/S of steam locomotive pulling into the station. M/S of Mrs Gittins (?) who looks after the station all on her own pushing porter's trolley with luggage on it. M/S of Mrs Gittins writing in the station log. Several other shot of Mrs Gittins at work.
Nice M/S of small rabbits looking out of box. L/S of Mrs Gittins on platform as train goes past. Various shots of young woman digging soil from under track for plate laying. C/U of woman wiping her brow with cloth. M/S of four women carrying sleeper and putting it into position. M/S of woman undoing bolt with large spanner. More good shots of women at work on the track.