Film: 3789

Railways | 1980 | Sound | Colour


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A mixed bag of railway history including the replica of Locomotion; King George V in action from Hereford to Newport; GWR '45XX' 2-6-2T No 4555 on the Dart Valley Railway at Staverton; a study of the Royal coaches at the National Railway Museum in York and three American preserved railroads: the Strasburg in Pennsylvania with a four-mile run behind a Badwin 2-10-0; the Reader Railroad in Arkansas with a 23-mile line built in 1925 with a hundred timber trestles; and an old Norfolk and Western 2-10-0 still working to feed scrap metal to the North Western Steel and Wire Company of Illinois.

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