Film: 514

Railways | 1910 | Silent | B/W


Baker Street to Aylesbury railway London . Suburbia from a steam train. Rickmansworth, Pinner. London Commuters 1910's

Though small stations. Poss. Including Sarah Siddons locomotive

On the platform at Baker street, men in bowler hats walk past the camera whilst train leaves the station. Camera shot from front of train as it goes through tunnel towards Harrow. More shots from front of train as it comes into Harrow station with people on the platform. Comes to a halt.

Intertitle: Branching off to Uxbridge

Shots from front of train as it goes into Ruislip station. Then carries on under some railway bridges and past a signal box. Then into Pinner Station, some shots of the village of Pinner including a sign on building for Sedgewicks. Carries along line - very rural looking and into another unknown station.
Then comes into Rickmansworth, shots of the embankment and empty roads from the train as it moves along. Past fields with grazing animals and canals, Through a chalk embankment.

Comes to Chorleywood, shots of the village from the train, some houses alongside with smoking chimneys. People watching from the road, children running in a field following the train.

Intertitle: Through the Chalfont District : Shardeloes and the Misbourne Valley.

Shot of a large house alongside the tracks, then through an embankment. Beautiful valley to one side with trees. Comes into a village and its station.
Carry along railway with shots of lovely countryside and then into Wendover station with small cottages and empty roads. Train carries on past some sidings with carriages. Comes into another station (Aylesbury?) with train pulling out in opposite direction.

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