Snowdrift at Bleath Gill

United Kingdom, 1955

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A freight train becomes snowbound in the West-Morland hills in Northern England. The Motive Power, Operating and Engineering Departments of British Transport go to work with snow-ploughs to reach the trapped train. Working through the night the team dig clear, and thaw out moving parts, and finally two engines help to clear the line.

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Edgar H. Anstey

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Kenneth J. Fairbairn



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