Mr. Sparshatt is seen with his steam engine, 'Papyrus'.
Driver Sparshatt in LNER's record run. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - news in brief from around the World.
Location of events unknown.
Various shots of steam engine, 'Papyrus'. C/U of engine driver (Mr. W. Sparshatt) and firemen (coal stoker) Webster. Mr. S. speaks to camera. The train was the first steam engine to travel at 100 mph, recorded on 5 March 1935.
Note: sound track is missing.