Detail

Title ID 3378Collection ID433
Title[Old Steam Railways]
Date[ca. 1938]
CollectionEric Sparks
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeTransport
KeywordsRailway Stations Railways Trains Transport Travel
Location
LocalFittleworth Midhurst Partridge Green Petersfield Pulborough
RegionalHampshire West Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionEric J. Sparks
CameraEric J. Sparks
DistributorSouthern Steam DVD (WSRO + SEFVA), 2004.
EditorEric J. Sparks
FormatStandard 8mm Black & White Silent
Duration19 min. 25 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Film showing the operation of the Midhurst Railways line between Pulborough and Midhurst. The film shows passengers and staff on platforms, level crossings, scenes of the Sussex landscape filmed from the moving trains, and the locomotives themselves. Station stops include Fittleworth, Midhurst, Petersfield, and Partridge Green.

Stills

A still from [Old Steam Railways] (ca.1938) showing a steam locomotive