• Short Summary

    Miniature railway in Romney & Hythe, Kent.

  • Description

    Romney & Hythe, Kent.

    A man working on a miniature locomotive of the smallest public railway in the world - children sized replica of the real trains. Two men rotating locomotive getting it ready for service. Several shots of the children entering train and the train departing and riding through the countryside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1254.03
    Media URN:
    42287
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:20:00 / 01:06:05:00
    Canister:
    NSP 107

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The railway featured here is the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway (RH&DR;).

    The railway is still going strong today. Here's a link to their website......

    www.rhdr.org.uk/

    Seen at 00:07 is their locomotive No. 7, named "Typhoon", built in 1927.

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