Railway School (1936)

  • Description

    West Hartlepool, Cleveland. Schoolgirls and boys walk across the platform at Hartlepool railway station. They go into a classroom in a special demonstration railway van. They are learning about modern transport. Shots of girls in classroom. Girls pull signal lever at side of track. MS of signal changing. They climb onto the footplate of a steam locomotive to look around. Shots of schoolboys pulling lever to operate points. Girls smile out from footplate of steam train. A railway man shows the boys the various working parts of the steam train. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:1226.32
  • Owner

  • Source

    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hGj3lLy2x8
    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 10 months ago
    Viewed: 956 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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