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  • Short Summary

    Railway guard and his family living in railway cottage over the tunnel - colour.

  • Description

    This material is shot in colour.

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    Various shots of the people skiing on mild slopes at unknown ski resort. Not too much snow around, just enough to cover the slope. Several shots of the ski lift cable and small barrack with its engine in.

    Long shot of entrance to a tunnel with railway cottage over it and two towers at each side of the cottage. Trains enter the tunnel and come out on the other side. Several shots, from train travelling through tunnel, train driver in cabin and the train entering station. Railway guard enters the train at station and leaves it at another. He walks out of railway building. Several shots of the guard arriving home - railway cottage over the tunnel between the two fortresses. His children run to greet him, four daughters. Wife and the fifth daughter at door. LS. Top shot, railway cottage, towers on each side and train entering the tunnel. Several shots of the surroundings, showing fields and farmhouses. More shots of the cottage, trains and fields around. Railway guard waving through train window as he travels to work.

    (Eastman Neg.)

    Cataloguer's note - paperwork states this is unused colour pictorial material.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:51:00 / 01:15:34:00
    UN 3781 E

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  1. Unknown user says

    These are my grandparents, My mum and my Aunts! To see this was truly breathtaking... Thank you

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  2. Unknown user says

    Thank you very much for keeping this online. I have just downloaded it for my mum and family who have found this very heart warming to she loved ones who are no longer with us.

    Very impressed with the ease of use. Brought and downloaded in a matter of minutes.

    Thank you

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