Film: 11778

Railways | 1930 | Sound | B/W

Clip:

An online film clip is not available yet, please contact us for a viewing

Synopsis:

'London to Edinburgh flyer locomotive, The Royal Scot, gets escorted by 'Broadway Limited' passenger train to Chicago's World Fair.'

Long view of the Royal Scot and the Broadway Limited side by side, in front a man talks into an old fashioned microphone and introduces the two drivers to each other, Mister Derby is the driver of the Scot and Gilbertson drives the Broadway. Long view of trains side by side looking up at cabins with drivers shaking hands from opposite trains. Two trains come towards camera at same speed side by side with loud noise. Pulling lever. Trains towards and under camera. Man stoking. Aerial view of trains advancing at speed towards camera.


To request more details on this film, please contact us quoting Film number 11778.