Film: 1689

Railways | 1930 | Silent | B/W


Seaside resort town of Llandudno in Wales, the pier and beach with the Great Orme railway, 1930's.

A record of the cable-operated Great Orme railway at Llandudno, Wales, using the San Francisco-style traction cable in a slot in the road driven from a central power station. When this film was made, the system was still worked by stationary steam engines, now replaced by electro motors.

Train, engine, locomotive. North Wales.

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