Title ID 3375Collection ID433
Title[Trains & Transport]
Date[ca. 1930s - 1950s]
CollectionEric Sparks
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
KeywordsAirports Railway Stations Railways Second World War (1939-1945) Trains Transport Wars
LocalBrighton Hove London Worthing Brookwood
RegionalBrighton and Hove East Sussex Greater London West Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom United States North and Central America
ProductionEric J. Sparks
CameraEric J. Sparks
DistributorSouthern Steam DVD (WSRO + SEFVA), 2004.
EditorEric J. Sparks
FormatMixed Colour and Black & White Silent
Duration15 min. 10 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


A compilation of amateur material recording trains, locomotives and railway stations in England and the United States of America. The film also contains footage of a Battle of Britian dogfight in which one of the pilots is forced to parachute from his plane.


Stations that feature include Hove Station, Brighton Station, Dyke branch, Worthing, London Victoria, Waterloo, Brookwood.