The Signal engineers

United Kingdom, 1961

Film
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The signal engineer plays a vital part in Brtiain’s railway services. With modern equipment and systems rapidly replacing defunct methods, the signal-man’s task has become a complex one, demanding high standards of technical skill. His contribution to train control and passenger safety is illustrated.

Credits

producer

Edgar H. Anstey

production company

British Transport Films

Duration

00:25:55:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1961

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

28523

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Engineers

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Engineers

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Railroads

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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