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

director

James Ritchie

producer

Edgar H. Anstey

production company

British Transport Films

Language

English

Duration

00:25:55:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28523

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

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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