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colour , sound, 03 mins 41 secs


Programme showing the return of the vintage 'Cornwall' steam train (no. 3020) to Crewe, the town where it was built. A brass band plays and crowds are gathered in Crewe city centre whilst the train arrives on the back of a trailer. There are various interviews with people in the crowd including a man who worked on the Cornwall engine in 1907. A still is seen of the locomotive in its working days and there are shots of Crewe railway station, the interior of Crewe engineering railway works and a brief shot of Crewe's Christ Church.

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